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Rules of Chess
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Chess Setup
Pawn Rules
Rook Movement
Knight Movement
Bishop Movement
Queen Movement
King Movement
Castling in Chess
Pawn en Passant
End Game in Chess

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Bishop Pair: Illustrative Game Tutorial

This game demonstrates how to use bishops in pairs. A bishop by itself can only possibly move or take pieces on half the squares of the board. It takes two bishops to dominate the chessboard. In this illustrative game we can see how devastating a bishop pair can be.

Bishop Rules
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