Quote of the Day
“The king must be spirited off to a safer spot before any violent action is taken.” – Chernev
Word of the Day
Gambit – a tactic with which one sacrifices a piece for a positional advantage. It originated from the Italian word, gambetto, which meant to trip someone or cause someone to fall with one’s leg.
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March is coming up – which is Women’s Month!
Women’s Open at the Marshall Chess Club on March 10, Friday 7 pm – no entry fee! (honoring Women’s month). Join and maybe win a cash prize. Non-Marshall chess club members can register too.
Lastly, we will be doing some online blitz/bullet games on Chess.com so stay tuned!
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See you over the board!