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Member Analysis: King's Flank Attack!

Jul 16, 2013
22 min
10719 Views
GM Bojkov heaps high praise on a Chess.com member who understood correctly how to attack on one side of the board while diffusing the pressure on the other. White makes a host of mistaken pawn moves, each time reducing his counter chances. Unbeknownst to him, he could have saved his position by paradoxically advancing pawns in front of his own king. Watch to see how a GM can spot the surprising defense!