By Carsten Hansen

"Hansen presents recommendation and ideas to teach you what to appear out for to guage positions quite quick and to assist advisor you to creating right judgements, either temporary and long-term." - Mark Donlan, Chess Horizons

Throughout a online game of chess, we needs to consistently make judgments and judgements that can't be decided just by calculation. We needs to then depend on our positional judgment. strong positional talents are basically built through adventure, yet they could even be learnt.

In this ebook, Carsten Hansen offers a wealth of recommendation and ideas that may aid supply readers a helping-hand as much as new degrees of positional realizing. Paramount during this dialogue is the player's have to weigh up positional components on the board, and judge that are most vital for the location handy.

Topics contain: the search for Weaknesses; what's the Initiative?; realizing Imbalances; The Relative price of the items; judgements relating to Pawn-Structures; Structural Weaknesses; the place and the way to assault.

The booklet is rounded off with workouts to check your knowing of the innovations mentioned, including complete ideas.

Carsten Hansen is a FIDE grasp from Denmark who at the moment lives within the united states. He has a name for writing well-researched books on significant chess issues, and is understood to many via his painstaking ebook reports on the web. this is often his fourth booklet for Gambit.

"Readers will study not just a lot approximately very important positional points, like exploiting a structural weak spot, from this paintings, but in addition a lot in regards to the vital element of positional sacrifices, anything that's usually now not good understood at membership point. For all these trying to increase their total chess power, and particularly their positional knowing, this is often hugely recommended." - Richard Palliser,

Show description

Read Online or Download Improve Your Positional Chess PDF

Similar board games books

How to Play against 1 d4

Discovering an appropriate defence to one d4 isn’t a simple job, in particular should you don’t have never-ending time on hand to review the entire most modern theoretical advancements. in the event you decide upon stylish openings, it’s crucial to maintain speed with sleek concept in an effort to be triumphant with Black. those people who are unwilling to turn into slaves to starting idea don't need to worry – this ebook offers an answer.

Bird's Opening: Detailed coverage of an underrated and dynamic choice for White

Bird's establishing is an underrated and dynamic selection for White that instantly directs the sport into rather unexplored territory, surroundings Black gamers early difficulties and forcing them to imagine for themselves instead of having the luxurious of counting on the speculation of extra mainstream openings. it is also a really versatile choice which may result in either sharp gambit play, equivalent to the infamous From's Gambit, in addition to quieter positional traces.

French Defense: The Solid Rubinstein Variation

A whole Black Repertoire opposed to 1. e4 equipped round the Super-solid Rubinstein! the cast Rubinstein version of the French safety regardless of its having been performed by way of international champions and elite grandmasters, it hasn't ever been subjected to certain research. the writer, German foreign grasp Hannes Langrock, has produced a publication with whole insurance of this line, in addition to reliable ideas for Black should still White deviate at the moment or 3rd circulate.

Chess Opening Essentials: The Ideas & Plans Behind ALL Chess Openings, The Complete 1. e4

So much chess beginning books are both too distinctive or too shallow. Chess establishing necessities has precisely the correct stability and is an obtainable primer and a reference publication while. It provides a flavour of the way each commencing works and explains the similarities with different openings, in addition to the diversities.

Additional info for Improve Your Positional Chess

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 5.00 of 5 – based on 29 votes