Pawn sacrifices

achja
achja
Aug 18, 2015, 4:17 PM |
0

Against a chess engine it is not always so easy to sac a pawn and win. Against human beings it is different, but one needs to first learn a bit about pawn structures, positional chess, attacking, and perhaps a bit of chess psychology (defending is usually harder, and can be more time consuming than attacking).

Here's a fresh example :


Here's a pawn sacrifice from a, classic, immortal game :

For further reading and viewing :

http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chesscollection?cid=1019720

http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chesscollection?cid=1016520

http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chesscollection?cid=1026966

http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chesscollection?cid=1002537