Today, we’ll have a look at the greatest chess game played by Bobby Fischer – the game that is also well-known as “The game of the century”. This game was played by Fischer when he was only 13-years-old and is considered as his most famous chess game!
In this lesson, my goal is to show you the real situation of this game and also highlight a few tips about the techniques used by Fischer in his games so that you can do the same in your own games, imitating his style!
The brilliant use of almost all the tactical motifs like: The Pin, Discovered Attack/Check, Smothered Mate, Windmill adds to the popularity of this masterpiece game. You can watch the video lesson below:
Finally, it’s time to test your skills based on what you have just learnt in the above video.
White to play
Fischer plays White in the above position and it is White’s turn now. Based on the “Fischer’s Techniques” you’ve learned in the lesson, can you find the winning blow?
After calculating all possible variations, you can find the solution here.