2012 American Open: Believing In Your Plans

Dec 27, 2012
34 min
GM Khachiyan reviews a highly instructional game, explaining "all things positional" along the way! In Yankovsky-Khachiyan, played roughly one month ago, Melik recognized the critical moment in the transition stage from the opening to the middlegame, and he decided to prepare for a long term kingside attack. Do things work out in the long run, or does the position hold too much tension for Melik to achieve his goals? Watch and find out!