Dispatching the King's Musketeers

Aug 30, 2008, 7:10 AM |

Petrosian was one of the best at handling kingside attacks. In this game, he starts out by making three aggressive moves with his queen, which uproot the three pawns defending black's king. Next he lures away the enemy queen with a bishop sacrifice, and storms the bastions.

(notes & title by irving chernev)