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Learn The Benko Gambit

Learn The Benko Gambit

How can Black fight for the initiative against 1.d4? Try the Benko Gambit!

The Benko Gambit is a rare gambit where one side has enough positional compensation to safely play down material for many moves. Learn the key strategic ideas and tactical patterns for both sides.

  • Practice common tactical ideas.
  • Find the moves in a model game for the white side.

Learn The Benko Gambit

Learn The Benko Gambit

Learn the key ideas for both sides in the sharp Benko Gambit.
29 min
10 Challenges
Learn The Benko Gambit: Thematic Tactics

Learn The Benko Gambit: Thematic Tactics

Practice essential tactical ideas in the Benko Gambit.
10 Challenges
Learn The Benko Gambit: Model Game

Learn The Benko Gambit: Model Game

Find the moves in a Benko Gambit battle between NM Jeremy Kane and FM Paulo Del Mundo.
1 Challenge

Learn The Benko Gambit

Openings
3 Lessons
29 Minutes
21 Challenges
Released August 16, 2022
1,014 Students