Copious Sacrifices, Middlegame Zugzwang, and Castl

May 3, 2009
32 min
In this video IM Sam Shankland demonstrates what he himself called "the greatest move" he had ever played. While playing a game, Sam made a huge oversight, and suddenly realized that his position was in danger. Rather than losing his cool, he settled down for a very long think... and unearthed one of the most beautiful sequences you will ever see.