# Tactics : counting

Here an example of counting tactics in a mini miniature chess game.

My opponent wanted to win some material with tactics, but there was a boomerang moment involved.

I must say I was a bit lucky, because I could not calculate and foresee all of it.

Article about counting by NM Dan Heisman :

# The Greatly Misunderstood and Potentially Challenging Tactic "Counting"

http://www.chess.com/article/view/counting-vs-counting-material