How To Analyze A Chess Game

In this part of the lesson with David Pakman, we played through a game and discussed thought processes and ideas. Hope it helps you all.

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  1. this is your most useful video, please make more like this. Love your videos!

  2. This dude has an 1100 rating? For real? No way hes an 1100 or no way im a 500

  3. I just started playing when Queens Gambit came out (sure you hear that all the time) so I could be wrong.. But isn't that a free bishop on E7 @ 19:30? And by extension a free rook? Well may be not free lol but one free for exchange?

  4. These are very enjoyable and instructive. Would love more of these.

  5. Very enjoyable game but more importantly it was very instructive. Thank you !

  6. Levy, thank for your amazing videos. I am playing through some alekhine’s best games 1908-1937, with annotation by alekhine. He is saying to play some moves that the computers recommend something better. He is saying that lines give better attacking chances, but the engines give a better position for the defender. How do we deal with the discrepancies!! Please help. Thanks for all you do.
    I am playing through game (122) capablanca vs alekhine world championships (21) buenos Aires.

    After 12 o-o. Alekhine notates that if 12. B4 black gains initiative by
    13. Qb3; axb4
    14.axb4; g5
    15. Bg3; Nd5 etc.

    This position is +1.3 for white.

  7. This was awesome I have a couple of my blitz/1min games on my channel

  8. who the hell watches a chess game and decides that is a good time to make anti-Semitic comments? the internet is a strange place.

  9. Hey Levy, great video! thanks a lot. i have one question. What where you gonna say "If hxg6…." would that be helpfull and how? thanks a lot again

  10. 5:48 so I dont know what I'm doing. Thanks for the constructive feedback Levy 😁

  11. When he missed the free bishop with check I nearly had a heart attack, but I guess it's always easier to see when I'm not the one whose king is under fire.

  12. I Liked the video even before I Watched it! : Thinking one move ahead.!

  13. I adopted the Vienna System already, and this Is actually a Grest video for learning!

  14. David Pakman is lying fool and a terrible chess player and a cheater – you guys are cheating here.

  15. U got to cheat n chess to learn let’s b real😂😂

  16. I've had Matza and I've had soup but I've never had Matza soup before, has anyone else tried it? What do you think?

  17. Black played brilliantly he made only one mistake which costed him the game

  18. That was really useful and educational. Loved the style of teaching…..

  19. Why would the other player's money need to be refunded? Are you allowed to bet on your matches at

  20. aahhhhh so this is why you appeared in my recommendation feed.

  21. This video really helped me understand certain things that I didn't even think to think about 💪💪💯

  22. Gran abordaje dé una partida real con análisis preciso y elaboración de planes gracias dé Cd Juárez Chihuahua México

  23. 19:14 – Nooooo, what are you doing? How can you say Kb1 is his only move? Nxe7+ is totally winning. Free hanging bishop with a check. I also checked the engine before posting this so as not to have missed something obvious and it's by far the correct play (score +8.2 instead of +1.1). EDIT: Nevermind, I unpaused. LOL. Still, I think you've misled him a bit by saying that.

  24. Me before the video: a 30 minutes long chess video? nah~
    Also me after the video: More video like this plssss

  25. I would love to see more of this. Even though I'm just watching, this helps me tremendously. Are the admins okay with you doing this as long as opponents are refunded in the future?

  26. David Pakman? Nice. Two of my favorite YouTubers mixing it up like Reese's cups. Did you talk politics while playing?

  27. Sickof seeing Just Some Guy Without a Mustache says:

    David is now 1270 after a year.

  28. The only time I've given my queen away on purpose is when any other move results in checkmate.

  29. My friend just told me this guy is still at approx 1100 elo as at today 12th of April 2022

  30. After Bg5 and Bxf6, Nd5 looks really strong.

  31. At the VERY least, any time it's your turn, checklist this mentally:
    – where can their pawns move
    – where can their bishops move
    – where can their knights move
    – What am I exposing moving my pawn
    – What am I exposing moving my bishop
    – What am I exposing moving my knight

  32. 35:58 Isn't Pakman spot on here? Pushing the pawn not only attacks the bishop but it's a discovered attack on the rook.

  33. 33:26 Can black just play king to f7 in this position? And after Rook f1 goes knight f5. And after Rook f2 black has a time for Queen C7. After white goes Rook d to f1 black could move the rook on b6.

  34. The way this guy thinks about chess and plays reminds me exactly of myself. I feel I have a pretty strong grasp on tactics and how to use the pieces to get a good position in my opening. And then it seems to all fall apart when I'm converting the middle game to a winning end game or trying to deliver a checkmate. It would be really nice if we could all get coached during live games. Because it seems like I'll watch videos on tactics or openings and being at the elo I am people play such dumb moves I don't know how to punish them

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