I think I’ve found my new sport… Chess Boxing.


Although I might hold out for MMA Chess, this still sounds like fun. I still play chess online with my Dad and brothers, but this would add a whole new combative dimension to the game… and require a whole new level of commitment.

"I took a lot of body-blows in the fourth round and that affected my concentration. That’s why I made a big mistake in the fifth round: I did not see him coming for my king," he said.
AFP: Knights in the ring as chess boxers slug it out

Take my rook, will ya’? Well take that! <insert_kerpow_sound />

Time to start a new Microsoft social club? Heh. Definitely something to add to the kids’ training regimen!!

Comments (2)

  1. Reed Me says:

    My tax dollars at work. Trust the military to &quot;document&quot; something that’s already available