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The Advance of the Isolated Pawn as a decisive Action!

  • Heinrich_24
  • | Mar 23, 2013
  • | 5680 views
  • | 16 comments

Playing against an Isolated Pawn you should know the  main rule: Never allow its advance! So a blockade and attack-strategy should be your aim, as you can see in the following example:




Normally the Player with the Isolated Pawn has to find some compensation. For example an knight outpost, the use of an (half-) open file or a mate attack. But in the following example he was able to execute the "You should never allow"- move. It became decisive:



In the next example the "you should never allow" move lead to strong passer:








Comments


  • 19 months ago

    mastergame605

    Nice article. Thanks.

  • 19 months ago

    DrFrank124c

    One of the most frequently occuring positions is the IQP and so one should become skillful at how to use it and how fight against it. So please do publish more IQP games.

  • 19 months ago

    rise512

    good for me

  • 19 months ago

    XxSkullxX

    another reason, I luv pawns :D

     

    Ty for great article

  • 19 months ago

    chessplayer3060

    Good article,mauerblume!

  • 19 months ago

    jooe15

    pawns are so usefull ^^,

  • 19 months ago

    AkshitaGorti

    Nice and helpful, thanks!

  • 19 months ago

    ryesudian

    Oh my gosh, I wanna issolated pawn now!! Or not, I'm not so sure?!

  • 19 months ago

    StevieBlues

    Thanks!

  • 19 months ago

    warrior689

    nice

  • 19 months ago

    Eraser

    chance of winning its through passed pawn or blockaded pawn

  • 19 months ago

    ShyamGopal

    Brilliant,

    I'll remeber this next time there is a IQP position

  • 19 months ago

    Lame_Hans

    Great stuff.  

  • 19 months ago

    Kinn72

    Thanks, simple & instructive

  • 19 months ago

    Chess_Lover11

    Thanx

  • 19 months ago

    CP6033

    Cool I'll remeber that

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