Chess and Gambling Go Hand in Hand

Chess and Gambling Go Hand in Hand

When thinking of chess players, one often thinks of bespectacled cardigan-wearing nerds huddled over a small table. Or old men sitting in the park whiling away their time, leisurely moving their pieces More »

Blitz Chess – An Overview

Blitz Chess – An Overview

What is Blitz Chess? Blitz Chess (a form of fast chess or speed chess) is a variation of chess. Each player is given a very limited time to make a move – More »

Chess Gambling – The Legal Issues

Chess Gambling – The Legal Issues

Gambling, as defined by law in many countries, is only considered so when one wagers either on a game of chance (one with a significant luck factor that overrides any/all skill elements) More »

From Chess to Infinity!

From Chess to Infinity!

Chess is a complex game, and so is the mathematics surrounding it. The number of possible chess moves is for all practical purposes infinite. It is a finite number – but incredibly More »

Types of Wood for Chessboards

Types of Wood for Chessboards

Whether you are planning on making a chessboard by hand out of wood or are in the market for one, it will be good to understand their different types, either to choose More »

 

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Playing chess online? For real cash money? It’s not a dream! It is possible to combine a highly intelligent game with the thrill and excitement of online gambling. And it’s legal!

Playing chess online provides a great opportunity for new or up-and-coming players to hone their skills. People can choose to go against casual users for fun or play against more skilled and competitive players for more of a challenge. The benefit of online chess is that it is available any day, any time. One doesn’t have to go out and find a partner. Playing for money doesn’t make the game any less serious: it is still an activity requiring skill and intelligence. In fact, it is very common for Grand Masters as well to play for good money. This can take the form of tournaments, side games, and matches.bn-gj136_chess_j_20150109120327

Chess has a long, intricate, and very interesting history. This site will be able to provide you with a bit of a background to that history, and will even explain the origins of some strange terms widely adopted while playing. You can also find information on the different materials used to create chess sets and learn about the most expensive sets in the world.

These pages will also get deep about the concept of gambling in chess, and the legalities involved. Want to know more about different types of chess? That is covered too!

All in all, you will find everything you need to know about the fun, interesting, exhilarating world of chess and gambling.