Member Analysis: Don't Skip Development!

Jul 23, 2013
28 min
GM Dzindzichashvili sifts through his mailbox to find a game where he totally disapproves of black's play for one simple reason - he forgot to develop half of his pieces. The grandmaster says the more brutal the game, the more instructive the lesson, thus making this example one of the most incisive games on the topic. Don't get caught in the trap of thinking you can ever forget the basics!