Scandinavian Defense part 1

Scandinavian Defense part 1

BobBishoen
BobBishoen
Jul 27, 2016, 5:16 PM |
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The Scandinavian Defense Tournament (1000-1500) has started, and after 25% of the games in the 1st round have finished, it's time for a first report of the matches. Let's see what we can learn from the games, shall we?! 
Since we can't go through all games, I will focus on the highlights in this round. I noticed something intriguing about two mates: the similarity was striking...
Happens to anyone, and we all learn from these games. Remember this position for a minute though, because look what happened in the next game...
More games with comments will follow soon, but remember for now to focus on early piece development as well as castling. In all three games the king is still in his starting position, and three times this is fatal... So, keep your king save Wink