17117 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Thank you Grandmaster Dejan Bojkov.
Thank you too, Mr carhurst
Fascinating example illustrating the value of the King as a fighting piece - and another beautiful job as always GM Bojkov - thank you!
what a journey for a king!!! its like the three kings that went to visit jesus lol.
thats a crazy game
What a game !
Even more importantly, what an instructive(mostly tactical-discovered attacks hovers over the minds of both players for some time,'bringing everyone to the party'(Seirawan)-R-d8 check .. and maybe some postional themes as well but I was too entranced to notice) game selction to teach us!!
Shall watch this video again to enhance my tactical vision.
-to morrow- by
-MY friend video thank you for lessons
-ENJOY VIDEO (analyzes-comment) the games
Now this is how you play and analyze a game.
Very nice analysis. Kudos to GM Dejan Bojkov
by GM Dejan Bojkov
In this sequel video we find an amazing game where both kings are completely exposed. In the game Gashimov-Grischuk, from the World Team Championships in 2010 we see the brave black king journey across the board, eventually finding the safest place to hide: Next to the white king! He then helps to checkmate the enemy from the b1-square... This game is not a "golden ticket" to start breaking basic chess principles, but it certainly is fun to view exceptions to our golden rules...
Related: « Previous Video in the Series
Next Video in the Series »
Video: Subtleties of the Queen
Video: Claustrophobic Rook
Video: General Strategy: The Bishop Pair
Chess Mentor: The Sicilian Defense
Play Key Position Vs. Computer
Diamond Members get unlimited access to the entire Video Lessons Library! Upgrade your account today - you are 100% covered by a no-questions-asked 30 day money-back guarantee!
GM Dejan Bojkov
Dejan Bojkov is a Grandmaster, originally from Bulgaria. As a youngster, Dejan was the winner of numerous Youth Championships -- including Boys Under 14 and Boys Under 18 Bulgarian Champion. This translated to success on the international stage, with his most recent victory coming at the Sydney International Open in Australia (2010). As a trainer his work has known little failure, and some of his students include Antoaneta Stefanova-former World Womens Champion.
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!