3 (More!) Chess Opening Principles

3 (More!) Chess Opening Principles

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We've all heard of the 3 classical chess opening principles:

  • Develop your Pieces
  • Control Central Space
  • Castle Early

Beginners get these principles hammered into their heads early and often! Following them is a sure way to rise in the ranks.

But today, I wanted to talk to you about 3 MORE Chess Opening Principles that might be lesser-known!

Openings are an important part of the game to master, no matter what your skill level is.  I hope that these three additional principles give you the guidance you need to succeed in this phase of the game.

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