The One Rule of Attack!

The One Rule of Attack!

FM FM_Eric_Schiller
Feb 10, 2010, 12:00 AM |
10 | Strategy

The art of attack in chess is really much simpler than you think. It comes down to one simple rule: Remove the defenders! Everything else is just a variation on that theme. You see it all the time, but here is a wonderful example as Grandmaster Shamkovich mercilessly strips away the defensive barrier. It also illustrates an interesting option for White against the Gruenfeld Defense.

 

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