Step by Step: Tactics #61
By Mark Donlan
Step by Step: Tactics is designed to test and improve your basic tactical skills. For best results, play the position out over-the-board and think for as long as you need without moving the pieces. You can also print out this page and use it as a workbook exercise in a classroom setting.
After the moves 1.e4 c5 2.Nc3 Nc6 3.Nf3 g6 4.Bb5 Nd4 5.Nxd4 cxd4 6.Ne2 Bg7 7.d3, how did Black win?Scroll down for more options
Circle the type of tactics that were involved in this puzzle:
- Discovered Attack
- Double Attack
- En Prise
- Removing the Guard
- Trapped Piece
Sebe,F (2286) – Jicman,L (2229)
ANC POST IM Miercurea-Ciuc ROM (8), 28.09.2001
Sicilian Defense [B30]
7…Qa5 Forks the white bishop and king.
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