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Attacking a Weakened King 2

Attacking a Weakened King 2

Jimmy720
Jun 20, 2017, 2:59 PM 0

 Just like in the last game we covered, a pawn move weakens the king. Even though the two games are 153 years apart, the idea remains the same. In the below game, Carlsen destroys Nakamura in an almost effortless fashion.

 

Nakamura's move 8... h6 was not bad. However, it weakened his kingside. Magnus exploits this excellently.

 



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