This is a blog mainly for members of the Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club Chess Club which meets every Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm at the Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club (117 Ryedale Road
West Ryde NSW). It is intended to generate discussion and debate on chess and provide an additional forum for members to look at and comment on other members' chess games.
Thursday, 10 May 2012
Puzzle from US Women Chess Championships
The US Chess Championships and the Women Chess Championships is currently underway in St Louis. The official website has the live games and live commentary with Jennifer Shahade (the one with the nasal tone in her voice) and GM Ben Finegold.
From Round 2,
In this position, White just played 18 Rf1-f3. This is a blunder. How should Black punish this?