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Would love to see a video on fighting on after a blunder, like hanging a peice.
can you finish the videos thanks it helped me
Really enjoy your video lessons. Easy to follow, instructive, and entertaining. Thanks!
great game and analysis
Very entertaining game, thanks for the video!
Very nice video, thanks!
Part 2 is out! just change the url to http://...imbalances---part-2.
Or, clik this link:http://www.chess.com/video/player/playing-with-material-imbalances---part-2
This was really good one ! Easy to understand, interesting game, thank you
lovely simple clear explanation
The subject might warrant more than a couple vids - I'd like to see more on this subject. Thank you.
Great video with great advice
I love the plain launguage explaination. Many more please!
Good video in plain English! An interesting and instructive subject with no foreign accent, no phoney accent, no nonsense. I look forward to the next installment.
Great game you played there and really helpful explanations and analysis!
Very well done. Just the right balance of explanation and humour. Perfect vid for sub 2000 players.
Ben I don't subscribe so I only got a couple of minutes of your game/explanation against Christopher Wu. Any chance of the rest of us seeing all of these videos? Well done though. I think strong professionals like you are a treasure to amateurs who are kind enough to explain their thinking
by GM Ben Finegold
When asked by a group of top juniors for one of his best games, GM Ben Finegold only had to go back a few weeks in his memory bank to dig out a beautiful win over a promising youngster. Reminiscent of the Frankenstein-Dracula Opening, the grandmaster offers his queenside rook, several pawns, and then eventually pitches the lady en route to exposing white's king! Watch and see how top players know that dormant rooks lose to active minor pieces every time.
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Philidor Defense (C41)
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GM Ben Finegold
A true "Chess Professional", Grandmaster Ben Finegold has been competing on the highest levels of chess for nearly 25 years. As a player Ben has won numerous major open events, including the 1994 and 2007 U.S. Opens, the 2002 World Open, and the 2005 and 2008 National Open Championships in Las Vegas. He has competed in 8 U.S. Closed Championships and was the first "GM in Residence" at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis. His laid back, humorous teaching style is his trademark and he is excited to join the Chess.com Video Author Team!
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