Another King’s Indian Attack Win

Since switching to 1.e4 last November my most successful opening has been the King’s Indian Attack. My Dad has played this a lot and taught it to me by showing me some thematic games and quizzing me about what I should do next in certain positions. I think this is a better way to learn openings than just trying to remember a series of moves because you learn how to handle the middle game.

Here’s a win from the Doncaster Major which gave me 4 wins out of 4 with it:

Sam Davies


Author: Sam Davies

Sam Davies is the 15 year old son of GM Nigel Davies and a keen chess player in his own right. After a slow start with the game he has made rapid progress in the last few years and is now winning tournaments. Unlike other juniors he does not play in junior tournaments and likes playing positional chess.