# International Master and Chess Coach Attila Turzo

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 133

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 15, 2023

The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can be a move which wins the game or saves the game, or just wins back some material or make a move to keep the fight. It can be an attacking or defending ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 132 | Sicilian Attack!?

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 14, 2023

Today I used the games of my students Salvador, Kyle and Miguel to create 10 exercises. Miguel got a nice attacking game with the Sicilian defense. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can b...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 131 | Salvador's Sicilian

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 13, 2023

Today I had a coaching session with Salvador, a student from Puerto Rico. We analyzed one of his sicilian defense game and I created 10 exercises for you to solve. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 130 | Accelerated Dragons

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 12, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from 3 games of Salvador. He is a hobby player from Puerto Rico who likes to play sharp, attacking chess. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can be a move whic...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 129 | King's gambit tactics

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 11, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from 3 games of Salvador, a student from Puerto Rico. He likes to play sharp games and he got interesting positions from the King's gambit. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only wh...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 128 | Checkmating the Scandinavian defense

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 10, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from the games of 2 students, one of them is from California and the other is from Puerto Rico. Salvador had a nice checkmate attack against the Scandinavian defense. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I gi...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 127 | Benoni defense tactics

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 9, 2023

Today's 10 exercises were created from the games of Benedetto from California and Miguel from Portugal. Benedetto played the Benoni defense against strong opponents. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who t...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 126 | Forks and Checkmates

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 8, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from 2 games of Salvador. In the 1st game He could get an advantage with forks, in the 2nd he gave a checkmate. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can be a mov...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 125 | Hard rook endgames

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 7, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from the games of 2 of my students, Kyle and Rainer from the United States.  In one of the games we got a rook endgame to study how to defend. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 124 | Sicilian Defense

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 6, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from 2 sicilian games by Salvador from Puerto Rico. Pin is a very important tool which was used in today's examples. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can be ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 123 | Grand Prix Attack against the Sicilian

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 5, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises. 9 of them are from a Grand Prix Attack game which was played by Salvador, one of my students from Puerto Rico. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can be a mov...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 122 | King's Gambit Checkmate

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 4, 2023

Today's 10 exercises were created from Salvador's games, who is one of my students from Puerto Rico. He likes to play sharp, attacking chess as you will see in the following examples. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 121 | King's gambit checkmate attack

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 3, 2023

Today I used 2 of the games of my student Salvador to create 10 exercises. One of the games was a beautiful attack in the King's gambit. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can be a move wh...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 120 | Attacking the Caro-Kann defense

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 2, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from 3 games of my 3 students. Gabriella had a great attacking game against the Caro-Kann defense which finished with a checkmate. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 119 | Attack with the Pirc defense

IM AttilaTurzo
| Aug 1, 2023

Today I used 3 of my games from the last week's Titled Tuesday Tourney to create 10 exercises. In the first game I got a strong attack with the Pirc defense. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 118 | Ginger GM Attack

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 31, 2023

Today 's 10 exercises are from 2 games. One of them was played against Ginger GM, Grandmaster Simon Williams and the other against FIDE-Master Abtin Atakhan. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 117 | Tactics of my students

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 30, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from the games of my students Konstantinos from Finland and Salvador from Puerto Rico. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can be a move which wins the game or ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 116 | Fire on the Pirc board

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 29, 2023

I analyzed an created 10 exercises from an exciting game from the last Titled Tuesday. I played the Pirc defense. He sacrificed a piece. Later I needed to give my queen for 3 pieces. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 115 | Bishop versus knight endgames

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 28, 2023

American National Master Evan Rosenberg played the Tarrasch defense. I got an advantage in the opening and middlegame and we got an interesting knight versus bishop endgame. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write on...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 114 | Pawn endgame mastery

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 27, 2023

I created 10 exercises from a game from the last Titled Tuesday Tourney. I played the Pirc defense and got a better middlegame and a winning endgame. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who to move. It can b...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 113 | Activity in the endgame

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 26, 2023

I created 10 exercises for you to solve from 2 games. In the 1st game the activity was the key in the endgame in the 2nd game the attack against the king was crucial. The exercises can be tactical or positional. I give no hint. I write only who ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 112 | Benoni ideas

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 25, 2023

Today's 10 exercises from the games of Benedetto, a student from California. He played a Benoni game and a sicilian turned to french defense game.  1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. You can replay the ga...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 111 | Benko-gambit and King's gambit

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 24, 2023

Today I created 10 exercises from the games of one of my students Salvador from Puerto Rico. He played the Benko-gambit with black and the King's gambit with white. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 110 | Pirc and King's gambit

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 23, 2023

I created 10 exercises. In a pirc defense I got strong dark squares. One of my students Sal got a strong attack in the King's gambit. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. You can replay the games: ...

## Daily Calculation Exercises - Day 109 | Removing the defender

IM AttilaTurzo
| Jul 22, 2023

I created 10 exercises from 2 games played in the Titled Tuesday. In the 1st game the opponent played h6-g5 early and in the 2nd game we got a classical pirc defense. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8...

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