Trap of the Day
Chess is a game of cunning where you can set traps for your opponent and they can set traps for you! Will you fall into their traps? Will you set traps that will catch them?
This Trap of the Day page provides articles that will help you grow to be a very tricky chess player.
Let coach Rick teach you how to set and side-step traps.
Here is a fascinating trap that comes from the French Defence: Advance Variation.
Here is a very nice trap for Black playing against the Reti Opening.
Enjoy learning about the Bishop's Opening for White.
Kings Indian Defence Trap.
This is a great minature game that White wins playing against the Hungarian Defence.
Have you met the Grob Opening and some of the way you can defeat your opponent with it?
Today's traps come from the King's Gambit. Here are some short wins for Black & White
Here is a great Queen hunt starting from the Alekhine's Defence.
The Spanish Game or Ruy Lopez is an opening for White that many great Chess Players know. You can benefit from knowing it too.