Greatest Chess Minds: Mikhail Tal Part 2

May 11, 2011
23 min
"Tal the Magnificent" was known by many as "the Magician". He inspired a generation of chess players to consider "attacking and sacrificial ideas" intuitively -- an unheard of approach at the time. As Dzindzi explains, Tal was a pioneer who also inspired his friends many years later. Perhaps Tal's most famous Knight sacrifice (the Open-Sicilian Nd5 sac) is on display today. Enjoy the video...