My 2011 US Championship: vs GM Kaidanov

May 24, 2011
28 min
Today we witness a battle between two Video Authors from this year's US Championship. Unfortunately for one, it was one of the worst (or at least quickest) losses of his career. IM Sam Shankland begins a new series where he plans to bring us several games, telling his story along the way, from the US Championship. In this game Sam seized the moment by opening the center just before white's pieces realized full coordination. The result was devastating...