Taking Your Time With The Minority Attack

When your are playing the Minority Attack in the Queen’s Gambit Declined it’s important to take your time preparing it. If you don’t then Black can sometimes get the c-file, as he did in this game from the British Championships:

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.