All Bark-No Bite: Refocus Your Attacking Energy

Check out this #chess game: 11brose vs Arcadial – https://www.chess.com/live/game/6038878489 .˙. Most bullet games pull heavily on the intuitive attacking patterns. This game explores one of those patterns against black’s kingside castle; following on from the McDonnell attack (e4 f4) against the Sicilian (c6). Black defends properly while White continues to throw out dubious tactics.Continue reading “All Bark-No Bite: Refocus Your Attacking Energy”

A Failed Sacrifice: Gambit Brawls

Check out this #chess game: dudikov vs 11brose – https://www.chess.com/live/game/6081474664 This game features a bullet round where the Borg defense (g5) is countered with the the King’s Gambit pawn structure (e4 f4) which created a few interesting imbalances late in the opening. As the clocks ticked down below 30 seconds to play, black was tryingContinue reading “A Failed Sacrifice: Gambit Brawls”

Confusion in Daneland: Crush the Rogue King before they find the counter-attack

Check out this #chess game: crazy_camel vs 11brose – https://www.chess.com/live/game/4978341633 https://lichess.org/study/Z6WcPhSZ/ZyYkOFUn .˙. Schedule a consultation with Coach Chad today& learn how The Chess Zone can unlocka new routine of daily mental fitness!! .˙.

Queen Blunder Recovery: The Rook and Knight Tango into Mate

Check out this #chess game: jthc93 vs 11brose – https://www.chess.com/live/game/4962021614 https://lichess.org/study/Z6WcPhSZ/fNWoskJk .˙. Schedule a consultation with Coach Chad today& learn how The Chess Zone can unlocka new routine of daily mental fitness!! .˙.

GROB .. BORG

Check out this #chess game: buddyhoohaw vs 11brose – https://www.chess.com/live/game/5502726056 Rook Sac Allows Windmill Knight Fork to Demolish in Grob-Opening-Double-Grob-Var https://lichess.org/study/YgerPuZe/v6TGNoo6 .˙. Schedule a consultation with Coach Chad today& learn how The Chess Zone can unlocka new routine of daily mental fitness!! .˙.

Double Bishop + Knight Sacrifice Discovers a Hidden Fortress to Force Draw by Repetition!

This game was an instant classic!!! Coach Chad sacrificed both bishops and a knight to build a dubious fortress..but lo and behold, his pawns held control over the center of the board just long enough for the queen and rook to get into coordination! Sadly for white, all of the kings men were either outContinue reading “Double Bishop + Knight Sacrifice Discovers a Hidden Fortress to Force Draw by Repetition!”