Road to the Grandmaster title | Pawn Power | Isolated Pawn - Part 2

Road to the Grandmaster title | Pawn Power | Isolated Pawn - Part 2

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An isolated pawn usually gives extra space for the player, which can be used to develop the pieces to active squares and create an attack against the opponent's king.

I would like to show you an example which was played by 2 World Champions, Smyslov as white and Karpov as black. Smyslov used the extra space and activity for a nice attack:

In the afternoon I studied 1 hour of tactics. You can solve a few of them on the diagrams and can watch the video to solve the others:  

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