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On ChessTIER I publish articles that help you to become a better chess player.


Hey, I’m Jonas.

I have been playing chess for 13 years.

The “royal game” has brought me joy in dark times. It changed the way I think about strategy and patterns.

I want to share my chess experiences with you on this website.

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Nakhmanson Gambit: Refutation and Traps | 5 Minute Guide

Ok, so this is a fun one. If you’re reading this article, you here because: You want to trap your opponents with the Nakhmanson Gambit. You are a victim of the Nakhmanson and want to know how to refute it. I’ll cover both cases in the following! – I promise that you’ll enjoy reading about […]

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Accelerated Dragon: Win Against 1.e4

If you’re looking for an interesting reply to 1. e4, the Accelerated Dragon might just be what you’re looking for. I’ve played the Accelerated Dragon for most of my life and will share the key concepts of this opening with you today. What is the Accelerated Dragon? The Accelerated Dragon is a variation of the […]

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Best Chess Sets for Beginners 2021

If you’re reading this, you’re looking to get your own chess set — or upgrade your current one. Congratulations! You’re making a great choice. A good chess set can keep the passion for the game alive and ignite it in others. Today, I am going to show you the best chess sets for beginners. If […]

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Tigran Petrosyan