Mastery: Tactics

Advanced Tactics

Advanced Tactics


Learn to calculate tactics like a Grandmaster! 

Want to learn the tactical tricks that Grandmasters use to win? Then this is the course for you! Watch GM Ben Finegold as he demonstrates the sort of practical and tricky tactics that decide high-level games!. Watch Ben's wins and losses, as well as tactics from World Champions. Start calculating like a GM today!

Here is what you will learn:

  • How to expect the unexpected!
  • How to properly use the pseudo-pin!
  • How world champions GM Magnus Carlsen and GM Vishy Anand prepare for unexpected tactics!

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  • Expect the Unexpected

    What's the best way to prepare for unexpected tactics? Work on expecting them. Could it really be that easy? GM Ben Finegold draws on his own experience plus Magnus Carlsen and Vishy Anand to teach you.

    • 20 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Pseudo-Pins

    How can you use pseudo-pins to win chess games? GM Ben Finegold explains their power in this tactical lesson.

    • 14 min
    • 5 challenges
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