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JAMESROOK
Member since Jul-01-10 · Last seen Oct-17-19
So, I'm a 70 year old amateur living in Germany. I used to play in week-end tournaments in England, where we used to live. I play some e-mail chess and have just started playing over the net. my dad taught me the game when I was around eight years old. i still love it!!
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   JAMESROOK has kibitzed 152 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Jul-19-19 Kulaots vs R Rapport, 2019
 
JAMESROOK: Just finished watching the game. Rapport tried everything to win but couldn't. Shall be here Saturday and Sunday. Then big meal for me with wine. Enjoy yourselves
 
   Jul-14-19 R Rapport vs L Dominguez, 2019 (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Hi all, shall be in Dortmund for this tournament on Friday.
 
   Jul-03-19 Gelfand vs McShane, 2019 (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Agree. Good to see that he's still a great player
 
   Apr-01-19 Carlsen vs Anand, 2019 (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Stonehenge interesting.
 
   Nov-23-18 Carlsen - Caruana World Championship Match (2018) (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: I find this system of choosing a World Champion with such a short game length unfortunate to say the least. I'm probably too old and fixed in my ways - I want a longer match and no tie-breaks.
 
   Nov-16-18 Carlsen vs Caruana, 2018 (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Hi Goldenbear, true! thanks for the info.
 
   Nov-15-18 Caruana vs Carlsen, 2018 (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Muzio Fan, Thanks for taking the trouble to explain. I at least have a better idea.
 
   Nov-09-18 Caruana vs Carlsen, 2018 (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Wouldn't like to be on the White side here if it were one of my games.....but I'm no Caruana. A good start to the match.
 
   Sep-28-18 Nimzowitsch vs Ed. Lasker, 1910 (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Wow...it was among the first of my chess books: CHESS FOR FUN AND CHESS FOR BLOOD. Edward lasker gave his game against Emanuel lasker - a Ruy Lopez. Ed Lasker was black. it lasted for almost 13 hours and I think a 100 moves. It was a draw but Ed Lasker almost won this game. Great ...
 
   Jul-27-18 Biel (2018) (replies)
 
JAMESROOK: Ulhumbrus.......thank you.
 
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