Greatest Chess Minds: Wilhelm Steinitz - Part 4

Jul 26, 2011
22 min
Don't ever let your guard down! That might be the critical lesson from today's video lecture by GM Dejan Bojkov. After outplaying his opponent with the black pieces, quite easily we might add, World Champion Wilhelm Steinitz showed carelessness on the Kingside, and the game ended quickly in his demise. Noted should be his positional mastery on the Queenside however, but also that his opponent never gave up...