Mastery: Tactics

Champion Tactics with GM Wolff - Deflecting the Defender

Champion Tactics with GM Wolff - Deflecting the Defender

Take out the defenders and win your games!

GM Patrick Wolff, a two time US Champion is back with another series of educational tactics! This time we will be deflecting or removing the defender. These are all about getting a defensive piece out of the way. Often you'll have a situation where if you could just get one of your opponent's pieces away from a key square, you could execute a powerful attack. Start deflecting defenders like a champion today!

Here is what you will learn:

  • How to identify and deflect defenders!
  • How to deliver checkmate after removing the defender!
  • How to start winning games by deflecting defenders!
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