Category Archives: Chess

Embed Chessboard Plugin for WordPress

I found the Embed Chessboard plugin for WordPress and figured that would be a good excuse to move a couple of my old chess games from my old HTML pages over to here on the blog.  (For some reason I was originally having problems with version 1.0.6 which was released today, so I reverted to version 1.0.4 which works OK. Then I chatted with Paolo and found out there was a general WordPress configuration problem on my end. So now I’m running 1.0.6 again.)

The first game is from the last round of the Expert Section of the 1990 Massachusetts Open. It was a must-win game to get first place – a draw or loss would instead have given my opponent the honors. Continue reading