Game#4 – Surviving a piece sacrifice

Tactical piece sacrifice in chess.

This was the first tournament game where my opponent issued a piece sacrifice. It was scary because I did not see or expect it. This is why tactical training in chess is so important. The more you can calculate, the easier it will be to predict good moves that your opponent might make. If I had better tactical training I think I would have seen that his attack does not work. Let’s take a look and see why.