Monthly Archives: September 2014

Changes to the Laws of Chess

There are two main changes A player can now only make one illegal move.  A second illegal move by the same player will end the game – normally as a loss for that player. If a player moves a pawn

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50th Northumberland Chess Congress

Open, U165 and U135 Open FIDE rated! 5 rounds £500 first prize in Open, £250 in lower sections, plus places and grading prizes (subject to entries) Very affordable £28/£22 entry for ECF Members. the rate of play will be 40 moves

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