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In this video lesson, GM Igor Smirnov will be sharing with you 3 tips on how to use your pawns, how to play with them, and how to maintain your pawn structure.
An important thing to remember is that pawns can never go back. Moving your pawns has long-term consequences. Lots of chess players start pushing their pawns when they are not sure what to do.
Therefore, how exactly should you play with your pawns? How seriously should you take your pawn structures? Watch the video lesson and learn now!
00:00 3 tips: how to use pawns in chess
00:09 Careful: Pawns cannot go back!
00:33 Tip-1: Do NOT weaken your pawn structure
02:00 Exploiting the dark-square weakness
03:18 Tip-2: Prioritize piece activity over pawns
04:54 Tip-3: Attack your opponent’s pawns
06:06 Same plan applies for Black
07:05 3 Steps to 2000 ELO Rating
🤔 About the course “3 Steps to 2000 ELO” 👇
In the past months, we have been working very hard on a comprehensive course that will set you apart from most chess players. We took it so seriously that we even decided to set the goal for you 😊.
The course will help you become a 1st category player and will allow you to reach an ELO rating of 2000 points, or the strength of a player of that caliber.
👇 What will you learn from the course? 👇
a) What are the main things that helped the course’s authors progress up to the 1st category (2000 ELO).
b) What are the most common mistakes of 1200-1500 level players and how to overcome them.
c) Why do lots of players stuck at a certain level, for example, 1500, and never improve after that.
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