You just can’t hang your pawns against Hikaru | Nakamura vs Sergei Yudin | World Blitz 2022

After winning the first game, Hikaru was all set to face his next opponent – GM Sergei Yudin (2599) at the FIDE World Blitz Open Championship 2022. As an opponent, psychologically it adds to the pressure to face Hikaru with the black pieces but can Sergei outclass the Blitz King? Watch the interesting game as Hikaru opens the game with 1.e4 and Sergei replies with d6.

Video: ChessBase India
Edited by Aditya Sur Roy

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  1. The loss of the Black's Queen and its bishop pawns gave White the attacking initiative as its bishop was already aimed at the a7 pawn, and when the Black knight threatened the White Queen it allowed the latter to align with its bishop.Black then resigned as its King was under seige.

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