On behalf of the Remote Chess Academy Team, I wish you a very Happy and Prosperous New Year! 😊 Hope you make the most of 2021. Keep pushing and move forward, and you will hit all your goals in chess and in any other areas of your life.
Let me also mention that we decided to extend Holidays Special Offer for two more days. It’s clear that you guys love it, so we would like to give you more time to grab all the courses you need to ace your game.
That’s right, you can get all the RCA courses with a massive 50% discount till Sunday, 3 January. Simply use the coupon “xmas50”. And don’t miss the opportunity to get all my courses with the “GM Igor Smirnov’s Super Pack” and save more than $1100 USD by making use of the special discount.
Today I’d like to share with you a really cool game played by the World Champion Magnus Carlsen, where he used the Prisoner’s Gambit (also called as the Norfolk Gambit) which is followed by the moves 1.Nf3 d5 2.b3 c5 3.e4. The gambit gets its name as it was first played by a prisoner in Norfolk.
At first sight, this pawn sacrifice might look weird, but it makes a lot of sense. In fact, Carlsen played this gambit against Viswanathan Anand. Watch the video lesson and learn:
You can download the PGN of the games below: