Exchange Sacrifice: Spassky vs. Petrosian | Tactics Time!

Dennis LaRue demonstrates the exchange sacrifice: when a rook is given up for a minor piece and positional compensation. Perhaps no player is more closely associated with the concept than is Petrosian.

Boris Spassky vs Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian, Petrosian – Spassky World Championship Match (1966): A46 Queen’s pawn, Torre attack

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *