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Basically this is a good lesson but too much drama. It does not sound natural..
I'm going to quote every comedy every made.
calling the 8000 patzers(no offense, including me) who watched this video kitties.lol
----- "But for the record, I am talking to you... on a personal level..." ----- Doesn't get any funnier than that
Not only was that a great finish, the commentary was hysterical. Keep up the good work.
way to think outside the box
Fantastic game and a great lesson Danny. You really outdid yourself on this one. Keep up the good work. We all love it. Thanks again!!
Wow, this really was a wild game in review.
Yeah, taking on d3 was definitely foolish and White should definitely win once I had to sacrifice the Queen, but that's why chess is a game and not a perfect science ...
And yeah, I was right in my post game review that ...Re8 instead of ...Nxd3 would have led to a comfortable edge for Black.
What a great sacrifice! Brilliant coordination between the pieces
Great Recovery! Lucky Guy!
Expose that king for the naked man that he is! Lol.
Awesome game, especially the Queen sac.
by IM Daniel Rensch
This weekend's Live Session sees IM Rensch face off against a fellow titled player in the Live Chess Arena for a wild battle in the Grand Prix Attack Sicilian. Shortly after over-pressing a small advantage in the middlegame, by playing the unnecessarily risky 20...Nxd3, Danny is forced to "roll the dice" with a Queen Sacrifice in the hopes of taking advantage of his opponent's weak king under time pressure...
Sicilian Defense: Closed Variation (B25)
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IM Daniel Rensch
With numerous "scholastic chess accomplishments" to boast of, both as a player and a coach, Danny has been a "chess professional" since his early teens. He was ranked in the Top 10 for his age in the U.S. every year from the age of 12 - 21years old, and at one point he was the highest rated 19-year old in the country. He earned the IM title at age 23. A part owner and full time Staff Member for Chess.com LLC, Danny is our Vice President of Content and Professional Operations, managing the products and "team of contributors" you enjoy here, as well as for our scholastic extension site, ChessKid.com.
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