Play Against Lasker

Play Against Lasker

Are you ready to learn from a World Champion?

Have you ever wanted to take on a world champion? Then this is the course for you! This module contains 25 examples from the games of a chess legend - 2nd World Champion Emanuel Lasker! You are put right in his opponent's shoes. See if you can do as well or better than they did. Take on this Lasker challenge today!

Here is what you will learn:

  • Learn from the games of a chess legend!
  • Practice calculating key positions from high-level games!
  • Test yourself against one of the best ever!
Lasker - Nimzowitsch, 1914

Lasker - Nimzowitsch, 1914

You are playing Black and your 'partner' is Nimzowitsch. It is your move. How do you evaluate the situation? Lasker's last move was 39. Rg7x(p)f7. Was this a blunder? What are Black's options and how should he respond?
3 Challenges
Bernstein - Lasker, 1914

Bernstein - Lasker, 1914

You are playing White and your 'partner' is Bernstein. It is your move. How do you evaluate the situation? Lasker's last move was 35...Qd6-h2, sending his strongest piece deep into your King's castle. What are White's options and how should he respond?
4 Challenges
Lasker - Steinitz, 1894

Lasker - Steinitz, 1894

You are playing Black and your 'partner' is Steinitz. It is your move. How do you evaluate the situation? Lasker's last move was 35. Kh2-h3, trying to activate the King. What are Black's options and how should he respond?
3 Challenges

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Play Against Lasker

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Released July 1, 2009
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