This game (LG)
Download JTwixt file
On 2020-06-23 at 12:12,
My opponent's resignation caught me way off guard. I had only barely begun to switch my thinking from strategic to tactical — is this really a winning position for black?
On 2020-06-23 at 12:15,
Also, white (ranked hundreds of points above me) commented that perhaps
would have been better. I guess I see it, especially if
leads to immediate resignation, but I think the situation is a bit over my head. Any comments would be gratefully accepted.
On 2020-06-23 at 17:37,
Well I certainly would have tried something. Maybe |
one branch is
I agree |
would have been much simpler for white. Then
and black is cut off. At the end of the game you are connected to the right. For example |
On 2020-06-24 at 11:29,
Thank you so much David! It's really helpful to see these lines of giving up one side to cut your opponent off from the other. Very simple the way you string together two ladders to narrow the playing field. Going to have to look for opportunities to incorporate this strategy!
You must be logged in to add comments.