Melik Suggests: Handling the French! - Part 3

Dec 7, 2013
17 min
The student sees more than the teacher in this fantastic attack conducted by one of GM Khachiyan's protégés. After Black plays the rare ...Kf8 in the Winawer, White makes two moves on her own first rank that are particularly pleasing. One helps reposition a minor piece, while the other is more jaw-dropping. You have to see it to understand why the grandmaster thought it was worthy of a Mark Dvoretsky book!