How to Calculate in Chess [Find Tactics in Your Games]
Tactics & Calculation

How to Calculate & Find Tactics in Your Chess Games

How to Calculate & Find Tactics in Your Chess Games

Today I’m excited to share with you 5 key ideas to calculate effectively during your chess games. You will learn from beginner-level concepts and gradually climb to advanced-level so that you can calculate more complex positions/variations.

These calculation tips will teach you how to solve puzzles easily, how to find tactics in your games, and how to calculate efficiently and effectively. Most importantly, you will learn how top Grandmasters like Magnus Carlsen calculate variations effectively in their games.

At the end of this calculation training, you will be challenged with an interesting puzzle. Try to calculate all possible variations and find the winning shot!

Below, you can find the puzzles shown in the video:

I hope you enjoy reading this blog post.

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