Knights On The Rim

I love the special effects on this Youtube video though I’m not so sure about the early positioning of the knights.

As we say here in the UK, knights on the rim are grim. And this even applies to those of us who think we’re too strong for this rule.


Author: NigelD

Nigel Davies is an International Chess Grandmaster living in St. Helens in the UK. The winner of 15 international tournaments he is also a former British U21 and British Open Quickplay Champion and has represented both England and Wales on several occasions. These days Nigel teaches chess through his chess training web site, Tiger Chess, which has articles, recommendations, a monthly clinic, videos and courses. His students include his 15 year old son Sam who is making rapid progress with his game. Nigel has written a number of chess books that are available at Amazon: