Poor positional play

May 19, 2008, 4:09 AM |

The game I'm sharing in this post is one I lost a few months ago. I think I should use this game to overcome some of my positional weakness. My plan of expanding and opening lines on the queenside wasn't just unproductive, it created weaknesses in my camp that eventually became undefendable. In the end I didn't have the defensive position on the kingside and the whole thing fell apart.


The annotated game says it all: