Tips and tricks

Develop towards the centre Castle early and castle often When both sides have similarly active pieces it’s known as an even or balanced position Relative absolute pins Weakest pawns F2 and F7 Only the kings are defenders Phases of the game Opening All your opening moves should support these goals. Establish control of the centre: the most important part of the board Get your pieces onto active squares towards the centre Get your king to safety by castling Middle game TBD [Read More]