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How to Win 'Must Win' Games 3: Young Shanky Wins!

Jan 25, 2012
15 min
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Today a 14-year old Sam Shankland battles it out for first in a "must win" game! GM Shanky reminisces about his past, and then takes us through the several critical stages of approaching these situations: First, he lectures on why not to play forcing lines; second, he explains the many good reasons to "maintain the tension" of a position; and finally, the talks about the importance of accuracy in technique. Enjoy!