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Luck & Opportunity

Lady Luck

Napoleon once remarked: “Ability is of little account without opportunity.” A very wise observation. How can we get some of this opportunityRead the rest

Beautiful Minature!

Game of the day!

The following miniature was played at the Ukraine Championship between the future grandmaster Sergey Fedorchuk and the well known trainer Dmitry Read the rest

Dan Scoones. RIP

6 July 1952 – 11 April 2021

Sad news from British Columbia, Canada.  Fellow babyboomer, Dan Scoones passed away suddenly after a short illness on Read the rest