7 Deadly Grandmaster Tactics

Yury Markushin

Chess tactics is a move or sequence of many moves that limit opponent’s options. The fundamental idea behind any tactics is that the opponent is not able to respond to all threats at the same time. Indeed there are also other types of tactics such as a pin or a fork, but they usually arise due to inability of the opponent to avoid it, moves before.

Tactics is probably one of the most important elements of the game, and any chess player who wants to become successful should spend great deal of time on it. In today’s article we will take a look at some very nice tactical hits by strong GMs.

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If you want to improve your chess level, you need to have a clear study plan. If you aim for a dramatic improvement at chess you need to work on all of the elements of the game in a systematic way:

  • tactics
  • positional play
  • attacking skills
  • endgame technique
  • classical games analysis
  • psychological preparation
  • and much more

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Updated 12.26.2023