Positional Tips: Learning from My Own Play! - Part 2

Aug 6, 2013
17 min
GM Khachiyan shows off a quick defeat over a master who tried the somewhat rare Geller Gambit against his Slav Defense. Khachiyan eats the c-pawn, then takes great care to put his bishops on the right diagonals. The subtle choices are based on preventing his opponent's minors from flooding his position, but if you've been paying attention recently, you already know Melik is Captain Prophylaxis!