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Member since Feb-27-09
I'm 57y old chess player, live in BELO HORIZONTE, in the center of BRAZIL. Played chess from 11y, was 5th in JR championship 75, won 2 university team championship as 4th board 1977/78, 2nd in classification of my state championship/83 when abandonned chess for a while. Married, sons. Now I like to play with chessmaster's, and has won good games among several masters played by the game, including FLOHR, SMYSLOV, RESHEVSKY, NIMZOVITCH and CAPABLANCA; sure is not easy to do it! Of course I spend much time, trying go forth go back; but chess master has mores resources than me, so I guess that was correct that a I have a chance to go back some moves, as the computer can see everything on 10 moves ahead, or maybe like it. My favorite players are RUBSTEIN, SMYSLOV, BOTWINNIK, LARSEN, FISCHER, POLUGAIEVSKY, KASPAROV and me, of course. I have a lot of bad results in competitions, as I have never time to really dedicate my self to won a championship, but I have some beautiful games, including those with computer, where I had played very good the end games, sometines with little vantage, of course computer never give up, only when mate comes.

   King.Arthur.Brazil has kibitzed 396 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Jul-16-18 Naiditsch vs C Jeitz, 2016
King.Arthur.Brazil: As the majority of our friends, surely Qxh7+ Kxh7 Rh3+. I didn't need to answer as it is very very easy. But, it was curious as I turn to my favorite voyage in the old Chess games, I found exactly a the same problem in a 1949 game! Beleive me or not? John Penquite vs ...
   Jul-10-18 Topalov vs Anand, 2016 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: It is easy to see: 34. Rxf3+ white loses the Q or is mate in the following moves. I would like say a word about some comment "Anand blundered". After 30... Rxf2, white position is not good, looks like 31.Qc3 could be more promissing than 31. h4. Maybe the expected way: ...
   Mar-24-18 Kramnik vs Caruana, 2018 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: I'm not a World champion but I didn't like the move 39.Rb7. I would play 39.Rc8 because among others, it has the threat of 40.Rxg5 followed by Rxe8 which force black to make his King back with 39... Ke7 for which 40.Re1 will be very string. Otherwise, black has to play ...
   Mar-05-18 L Deelman vs B Bleykmans, 1987 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: Monday puzzle always make me begin the week laughing. Today is so easy that, I have to see why did white have being check mated, while he is so near to black king neck. So I see other friends talking the same: how can one fall on a 3 moves check-mate, with a move Txh7 in ...
   Mar-01-18 Ni Hua vs Tiviakov, 2008 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: I saw 36.Qf6 but as its said that "medium", I chose the move 36.Rxg7+ and follow the same sequence of the game, but instead of 40.Tg8+ I would play Qf6 and mate next.
   Dec-25-17 L Cooper vs Igor Ivanov, 1987 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: First of all, Merry Christmas to everybody. Thanks God, today is Monday, easy enough, so nobody will miss it: Rxa3+ Kxa3 Ra8+ and mate next.
   Jul-18-17 Borbely vs Kovacs, 1948 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: Poor Kovacs, victim of 0-0-0+ is very sad! He could sleep without blow in his head! lgs
   Jun-11-17 J L Hammer vs M Zumsande, 2016 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: It is a good problem, but sorry, this time, the move is not insane, since white win the Nf6, attacks the Nd3. After all foreseen changes, white has 2N+ 1B+ 2R agains't 1Q +2B. Therefore, white has winning material and the black treat of Q g2 is easy to avoyd, but for the ...
   Apr-30-17 Shirov vs Korchnoi, 2004 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: Friends, everytime is more uneasy to me to visit our Chess forum due to my own obligations, that includes my family -and now rarely I have time to sit and study a game. Today was one of this rare occasions where I see the position, didn't see any move better than simple ...
   Feb-13-17 M Huizer vs J S Macrae, 2007 (replies)
King.Arthur.Brazil: Just to say "I'm alive". Bf7+ Nxf7 Qh7#, but I prefer Bf7+ Kg7 Rh7#. Guess some didn't see this mate.
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