Straining the Bishop

Aug 23, 2010
30 min
Today GM Dejan Bojkov teaches several fundamental, and very important, positional concepts about using and trapping bishops. After viewing these three examples from Grandmaster games (including Steinitz and Capablanca!) -- it should be easy to master the ideas and then competently apply them in your own games. Learn how your opponent can be essentially down a whole piece, even when it’s still on the board!