Step by Step: Tactics #65
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. Also, be sure to subscribe to our Daily Chess Puzzle email.
After the moves 1.e4 g6 2.d4 Bg7 3.c3 d5 4.e5 f6 5.f4 Nh6 6.Nf3 Bg4 7.Be2 Nf5 8.0–0 Nd7 9.a4 c5, how did White follow up on 10.e6 Nf8?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
Warnock,Brian (2341) – Timberlake,David (2200)
Master/Expert Invitational Peterborough, NH (1), 01.10.2000
Modern Defense [B06]
10.e6 Nf8 11.Bb5+ wins a piece for White.
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