Author archives: admin_name

  • novelties

    Three Theoretical Novelties: Let’s See How They Run

    January 7, 2014 • Featured, Games9829

    By Daniel Quigley Theoretical Novelty (TN): A move, usually played in the opening, thought not to have been played before. This normally refers to the effort of serious titled players engaged in prepared and  conscious planning, or the luck of an inspired...

  • Games: 2013 GA State Championship

    January 1, 2014 • Games1376

    John Lattier(2015)—Ruifeng Li(2310) 2013 GA St Champ’ship, 2013.05.03(1) 1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 Nc6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Bd6 5. Na3 Bc5 6. Nc4 e4 7. Ne5 Nxe5 8. Bxe5 O-O 9. Bb2 c6 10. Be2 d5 11. h4 d4 12. Nh3 Qb6 13. Qc1 Nd5 14. Ba3 dxe3 15. fxe3 Rd8 16. Bxc5...

  • Report: It’s Damir Again at 2013 State Championship

    July 1, 2012 • Featured, News, Tournament Results1057

    Setting a new attendance record, 130 played in this year’s state championship tournament. Only the new unrated section was underrepresented. The GCA paid out over $10,000 in prize money—one of the richest prize funds in a while. (The GCA is appreciative...