One of the most asked questions that beginners asked is “How to win Chess” Or “How I can become a Champion in Chess”. Well, the answer always is to keep practicing the game, to stay focus while playing, and to sync your moves with your mind. In this article, we will share some opening moves, a key focus of the game, and some tips and tricks for you.
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If you are a beginner at chess you first have to understand the mechanism of the whole game and know about the chess next moves. By studying the moves of your opponent, you get to understand the ways by which you can counter and defend your King and also get to win the Game. but first, you have to understand the basic concepts of the game and know how to set up a chessboard, if you do then let’s start:
To win a chess game you must have to consider the followings:
Typically chess openings consist of 12 opening moves that determine your strategy throughout the match. Also, an ideal opening is to develop your pieces efficiently, and moving too many pawns can even give your opponent a big advantage. Remember not to make moves of the Queen too early in the game. By doing that you can lose your strategy and you’ll have to move your Queen again and again to secure it.
Take a look at some of the well-known grandmaster’s opening moves and try to learn from them properly.
After opening, plan ahead of the game. In chess, you constantly have to think about your and opponents’ moves and also have to think about the next multiple moves that can be made by your opponent and even by you. Always remember chess masters make the first move while setting up the rest of the game in their minds. 1
You can do this too by practicing some common opening moves that are well known in the world like King’s Gambit, Queen’s Gambit, English Opening, Caro-Kann, Ruy Lopez, Italian game, Sicilian defense, and even the French defense.
One of the best openings is King’s Indian defense, Nimzo Indian defense, and the Slav defense. Reti Opening is also known as a good opening for white.
Control the Center
Take control of the game center is one of the pro tips which plays a vital role to win a chess game.
Controlling the chess central four squares e4, d4, e5, and d5 is one of the most important strategies of all but many beginning players don’t take this into consideration at first. You can think of these like “By controlling these you can control the whole game”.
Controlling the center gives you advantages like attacking your opponent, relocating the pieces, moving pieces at your will, and access on both sides of the board.
Winning in Chess is not an easy task when you are playing with professionals. A lot of critical thinking, observation, brain processing is required to master chess to win. Without proper practicing, we can not be a master in chess.
- Always remember white’s worst move is 1.g4.
- If your opponent is a beginner you can also use Four move Scholar’s Mate to win.
- Learn the Castle move by coordinating with many pieces working together to checkmate your opponent.
- Learn to Pin, Fork, and Skewer opponent’s pieces because this is more of a Chess Trick than a strategy that can win you more games.
- Look for possibilities to attack, mixing it with forcing moves on which your opponent will have to respond.
Be a Good Sport
It is a game of mind also of the body because many people argue on this figuring either chess is a sport or not. It does not matter either you win or lose, remember that this is just a game and always congratulate your opponent on winning. Even Grandmasters in the whole world that had years and years of training and experience lose to some but they don’t stop putting in their hard work by just losing a game. They sharpen their game even more and practice. Never forget to be kind, loving, and fair.