Learning from the Best: Tigran Petrosian Part 5

Aug 24, 2011
19 min
Another game by the 9th World Champion, another brilliant positional exchange sacrifice! Today GM Khachiyan continues to bring us lessons from his first chess coach, highlighting Petrosian's long term positional understanding, his valuing of space and square control over "points" or material, and his first instinct of prophylactic thinking. Enjoy the e5 shot!