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Interesting Chess Quotes

Top chess players of the world have given thousands of chess quotes just to enlighten us about the game. It is very tough to pick the best out of thousands of chess quotes. Here, I am giving you a very interesting list.

1 “When the game is over, the king and the pawn go into the same box” -Italian proverb.
2. “In life, as in chess, forethought wins” -Charles Buxter
3. “You must take your opponent into a deep dark forest where 2+2=5, and the path leading out is only wide enough for one” -Tal 4. "Tal doesn't move the pieces by hand, he uses a magic wand” - Viacheslav Ragozin.

Watch Live Chess Tournaments Online in Android Mobiles

Most of the chess enthusiasts, watch live chess tournaments in websites like chessdom, chessbomb, TV... etc. These websites are great to watch live chess games with commentary, and integrated chess engine analysis like Houdini, Stockfish... etc.

When it comes to android smartphones, there are a few apps available in the play store to watch live chess tournaments online.

1. Live Chess Free: 

This app allows you to watch live chess tournaments happening around the world. Its features are It has an excellent user interface, and stockfish engine. It lets you analyze while watching live chess games.The free version of this app comes with ads and allows you to watch only limited tournaments. Paid version of this app allows user to watch most of the tournaments.

Top Ten Chess Apps for Android Mobiles or Tablets

If you have an android mobile or tablet and want to play chess and improve your chess skills, then this is the article for you. 

I have been using android chess apps for a very long time. I have found the following apps are very useful for improving chess players. I would recommend these apps to players who are below ELO 1800. 

Here is my top ten list.

1.Chess - Analyze This:

This wonderful app powered with many features like: Analysis modeYou can set up any position on the board or load your pgn games and you can do analysis with the world's strongest chess engine Stockfish. It has Stockfish 3.0, Stockfish DD and Critter 1.6a. Paste PGN or FEN and share with other chess apps or Email/ TwitterIt also has a paid version with extra features.