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The sharp endgame weapon zugzwang

The sharp endgame weapon zugzwang

Superkidschess
Oct 24, 2016, 11:53 AM 0
The sharp endgame weapon zugzwang
What is a Zugzwang (German for "compulsion to move", pronounced [ˈtsuːktsvaŋ) is a situation found in chess and other games wherein one player is put at a disadvantage because they must make a move when they would prefer to pass and not move. The fact that the player is compelled to move means that their position will become significantly weaker. A player is said to be "in zugzwang" when any possible move will worsen their position

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