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Discussion of the 1st position begins at 10:15. Prior to that we are informed (starting at 3:15) that king activity, importance of passed pawns and simplification (to trade or not to trade) are the criteria that determine the endgame phase.
After Qf6 what happens after ...Qc6?
Thank you. I like videos that help me make plans. I think without plans in any phase of chess, one is doomed to be a lifetime Class C player.
checkalina... chopalicious XD
Nice 1 Danny.
I feel like Daniel is the best chess mentor even though he's not a GM.. u got my respect xD
You've Opened My Eyes. Big Time
It's fewer pieces, not "less" pieces!" Thanks for the great videos!
I enjoyed this video masively and it has helped me understand more about the endings because truth be told I suck at endings and this has helped alot.
by IM Daniel Rensch
International Master Rensch brings you the long awaited sequel series to the "Everything You Need To Know On The Endgame" video he brought to you many moons ago! Well, maybe it wasn't long awaited, but it's here and it doesn't disappoint! Danny does his best to give you practical advice, along with critical "x's and o's" about the final stage of a chess game. Enjoy!
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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.
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