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  1. World Chess Championships Bori… JamesPeirce The main problem with trying to make chess less boring is long-time co…
  2. Why not puzzles of other varia… Tangelo777 @kenlauescuadro There are at Special …
  3. Why not puzzles of other varia… kenlauescuadro Why aren't there crazyhouse puzzles, or antichess puzzles in lichess?
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  5. Bring back the world map! russell2601 The world map on the settings page used to show graphically all the ga…
  6. **BUG** Using "New Opponent" a… SelfmateMan Related: i would like if clicking 'new opponent' in the game window af…
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  8. Puzzle nr. 13933 Hedgeturtle Okay, so was playing the puzzle nr. 13933, and even though I found the…
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  14. Puzzle of the day 13933 Ricoow Ah you are right thank you for your help :) Indeed missed that move. T…
  15. World Chess Championships Bori… CM Reeceys @Asius Thanks man! I'm only twenty years old, don't know why @WarOverA…
  16. Puzzle of the day 13933 lwjon I think its due to the fact that you didnt see the pawn that can move,…
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  18. I don´t win normal games anymo… chessanalyst Take a week off then come back. I do it every once in a while and ofte…
  19. World Chess Championships Bori… CM Reeceys Hi, my name is Reece Thompson. I run a chess show on YouTube, and I…
  20. Bishop versus knight endgame SelfmateMan 48.Nd6+ won the bishop. 48.Nxh6? was indeed an interesting draw. Probl…
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2016 WCC, Tie-Breaks: The Elegant End

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2016 WCC, Game 12: A Toothless 35 Minute Draw

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2016 WCC, Game 11: Karjakin's Last Try with White

Karjakin returns to 1.e4, will Carlsen suprise him with something new?