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[ Chess Logs Castling ]


Keyword Query: Chess Logs Castling
Interpretation:
You want to know what the Chess Notation symbols are, for when Castling takes place.

Castling is recorded in the Chess Notation log with either 2 or 3 zeros, depending on whether Castling has taken place on the Kingside or the Queenside of the Board.

The zeros are interspersed with a dash and both look like this:

KQA - Notation - Chess Logs Castling
  • Kingside Castling = 0-0
  • Queenside Castling = 0-0-0

The zeros represent the number of squares between a King and his Rooks, at the start of a game, before Castling has taken place, as the following graphic demonstrates:

Annotated Chess System - Algebraic - Recording Castling - Animated

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