On a knife edge: How a game can go both ways in the blink of an eye

Feb 15, 2009, 9:26 AM |

White, a pawn up, is fully on the offensive here and is threatening black with all manner of discomforts. However, watch how a seemingly logical offensive continuation can act as a double-edged sword and sting white.




Now, try and find another offensive continuation for white that ensures at least a comfortable position...