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The King's Indian Chronicles 3

Teen GM Vincent Keyner: BAYONET ATTACK

13/10/2021 –    Even teen GM Vincent Keyner trusted the strength of the Bayonet Attack against the wild, aggressive King’s Indian Defense. Taming the bishop at g7 and control  black pawn’s from attacking white’s kingside is a standard make up of the Bayonet Attack.

Our featured two (2) games display different black variations that tells a story about how white breaks the pawn chain c7 and d6 to win the game. These games are classic example on how to penetrate black’s defensive structure. Enjoy and let’s have coffee while listening to Matt Monroe’s almost perfect baritone voice.

CHESS BLOG No. 39 : Date: 13th October 2021

The 9...a5 variation vs. the Bayonet Attack

1st Game : Check diagram below (GAME VIEWER 1)

18 year old IM Carissa Yip is one of top woman chess players in US, beating the likes of US Women Champ GM Irina Krush and World Women Champ Ju Wenjun. In this game, she allowed white's 15. c5 push resulting like a wall slowly broken, crushed in the middle game.

GM Nakamura 9...Ne8 vs. the Bayonet Attack

2nd Game: Check diagram below (GAME VIEWER 2)

GM Hikaru Nakamura used the defensive 9...Ne8 line to obtain a solid yet attacking variation. But GM Ding Liren knows his style so well, stopping black's attack formation. This game is a classic "Slowly Killing me Softly" style of play. Fantastic!!! Enjoy your coffee..

GAME VIEWER 1

GAME VIEWER 2

ENDGAME CORNER - SOLVE THE PROBLEM BELOW

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