Category Archives: Chess Articles

Ivan Šarić Interview

IVAN ŠARIĆ For almost a decade now, Ivan Šarić has been both the top-ranked and the strongest Croatian chess player. Already back in 2007, he introduced himself to the broader chess public by winning the U-18 World Chess Champion - a tremendous success. Ever since then, he has been rapidly progressing on the World Rating…
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Sven Tica Interview

Sven Tica is one of the youngest Croatian International Masters. Together with Plenča Jadranko and Leon Livaić, he is a member of the 'holy trinity' of the Croatian Youth. These three players are well in the 2400s ratings and it will be interesting to see who will be the first to reach the infamous Grandmaster…
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Leon Livaić Interview

Leon Livaić is the youngest International Master in the history of Croatian Chess and one of the greatest hopes of Croatian Chess - a former European and World Rapid Champion and European Blitz Youth Bronze Medalist. We took an opportunity to chat with Leon about his beginning, his career so far and his future plans…
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7 types of blitz chess online players

Blitz chess online The 21st century can truly be regarded as the golden era for all the connoisseurs of the chess game. I have already written about huge positive impact Internet has had on our ancient game.  This impact is especially significant in the domain of the blitz chess. Considering that the tempo of life is faster than…
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Funny chess stories

Funny chess stories? Since I have started answering chess related questions on Quora, I have tried covering a broad variety of chess topics. So far, my most upvoted answers have included some chess anecdotes from my own tournament experience. That's how I got the idea to write this post. During the last couple of years, I have…
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