So Kids Should Play Gambits, Right?

The idea that kids should play gambits, in order to sharpen their tactical play, is fairly widespread. But I guess I’m not alone in having my doubts about this as the following game shows. The incredibly solid player playing Black is the 9 year old girls U10 Champion of Russia, Ekaterina Goltseva, White is former World Champion Garry Kasparov.

There’s an interview with Ekaterina here.