Overwhelming Your Opponent
Seirawan Strategy Example #1

Winning Chess Strategies, Diagram 1, p16

In this example, Yasser Seirawan (White) will seek to capture enemy material and then consolidate his position before launching another attack ...


[Event "London"]
[Site "London"]
[Date "1982.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Yasser Seirawan"]
[Black "Anatoli Karpov"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D55"]
[SetUp "1"]
[FEN "r1b1r1k1/p3qpp1/np5p/2pp4/Q2P4/2R2NP1/PP2PP1P/4KB1R w K c6 0 14"] [PlyCount "35"]
[EventDate "1982.??.??"]

14.Re3 Be6 15.Qxa6 cxd4 16.Rb3 Bf5 17.Bg2 Bc2 18.Nxd4 Bxb3 19.Nxb3 Rac8 20.Bf3 Rc2 21.O-O Rxb2 22.Rd1 Rd8 23.Nd4 Rd7 24.Nc6 Qe8 25.Nxa7 Rc7 26.a4 Qa8 27.Rxd5 Qxa7 28.Rd8+ Kh7 29.Qd3+ f5 30.Qxf5+ g6 31.Qe6 1-0