Daniel King’s Power Play Show: King’s Indian complexity

by Daniel King
3/10/2023 – In his new Power Play Show, GM Daniel King examines a King’s Indian game played by Ruslan Ponomariov with black, and then goes back and analyses the opening carefully by looking at past games. Strategy is delicate! | Power Play is on air most Fridays. Watch it on-demand with a ChessBase Premium account. All the usual puzzles, games and instruction will be on offer.

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I’m examining a King’s Indian game played by Ruslan Ponomariov with black from the European Individual Championship, and then going back and analysing the opening carefully by looking at past games. Strategy is delicate!

What next for Black?

 

In the following position, how should White prepare for Black’s thematic ...f5 break?

 

And here’s another two-mover.

 

Power Play 27 and 28 - The King's Gambit and Tactic Toolbox

Glorious sacrifices, unexpected tactics and checkmating attacks. The King's Gambit is one of the oldest and most romantic openings in the game of chess. These DVDs contain all you need to know to play the King's Gambit.


This week’s show


Previous shows

You’ll find older broadcasts in the Power Play category. To watch these you’ll need a ChessBase Premium Account.


Daniel King is the prolific author of the Power Play series which numbers 28 volumes to date.  The Tactic Turbo for the King’s Gambit is the subject of his most recent DVD.

Here’s a teaser:


Power Play 28: Tactic Toolbox King's Gambit

Daniel King presents 50 puzzle positions in video format, all arising from the King's Gambit. They feature typical tactics from the opening, so this is a great way of becoming familiar with the tricks and traps that you can set your opponent.


Links


Daniel King is a regular on playchess.com. Commentating on live events such as the World Championship or analysing themes for his monthly Power Play Show. He also produces a DVD series called Power Play for ChessBase in the Fritztrainer format.
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lietuva124 lietuva124 3/11/2023 11:36
Could you, please, add the year of the two-mover?
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