If you want to discover chess openings to advance your game, try this chess lesson covering the strategic ideas that form the basis of named chess openings.
The Guioco Piano chess opening has a long history, and despite the potential for building a strong center, has several drawbacks. Try the Italian game here!
The Evans Gambit is a variation of the Giuoco Piano. If you are a confident chess player and like to come out swinging, this gambit may work for your game.
Gambits are often seen in chess openings as a way to create strategic imbalances. Yet a gambit is only as powerful as an opponent's response. Learn why!
The Ruy Lopez is one of the most popular chess openings, beginning with a pawn to e4. Follow along with this chess strategy lesson and learn this maneuver!
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