Active Pieces: Practical Advice from America's Most by Jay Bonin,Greg Keener

By Jay Bonin,Greg Keener

You're booked up in your openings and comprehend the Philidor and Lucena positions fingers down, yet the right way to convert all that theoretical wisdom into issues opposed to flesh-and-blood competitors? Jay Bonin, the “Iron guy of Chess,” stocks the keys to victory as he is discovered them over 4 many years of aggressive play.

Is it greater to complicate the sport, or to maintain it uncomplicated? How do you create profitable percentages opposed to a participant who is satisfied to make a draw? When's the fitting time to exchange queens? tips to deal with cutting-edge speedy time controls? utilizing video games chosen from a occupation spanning greater than 3 thousand tournaments, IM Bonin bargains the solutions to those and different functional questions that each chessplayer faces because the clock is ticking.

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