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what about a5
sweet zugzwang at the end!
awesome what a game. I certainly enjoyed it
zugzwang is simply awesome, nuff said
Yeah not a lot to say like the other posts.... Just a fantastic video! Thanks Keaton
Kh8 played with a yawn! Epic!
At 5:06, instead of Qe7, Qf7!! is force mate.
Very nice. Btw german pronounciation of zugzwang given here: here: http://www.forvo.com/word/zugzwang/
Nimzovitsch: "What's zwang Friedrich?".....
Sämisch: "Well Aron, it appears that my pieces ain't got no place to zug..."
so so cool
That last one. Brilliant
Very nice! Keep it up!!!
Especially liked the last example!.Thanks
by IM Keaton Kiewra
IM Keaton Kiewra shows you three more important and entertaining zugzwang endgames: one from a student, one from his own game, and the most famous zugzwang game ever, a masterpiece between Sämisch and Nimzowitsch in 1923.
Learn key zugzwang concepts from the first two positions, and then sit back and enjoy what has been called the immortal zugzwang game between the two super grandmasters.
Queen's Indian Defense: Classical Variation, Traditional Variation Nimowitsch Line (E18)
Related: Part 1
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IM Keaton Kiewra
International Master Keaton Kiewra is a native of Lincoln, Nebraska - USA where he set multiple state records, including nine consecutive state championships. A professional chess instructor now, Keaton is a graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas, and he has trained with many of the best chess players in the United States. He offers chess lessons that you can find more about on his home profile page.
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