Simple Strategies

  Trapping Pieces

Trapping Pieces

Trapping Pieces

  Destroying the Defender

Destroying the Defender

Destroy Defender

  ZugZwang

ZugZwang

ZugZwang

  The Art of Trading

The Art of Trading

The Art of Trading

  Sacrifice to Expose King

Sacrifice to Expose King

Sacrifice to Expose King

  Rooks on 7th Rank

Rooks on 7th Rank

Rooks on 7th Rank

  Opposite-Side Castling

Opposite-Side Castling

Opposite-Side Castling

  Overloaded Pieces

Overloaded Pieces

Overloaded Pieces

  Creating Outposts

Creating Outposts

Creating Outposts

  Pawn Storms

Pawn Storms

Pawn Storms

  Candidate Moves

Candidate Moves

Candidate Moves

 

Complex Strategies

  Prophylactic Thinking

Prophylactic Thinking

Prophylactic Thinking

  Obtaining a Crucial File

Obtaining a Crucial File

Obtaining a Crucial File

  Developing with Tempo

Developing with Tempo

Developing with Tempo

  Bishop vs Knight Exchanges

Bishop vs Knight Exchanges

Bishop vs Knight Exchanges

  The Poison Pawn

The Poison Pawn

The Poison Pawn

  Exchange Sacrifices

Exchange Sacrifices

Exchange Sacrifices

  Targetting Weaknesses

Targetting Weaknesses

Targetting Weaknesses

  Piece Sacrifice for Pawns

Piece Sacrifice for Pawns

Piece Sacrifice for Pawns