Paying Attention to Your Opponent's Possibilities: Understanding Pawn Structure

Sep 7, 2013
21 min
Clear your head before this one, as GM Kaidanov fills your weekend with a video compilation jam-packed with examples of bishops against knights. The name of the game is pawn structure, and you'd better be focusing on your opponent's ideas as always. Kaidanov calls this the "Calculus of chess," but don't worry, there aren't any polynomial functions to be found!