Exploiting your opponent’s bad piece Part-2

GM GM_Igor_Smirnov
Jul 17, 2016, 9:11 AM |

Boroljub will teach you with a game played between Alexander Kotov and Mark Taimanov – two very strong players from the Soviet Union. The game was played in the Zurich Candidates, 1953.

Alexander Kotov vs Mark Taimanov


In this game, you will learn about the importance of regrouping your pieces (to make them active) and the crucial factor of making the right exchange of pieces (when you or your opponent have a bad/passive piece).