18778 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Backgammon, Yatzy, and more!
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
It's never too late to deliver the mate...
2nd time was a treat!
Great video! i know this is off topic, but you had some other rhymes: debate and mate, and extreme (pawn) seems
this video series really has helped me get a million times better at chess!
"This is chess.com"
Great videos! Thank you
i played a game use the pattern called 'crafty bishop' and my oppent fell for it and took with a rook and i smothered mate them with my knight. awesome vid rock on danny hope you become a GM some day dude
As Always, great video series by Danny. I like the way you deliver. Fun and learn. Thanks a ton!!
"...and the game is Rover, meaning, the game is over, red Rover, send the white king - right over." CLASSIC!
If you are curious about the Blackburne's Mate then visit my forum, where I posted a game where I checkmated with the Blackburne's mate.
Thanks again for the videos. I'm working my way through them.
Thanks for the lesson
fat lady sings! epic this series has been great so far
Especially found Lolli's mate very practical as you often can find yourself with a pawn on g6!
at 20:24: Mayet's mate
Thank you Danny, your videos on advanced chess tactics are outstanding!
If anyone is having problems viewing the videos
1. Check you have the latest Flash installed
2. Your signal may not be strong enough if you're using usb/wifi/internet stick
3. Is your browser up to date?
4. Does the video you're having problems viewing work on any other browser?
If you are having problems, rather than posting on here can you contact me direct so I can help you resolve the issue please?
Many new ideas herein! Thanks Danny.
by IM Daniel Rensch
International Master Daniel Rensch continues his video series on the critical patterns every chess player must know this weekend! Today your journey takes you into several "well-known" patterns: We start with Greco's Mate; move onto Blackburne's two nets; and eventually transition into Lolli's and other "pawn helper mating nets". Enjoy!
Intermediate | Advanced
Related: « Previous Video
Play Key Position Vs. Computer
Diamond Members get unlimited access to the entire Video Lessons Library! Upgrade your account today - you are 100% covered by a no-questions-asked 30 day money-back guarantee!
IM Daniel Rensch
With numerous "scholastic chess accomplishments" to boast of, both as a player and a coach, Danny has been a "chess professional" since his early teens. He was ranked in the Top 10 for his age in the U.S. every year from the age of 12 - 21years old, and at one point he was the highest rated 19-year old in the country. He earned the IM title at age 23. A part owner and full time Staff Member for Chess.com LLC, Danny is our Vice President of Content and Professional Operations, managing the products and "team of contributors" you enjoy here, as well as for our scholastic extension site, ChessKid.com.
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2016 Chess.com
• Chess - English
Try the new Chess.com!
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!