Learning from the Best: Tigran Petrosian Part 9

Nov 21, 2011
19 min
Today GM Khachiyan shows us a different side of his chess coach, revealing some of Petrosian's original ideas and philosophies regarding the opening stage. In particular, Petrosian's preparation in the QGD -- Carlsbad Pawn Structure, involved an interesting pawn pawn on the kingside that would eventually become a standard for black. Enjoy this groundbreaking game and Melik's review!