25. Sep, 2019

10 tips to winning chess

10 tips for some simple ways to win more games: - by International Grandmaster Arthur Bisguier‎

  1. Look at your opponent's move.
  2. Make the best possible move.
  3. Have a plan.
  4. Know what the pieces are worth.
  5. Develop quickly and well.
  6. Control the centre.
  7. Keep your king safe.
  8. Know when to trade pieces.
  9. Think about the endgame.
  10. Always be alert.

In this position Black (to move) will capture White's knight - does it matter whether he captures it with the queen or the knight ? 🤔

Black decides to keep his queen    Play

👍 A miniature game in which Arthur Bisguier's opponent failed to stay alert