Neglecting development can be costly in chess!
Often, for ‘the love of an extra pawn’ or in pursuit of a strategic idea, players neglect their development in the opening.
In this video top French GM Romain Edouard explains how to punish your opponent for such neglect. Too slow strategy meets tactical retribution!
Examples range from a classic exploitation by Bobby Fischer to a modern example from Chinese top gun Ding Liren.
Runtime: 65 minutes