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Old 04-04-2009, 01:42 AM   #11
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Re: *** Chess Low Content Thread ***

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Originally Posted by swingdoc View Post
This is such a crazy thing to tilt you. Rook endgames are hard. GM's frequently make serious mistakes in rook endgames - as shown in dozens of books highlighting those mistakes. Unless you're tilting over screwing up something simple, this just seems weird to me.
Yeah, I know that they're hard but I've studied them a lot. Whenever I mess up I feel like, "omg all that studying.. FOR NOTHING!" and then I get upset. I didn't know GMs frequently make mistakes though, that's good to know.
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