Overcoming Adversity in Chess

Dec 15, 2009
20 min
IM Shankland, recently returned from a tour of high-level European tournaments, has a wealth of material to study-- and lessons to share with us. Here he looks at a game against a strong Hungarian Grandmaster, in which he faced the unpleasant situation of transposing moves in the opening and realizing that he had landed himself in a pickle. How to respond?