30. Oct, 2020

King safety

In order to sustain a successful attack against an opponent’s king you will need to bring enough forces to that area of the board. If your opponent has control of the center, you will probably not be able to sustain a successful attack on the enemy king. Don’t forget that the central squares are still the most important squares on the board - Chessfox  read more

In this game from the US Junior Championships, White weakens his position with a premature pawn advance

👍 Video - king hunt in a bullet game (4:07)