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by abiodun
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:59 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Chess Pronunciations
Replies: 0
Views: 56

Chess Pronunciations

While going thru some of my old chess material, I happened upon this list and thought that some here might benefit. I cannot vouch for the accuracy of any of his phonetics .... :roll: "PRONOUNCE THAT CHESS WORD", by Bill Wall ###################################################### Here is a list of ...
by abiodun
Thu Sep 19, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Why One Game/Move At A Time ...?
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Re: Why One Game/Move At A Time ...?

........ I figure it's from the list being too long and it places recently moved "Rather than" lowest time. And some people can't get through the mounds of games they commit to. Thanks Mustang ...... I think maybe you've got something there ...I didn't think about that ! I suppose that not every pl...
by abiodun
Sat Sep 14, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Why One Game/Move At A Time ...?
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Re: Why One Game/Move At A Time ...?

Well Stated GCohen ! ..... You raised a Big Chuckle from me !
by abiodun
Sat Sep 14, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Why One Game/Move At A Time ...?
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Why One Game/Move At A Time ...?

..................................... http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSQ1_JYEXb-4bilmAbFr0FRGOOHhirA2UWgxGp8_PE1EotO2_aHUa6aHAq4 ................................... Greetings All ! Even though it's only just some of my opponents who do this, still I'm wondering ...... Why do some opponents...
by abiodun
Sun Jun 30, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Rating ceiling and floor.
Replies: 5
Views: 493

Re: Rating ceiling and floor.

Mmmmmm, WoW Ziggy, !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Seems like you have POURED a lot of thinking into this post ..... Perhaps as much as you do into your Chess Game Moves, here at Net-Chess ! ! ! .... :shock: Either way, here's a quote I found on Google ............... "Chess rating system. A chess rating sys...
by abiodun
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Rusty King (USA) wants postal opposition
Replies: 7
Views: 675

Re: Rusty King (USA) wants postal opposition

Thanks for Responding RedKetchupLover ! ! ! However, after some consideration on my part ....I'm a bit hesitant now to communicate/give up my email address.... to those incarcerated ?????? I hope you can appreciate/understand my feelings .....???? .......................................... http://t...
by abiodun
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Rusty King (USA) wants postal opposition
Replies: 7
Views: 675

Re: Rusty King (USA) wants postal opposition

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Oh ... Okay ! Will Do !
by abiodun
Fri Jun 14, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Rusty King (USA) wants postal opposition
Replies: 7
Views: 675

Re: Rusty King (USA) wants postal opposition

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcR69jISuTb_xi0H6fCkWzeShIWCuHNGQpvlUKi108qVgmNYdjAorKUewjg Hey There RedKetchupLover ..... Our Most Prolific Net-Chess Forum Poster ! ! ! I was beginning to think that perhaps you were DECEASED .... But I guess NOT SO ! Anyway, when you suggest that this pers...
by abiodun
Sun May 19, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Games not rated
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Re: Games not rated

Hmmmmm ....???
Hold On Ziggy, Sir ......
Are you saying that these 2 games SHOULD HAVE BEEN RATED .....????? But were NOT ?????
I'm a bit Confused ..... Please Kindly Elaborate ......
by abiodun
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Very interesting....
Replies: 2
Views: 295

Re: Very interesting....

Not Me .... !
by abiodun
Thu Mar 07, 2019 1:57 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: HPI Identity Leak Checker
Replies: 8
Views: 1007

Re: HPI Identity Leak Checker

........................................... http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRjRkk2hHKJAVjahRr46nrLUDXY7D7TOAVQ9uYIPYW2UcnVXk2Gn2siWJut Mr. Greg ............ Many Thanks for Sharing Your Internet / Chess-Net Knowledge With Us All Here ! ! ! You've Put My Mind at Ease ! ! ! Hello There Mr. U ...
by abiodun
Sun Mar 03, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: HPI Identity Leak Checker
Replies: 8
Views: 1007

Re: HPI Identity Leak Checker

......................................... http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRNvXS5mtMTXTcds3q2ylSGJhgGFHWD89GRakD0oyCy-_ocYxXheW0016Ui Thanks U, for this Interesting Post ! I never use to worry about such things as this ... but I suppose our world changes hourly ! What To Do Now .....? ? ? .....
by abiodun
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Happy...
Replies: 1
Views: 380

Re: Happy...

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I Feel You, Redketchuplover ! ! !
by abiodun
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Chess News
Topic: Vladimir Kramnik...
Replies: 1
Views: 421

Re: Vladimir Kramnik...

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by abiodun
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: This site is worth...
Replies: 5
Views: 6510

Re: This site is worth...

cliff wrote:
Sun Sep 11, 2016 10:27 pm
Actually, I think this site is priceless! Much like some diamonds!

Dollars and cents can't always be a measurement of the enjoyment something like this has brought to so many of us!

:)
Brother Cliff ........ Well Stated, My Friend ! ! ! YES ! ! !
by abiodun
Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Snowfall and Chess ? ? ?
Replies: 1
Views: 558

Snowfall and Chess ? ? ?

............................................. http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRgEERKCxtjbttRjwGxL9ryEooEurbgX3Xd5nTUUjdwa3iuqbwe2Gkp4ITrOA Somehow ...... I'm not sure just why or how, but Snowfall / Snow Flakes seem to MAGICALLY INCREASE My Thinking / Analyzing Abilities over chess boards ....
by abiodun
Tue Aug 14, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: PGN format
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

Re: PGN format

Greetings Imreallylousy ! ! ! First go to your main user's page and look on the left towards the top for "My Profile" . Click on this. Next, look below the box of lined info for "Rating History" . Click on this. You should now be on a page that shows a listing of the games you have played with vari...
by abiodun
Mon Jul 16, 2018 5:44 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Play A Lifer!
Replies: 5
Views: 1606

Re: Play A Lifer!

..................................... http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ4gVdNrRuJghJBD7d3CkePYXgjxlVkOWTNCj7tRDoBeJSlgCsUHVWoHvmxnQ Tsk-Tsk-Tsk ...... Shame on me ! The fact that Redketchuplover was providing us with what appears to be a U.S. mail address , I should have realized that this w...
by abiodun
Sun Jul 15, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Play A Lifer!
Replies: 5
Views: 1606

Re: Play A Lifer!

Thanks Greg for this clarification. The mere thought of them being able to go on-line
freightens me :)

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by abiodun
Sat Jul 14, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Play A Lifer!
Replies: 5
Views: 1606

Re: Play A Lifer!

........................................................ http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTJnKPeNXPKzAl6yS9cEtsyBp31LJIzbqyPjUpyvcCTZJ8dZ4dNP-pz1gw Greetings Redketchuplover ! I was not aware that inmates were allowed access to the internet ...... Is this true ! Otherwise, how then are they ...
by abiodun
Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Forfeits and move time limit
Replies: 6
Views: 9045

Re: Forfeits and move time limit

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by abiodun
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: We're.............
Replies: 2
Views: 1077

Re: We're.............

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by abiodun
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Top Movers
Replies: 4
Views: 1838

Re: Top Movers

Hey There Ziggy ..... ! I have to totally agree with you ....simply too many moves to calculate in one day for me ! .................................. http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcR8iaNpN35Sjr_MthsezQdqxTug6q731GCwC9OE7EvxU_SHcOqqv_Zh8ww ......................................... ....but...
by abiodun
Sat Dec 23, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Merry Christmas Net-Chess.Com ! ! !
Replies: 1
Views: 1853

Merry Christmas Net-Chess.Com ! ! !

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by abiodun
Sat Nov 04, 2017 5:51 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Favorite Openings?!
Replies: 8
Views: 5240

Re: Favorite Openings?!

Thanks Iamachessstudent [/b] for starting this Stimulating Topic ! I wish to add a quote which is not directly related to your subject matter here, but just might inspire some other forum/site member like it has inspired me these past 18 or so years since it was first published. And Yes ..... it can...
by abiodun
Wed Nov 01, 2017 4:23 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Favorite Openings?!
Replies: 8
Views: 5240

Re: Favorite Openings?!

The lower your rating the less important are the opening moves. Computer analysis shows that at my level I make weak moves and blunders more often than I care to admit. What is the use of playing the opening like a strong GM and then playing the rest of the game like a 1600 patzer ? " Well stated I...
by abiodun
Sun Jul 30, 2017 7:51 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Are we getting stronger?
Replies: 2
Views: 3902

Re: Are we getting stronger?

............................................. http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQedTZ7Nu9BqlD7_JNqj52F7_Who6L2AI7uVjka4EZEWTHphDyYJdgOdWc Interesting comments and insights you have shared here with us Irrawang ! Thank-You ! I consider myself one of the dinosaurs, since I don't own or have eve...
by abiodun
Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Happy Birthday...
Replies: 3
Views: 3771

Re: Happy Birthday...

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by abiodun
Thu Jun 22, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Chess News
Topic: 28 straight wins...
Replies: 4
Views: 6390

Re: 28 straight wins...

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTFPZ9LuK10_A9llFfpT86bg1UuceMaP2k5AOFxFLiO86aRUig773-LZok Thanks so much Redketchuplover for all of these bits of noteworthy chess events you so graciously share with us ! :D I think it would be even nicer if you could also share with us any of the Who-What-...
by abiodun
Tue Jun 20, 2017 11:31 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Be careful with your furry friends in the heat.
Replies: 2
Views: 4762

Re: Be careful with your furry friends in the heat.

Point well taken Greg, especially with more hot/humid weather to be had this summer.

My condolences to your loss ... :(
by abiodun
Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:47 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Is This a Net-Chess First ???.....
Replies: 4
Views: 6295

Re: Is This a Net-Chess First ???.....

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Hello George .... Your remark above raised a few chuckles from me. :lol: :lol: :lol:

We'll meet again across the boards ... I'm sure.
by abiodun
Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Is This a Net-Chess First ???.....
Replies: 4
Views: 6295

Is This a Net-Chess First ???.....

Never before have I played in or even witnessed the following results ..... 3 Player Match: m1493667079 Game White Black Moves Last Move Status g1105280913 gcohen abiodun 36 6/17/2017 Draw . g1105280914 abiodun gcohen 33 6/13/2017 Draw . g1105280915 fluors gcohen 41 5/26/2017 Draw . g1105280916 gco...
by abiodun
Thu Jun 01, 2017 12:15 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Calculating Moves [again] After MidNight ....
Replies: 0
Views: 2393

Calculating Moves [again] After MidNight ....

............................................. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_1GPeLz5A6xk/RwlI3Iqc6iI/AAAAAAAAACk/IN6SD2sR4Jg/s400/moonlight.jpg To All My Worthy Opponents Here at Net-Chess .... Jozeph - Fluors - GCohen - Zzvotra - WVManiac - JVan - and All Others ..... All of You Guys who play these UNOR...
by abiodun
Mon May 29, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Most embarrassing defeat ever...
Replies: 3
Views: 3972

Re: Most embarrassing defeat ever...

Thanks RedKetchupLover for sharing ! I only wish that in order for us to better appreciate the true flavor of your loss, you would have provided us with the PGN, or at least the move order numbers .... :?: [Event " "] [Site " "] [Date " "] [Round " "] [White ELO " "] [Black ELO " "] [Result " "] [E...
by abiodun
Sat May 13, 2017 1:42 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Stale Chess (variant idea)
Replies: 3
Views: 4325

Re: Stale Chess (variant idea)

Win by Stalemate ...? No Such Thing ! Chess is War ! [/b] I happen to agree with Knightmare ! ...................................... http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQlcVSl9XGZaEI3k5FDVu9CrgfJQGoHGhtGjxqq460v8IAbxL6MHeEWb1U .............................................. However, Redketchupl...
by abiodun
Tue Apr 25, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Chess News
Topic: In Reykjavik...
Replies: 3
Views: 5685

Re: In Reykjavik...

Thanks Redketchuplover ... I Found It ! , although the players' colors are reversed from your reply above. Here's the PGN of the game for any curious members : [Event "Reykjavik Open 2017"] [Site "Reykjavik ISL"] [Date "2017.04.19"] [Round "1.116"] [White "Wecker, Martin"] [Black "Petursson, Armann...
by abiodun
Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Chess News
Topic: In Reykjavik...
Replies: 3
Views: 5685

Re: In Reykjavik...

At what tourney/where/when .... or maybe I should ask at which online chess site ? ?
by abiodun
Wed Mar 08, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: Chess News
Topic: Zhongyi Tan...
Replies: 2
Views: 3475

Re: Zhongyi Tan...

After reading his numerous "Chess News" posts here, I wish to nominate our REDKETCHUPLOVER as Our Most Prolific "Chess-Net News Sharer" ! ! ! And present Him with this "Trophy of Recognition" ! Saludos REDKETCHUPLOVER ! ! ! ................................................... http://t1.gstatic.com/i...
by abiodun
Thu Mar 02, 2017 10:56 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: 9 World Championships...
Replies: 3
Views: 4209

Re: 9 World Championships...

redketchuplover wrote:I think Rapid is usually 25m + 10s/move and Blitz is 5m + 3s/move


Oh ... Okay ! This sounds to be an already established time control. Shows me how little I knew ... :(
by abiodun
Thu Mar 02, 2017 10:13 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: 9 World Championships...
Replies: 3
Views: 4209

Re: 9 World Championships...

............................................. http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRhqf45H65Jyy0cBLcXy0YIatyQGJWBPqRcqTyygxRWgBOeYd9nEMqMMDK8 ........................................... I like your proposed setup .... but what would the difference be, between Rapid and Blitz ... ? ? ? I'm guessi...
by abiodun
Mon Jan 30, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: unable to login
Replies: 3
Views: 4240

Re: unable to login

Greetings John ! I've been waiting patiently for someone in the know [Greg] to provide you with some possible solutions .... but meanwhile, the first thought that came to me was ..... How you were even able to post this forum message, unless you were able to log in ? ? ? Perhaps you haven't given u...
by abiodun
Tue Jan 03, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: About signing up for the 2017 tournament...
Replies: 1
Views: 2958

Re: About signing up for the 2017 tournament...

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Thanks Sonrisante ! Good Stuff To Know & Remember !
by abiodun
Tue Aug 23, 2016 12:36 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: A New Tourney Beginning Now ..... 1.Nf3
Replies: 0
Views: 2945

A New Tourney Beginning Now ..... 1.Nf3

.................................................. http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTvoOWlmWFssQFepBdzab_IoqRsP4IQEV1BfE66W0EQ-1TwVgz755TJO2vN .............................................................. "Sometimes the term "Réti Opening" is used to describe the opening move 1.Nf3, althoug...
by abiodun
Thu Aug 18, 2016 5:27 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?
Replies: 6
Views: 8879

Re: Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?

I just payed the server for the first time in a year or so. I was losing as I always do when I play the server, so I forced the server into the "3 move repetition " rule. However, the game didn't end. It just kept on going. I stopped playing after about 10 repetitive moves. Does the server not reco...
by abiodun
Tue Aug 16, 2016 2:01 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?
Replies: 6
Views: 8879

Re: Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?

Yea, you can use as much time as you want, the seconds per move is just for the engine's time limit. The engine is the GNU Chess Engine. Ohhhh ..... Okay .... Got It ! So now, in the words of The Olympic Games .... Let These Games Begin ! ! ! ! ...................................... http://t2.gstat...
by abiodun
Tue Aug 16, 2016 6:26 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?
Replies: 6
Views: 8879

Re: Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?

.......................................................... http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTFJ-nU8FEzHgmmVXplMJuuEKp6kuDMKt0j3HwWF3AS8GtPixO4v3UT5Lg .......................................... Hey Y'All ..... I Think I Got My Answer ....... ! ! ! I was able to beat-up on Our Net-Chess Playin...
by abiodun
Mon Aug 15, 2016 12:07 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?
Replies: 6
Views: 8879

Playing Against Our Net-Chess Server Engine ?

......................................................... http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQjqnxsDuOi5Ouez5U1G-7Z3FBhWC_8J3tqfwKXvi2T_ji777l-LexkCLg ......................................................... Our Net-Chess Server Engine Causes Me Stress ! ! While awaiting for my opponents to m...
by abiodun
Sat Aug 06, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Perhaps My Last .. ? ..?
Replies: 1
Views: 3587

Perhaps My Last .. ? ..?

........................................... http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRffKxmpGI6JJyD4ImQFb-iyAv6gv2hgD2MAlHPicRGBUK2e7xMC3C7b40 I hope I'm not violating any posting rules by posting this here .... But I simply wished to share with my chess-playing Net-Chess public here , just how T-H-...
by abiodun
Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:09 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: New Rating History Graphs
Replies: 2
Views: 3906

Re: New Rating History Graphs

I Agree ! :!:
by abiodun
Tue Jun 28, 2016 8:37 pm
Forum: Books, Software, and Websites
Topic: https://chessrex.com is...
Replies: 4
Views: 7237

Re: https://chessrex.com is...

I'm really curious Redketchuplover ...... How can you tell ?..?..?

Please educate me [us].