July 2007 Tactics Time Column: Finish Him

The July 2007 Tactics Time column featured some new names, and players whose games had never appeared before.

The first problem is a composed problem from one of Randy Reynold’s students when he helped teach at Todd Bardwick’s chess camp.

In general, I am not a fan of composed problems, but will make an exception for this one :)

finish himSeveral of these positions involve bishops on open boards, which can be really powerful pieces.

Another common theme in these problems is a king stuck in the middle, and how to FINISH HIM as they say in “Mortal Kombat”

Good stuff!



July 2007 Tactics Time Column

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