Chess Visualization Course Book2: Kingside Sacrifices and by Ian Anderson

By Ian Anderson

Show description

Read or Download Chess Visualization Course Book2: Kingside Sacrifices and Combinations (with preparatory positions) PDF

Best chess books

How to Win in the Chess Endings

With 171 Diagrams.

Why Lasker Matters

Emanuel Lasker used to be the longest-reigning international champion (1894-1921) and remained one of many world's best 10 avid gamers for almost 4 a long time. He competed opposed to most sensible avid gamers equivalent to Capablanca, Rubinstein and Alekhine on the top in their online game, and was once regularly winning, but nearly nobody reports his video games this present day.

All About Chess and Computers: Chess and Computers and More Chess and Computers

For it slow now, i've got felt that the time is true to write down a ebook approximately laptop Chess. Ever because the first makes an attempt at chess professional­ gramming have been made, a few twenty 5 years in the past, curiosity within the topic ha"s grown from 12 months to 12 months. in the course of the past due Fifties the topic used to be first delivered to the eye of the general public via an editorial in Scient(fic American, and no more than a decade later a chess software used to be competing in a match with people.

Extra info for Chess Visualization Course Book2: Kingside Sacrifices and Combinations (with preparatory positions)

Example text

Visualize the position after the moves 17 Re1 Kf8 18 Ne51 Be62 19 Bxe6 fxe6 20 Qh5 Kg83 21 Qf7+ Kh8 22 Ng6+R hxg64. How does White win here? 72. Visualize the position after the moves 17 Nh4 Nxe41 18 Qh5 Nef62 19 Bxf7+ Kh83 20 Ng6+ Kh7 21 Qf5R Re74 22 Nxf8+ Kh8. How can White mate in two? See the last footnote for a hint. 1 1 White's threat is 19 Qh5, with either 20 Qxf7 or 20 Qxh7. Ng6 20 Nxg6+ hxg6 21 Qh8, mate. g6 21 Qxh7, White threatens both 22 Qf7 and 22 Bh6, mate. Nxg6 because the Knight is pinned.

Ne5 then Black’s Re8 is overworked -- 26 Bxe5 (1-0) Rxe5 27 Rxa7+ Kf8 28 Rxa8+, when White is up four pawns.           94 [VX-70]. White is down a piece, but after 17 Ng6+ Kh7 18 Nxf8+ Nxf8 19 bxc3, he’s up the exchange and a pawn (6 points to 3).           97 [VX-77]. Kf8 loses to 27 Rc5-f5) 27 Nf7+ Kg8 28 Nxd8+, when White is up a Rook, Bishop, and pawn.

24 dxe6 fxe6 25 Rxe6, when White is up a pawn and has an attack. 2 Hint: Find something stronger than 29 Rh4, which lets Black’s King escape with 29…Ke7, making White’s task more difficult.  21 ply       B42  79. White is up a piece for a pawn, but his Na3 and Be2 are hanging. Visualize the position after the moves 20 fxe51 hxg5 21 Bc4 Qxa3 22 Rxf7 Rxf72 23 Qxf7+ Kh7 24 Bd33 Qc5+4 25 Kh1 Qc65 26 e6 Qe86.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.08 of 5 – based on 12 votes