Greatest Chess Minds: Wilhelm Steinitz - Part 1

Jul 7, 2011
18 min
And so came the first... World Chess Champion that is! GM Dejan Bojkov brings us the "prequel" series to his Lasker videos, and with it we get his personal take on what made Wilhelm Steinitz the greatest of his time. Follow Dejan's "no stone left unturned" lecture style and be entertained by one of the most impressive, and surprisingly tactical, victories of Steinitz's career. Who knew black could develop a checkmate attack like that?