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Two Knights Defense with 4. Ng5 | Chess Openings Explained

Dennis LaRue takes away the trickery of the "Fried Liver" attack and looks at the best ways to play the Two Knights Defense for both sides. An alternate name for the defense is the Chigorin Counterattack.

C58 Two knights defence

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Leinier Domínguez vs. Ildar Ibragimov, 2012 | Games to Know by Heart - GM Elshan Moradiabadi

Grandmaster Elshan Moradiabadi looks at a modern classic in the advance French Defense: Cuba's Domínguez Perez vs. the USA's Ildar Ibragimov in the 2012 Russian Team Championships.

Leinier Dominguez Perez vs Ildar Ibragimov, Russian Team Championships (2012): C02 French, advance, Paulsen attack

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Scholastic Tournament Blog: Spring Fever Chess Tournament

by Richard Pointer, Scholastic Coordinator


This past Sunday, scholastic chess returned to Saint Louis University with the 2017 Spring Fever Tournament. As word has spread about our tournaments, new players and teams have continued to sign up and compete. With such wonderful weather and a great location, the tournament was able to draw 135 students to participate in both the K-6 and K-12 sections.


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