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#73 David Bronstein displays dark sorcery! Classic back to back exchange sacrifices with dark intentions

#73 David Bronstein displays dark sorcery! Classic back to back exchange sacrifices with dark intentions
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Discord & New Video Lesson!

YaacAttack Chess Academy with IM Yaacov and NM Logozar.

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#72 Instructive examples of Golden bishops, don't be fancy, and prediction Dacha finale!

#72 Instructive examples of Golden bishops, don't be fancy, and prediction Dacha finale!
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Another video lesson posted!

YaacAttack Chess Academy with IM Yaacov and NM Logozar.

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#71 Humble patient dacha! With classic knight Vs. bishop duels!

#71 Humble patient dacha! With classic knight Vs. bishop duels!
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Another video lesson posted!

YaacAttack Chess Academy with IM Yaacov and NM Logozar.

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#70 Instructive Bishop vs Knight duels Ft. spicy 5-0 finish vs Indian IM

#70 Instructive Bishop vs Knight duels Ft. spicy 5-0 finish vs Indian IM
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New Membership Tiers!

It's time to jump in. New Video Lesson! We've added a new video lesson highlighting Dacha themes in some very interesting games. Watch IM Yaacov go through some of his online blitz games with spicy dacha endgame mates and learning from the great Lajos Portisch. Enjoy!

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#69 Blitz battles - spicy dacha endgame mates, learning from the great Lajos Portisch

#69 Blitz battles - spicy dacha endgame mates, learning from the great Lajos Portisch
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New Tactics & Video Lessons!

Have you been keeping up with your Dacha tactics? Be sure to check out twelve new tactics, and see if you solve this new one we added, below: New Videos! We've added a new video lesson highlighting Dacha themes in some very interesting games. Watch IM Yaacov go

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Dacha Tactics #89 - rarest of rare -- dark Dacha stairway to heaven!

I just came across this position and it is a beautiful one. The black king is a sitting dark duck on a1 but for now it seems mostly safe. Clearly the goal will be to lock up the black king with the knight, bishop – and hopefully the king. Let'

Dacha Tactics #89 - rarest of rare -- dark Dacha stairway to heaven!
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Dacha Tactics #88 - dark pin, forks and spoons galore!

Dacha Tactics #88 - dark pin, forks and spoons galore!
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Dacha Tactics #87 - full light explosion in real time

Dacha Tactics #87 - full light explosion in real time
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Dacha Tactics #86 - the sleeper Golden Bishop

Dacha Tactics #86 - the sleeper Golden Bishop
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Dacha Tactics #85 - light bishop turns dark

Dacha Tactics #85 - light bishop turns dark
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Dacha Tactics #84 - Dark investments paying light dividends

Dacha Tactics #84 - Dark investments paying light dividends
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Dacha Tactics #83 - Lil August creating dark magic -- Part 2

Dacha Tactics #83 - Lil August creating dark magic -- Part 2
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Dacha Tactics #82 - Lil August creating dark magic -- Part 1

Dacha Tactics #82 - Lil August creating dark magic -- Part 1
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Dacha Tactics #81 - GothemChess topples the light resistence

Dacha Tactics #81 - GothemChess topples the light resistence
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Dacha Tactics #80 - Hikaru unleashes the Golden Bishop

Dacha Tactics #80 - Hikaru unleashes the Golden Bishop
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Dacha Tactics #79 - yearning for dark, purest of pure

Dacha Tactics #79 - yearning for dark, purest of pure
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Dacha Tactics #78 - light peekabo Dacha

Dacha Tactics #78 - light peekabo Dacha
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Dacha Tactics #77 - oozing light!

Dacha Tactics #77 - oozing light!
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#68 Blitz battles with symbolic dacha moments, win vs Naroditsky using important light zwischenzug

#68 Blitz battles with symbolic dacha moments, win vs Naroditsky using important light zwischenzug
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#67 Nailbiter vs Nigel Short Instructive Golden- -dark Bishop endgames!

#67 Nailbiter vs Nigel Short Instructive Golden- -dark Bishop endgames!
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#66 Exquisite display of Golden Bishop and bishop pair by Fischer

#66 Exquisite display of Golden Bishop and bishop pair by Fischer
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New Tactics & Video Lessons!

Have you been keeping up with your Dacha tactics? Be sure to check out the seven new tactics, and see if you remember how to solve this oldie but goodie, below: New Videos! We've added a new video lesson highlighting Dacha themes in some very interesting games. Watch

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Dacha Tactics #76 - Final light straw!!

Dacha Tactics #76 - Final light straw!!
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Dacha Tactics #75 - Dark dacha by hook or by crook.

Dacha Tactics #75 - Dark dacha by hook or by crook.
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Dacha Tactics #74 - King and knight heroic dark!!

Dacha Tactics #74 - King and knight heroic dark!!
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Dacha Tactics #73 - Extreme Dark Faith

Dacha Tactics #73 - Extreme Dark Faith
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Dacha Tactics #72 - Carlsen hiccup!! dark pawn dacha.

Dacha Tactics #72 - Carlsen hiccup!! dark pawn dacha.
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Dacha Tactics #71 - Dark splash!

Dacha Tactics #71 - Dark splash!
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Dacha Tactics #70 - Immortal dacha walk!

Dacha Tactics #70 - Immortal dacha walk!
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#65 Blitz battles with a nice win vs Danii Dubov, dark with dark intentions!

#65 Blitz battles with a nice win vs Danii Dubov, dark with dark intentions!
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New Tactics & Video Lessons!

Have you been keeping up with your Dacha tactics? Be sure to check out the new tactics, and see if you remember how to solve this oldie but goodie, below: New Videos! We've added three new video lessons highlighting Dacha themes in some very interesting games. Watch IM

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#64 Immortal king walks -- an ode to Nigel Short!

#64 Immortal king walks -- an ode to Nigel Short!
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#63 Blitz Battles, Dark knights run amok, with a grand finale Bonjovi dacha!

#63 Blitz Battles, Dark knights run amok, with a grand finale Bonjovi dacha!
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Dacha Tactics #69 - The light straw that broke the camel's back

Dacha Tactics #69 - The light straw that broke the camel's back
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Dacha Tactics #68 - Golden light bishop lurking!

Dacha Tactics #68 - Golden light bishop lurking!
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Dacha Tactics #67 - Light Zwischenzug - with dark intentions

Dacha Tactics #67 - Light Zwischenzug - with dark intentions
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Dacha Tactics #66 - Dark blow - not a coincidence

Dacha Tactics #66 - Dark blow - not a coincidence
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Dacha Tactics #65 - Light with Dark intentions!

Dacha Tactics #65 - Light with Dark intentions!
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Dacha Tactics #64 - Bobby Pin

Dacha Tactics #64 - Bobby Pin
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New Tactics & Video Lessons

Have you been keeping up with your Dacha tactics? Be sure to check out the new tactics, and see if you remember how to solve this oldie but goodie, below: Bobby Fischer's Dacha Knock-outs! We've added three new video lessons highlighting Dacha themes in some very

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Dacha Tactics #63 - Fischer's Light Shocker!

Dacha Tactics #63 - Fischer's Light Shocker!
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Dacha Tactics #62 - Fischer's oozing light.

Dacha Tactics #62 - Fischer's oozing light.
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Dacha Tactics #61 - Fischer's dark shocker!

Dacha Tactics #61 - Fischer's dark shocker!
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Dacha Tactics #60 - Golden Dark bishop strikes in endgame!

Dacha Tactics #60 - Golden Dark bishop strikes in endgame!
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Dacha Tactics #59 - The queen acts as a ........

Black's king is under fire. However, there is a slight hiccup – the f4 dark nugget is forking out Queen and Rook. We must be accurate in how we proceed. Maybe a bit of light from the light Bishop... and dark?? Let's be imaginative and unearth dark

Dacha Tactics #59 - The queen acts as a ........
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#62 Vintage Logozar with light dacha bloopers featuring Fischer Spassky

#62 Vintage Logozar with light dacha bloopers featuring Fischer Spassky
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#61 Just a lil bit of light... just a lil bit of dark featuring Fischer dacha!

#61 Just a lil bit of light... just a lil bit of dark featuring Fischer dacha!
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Dacha Wins at World Chessboxing Championship!

Two of IM Yaacov's students won gold in the 2023 World Chessboxing Championship! 💥"Yaacov was the key piece in helping me win the 2023 Chessboxing World Championship! I was able to immediately apply what I learned from our lessons, and did in fact apply them to win

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Dacha Tactics #58 - Endgame finesse - yearning for light harmony.

Dacha Tactics #58 - Endgame finesse - yearning for light harmony.
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Dacha Tactics #57 - Golden light bishop shows what it's got!

Dacha Tactics #57 - Golden light bishop shows what it's got!
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#60 Fischer springs the light slow squeeze on Saidy, then an 11 move light shocker vs Reshevsky!!

#60 Fischer springs the light slow squeeze on Saidy, then an 11 move light shocker vs Reshevsky!!
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#59 Fischer!!! First light, then dark. Neither a coincidence.

#59 Fischer!!! First light, then dark. Neither a coincidence.
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2 More Dacha Video Lessons!

🔥We have added 2 new color-themed Dacha video lessons since our last newsletter! Have you been keeping up with your sparring practice? In this episode: The legendary Spassky shows us how to use a hidden light advantage... 🔥Check out the Academy here. Not ready to sign up? Taste our Dacha

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2 More Dacha Video Lessons!!

🔥We have added 2 new color-themed Dacha video lessons since our last newsletter! Have you been keeping up with your sparring practice? In this episode: The legendary Spassky shows us how to use a hidden light advantage... 🔥Check out the Academy here. Not ready to sign up? Taste our Dacha

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#58 The legendary Spassky shows us how to use a hidden light advantage!

#58 The legendary Spassky shows us how to use a hidden light advantage!
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Dacha Tactics #56 - a dark shocker -- a dacha special!!

Dacha Tactics #56 - a dark shocker -- a dacha special!!
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#57 blitz battles; Hardcore match vs top Peruvian GM followed by Dark Dacha win vs Nigel Short! Comin' around the mountain!

#57 blitz battles; Hardcore match vs top Peruvian GM followed by Dark Dacha win vs Nigel Short! Comin' around the mountain!
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Dacha Tactics #55 - Oozing dark.

Dacha Tactics #55 - Oozing dark.
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Dacha Tactics #54 - Soft light tickle!

Dacha Tactics #54 - Soft light tickle!
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Dacha Tactics #53 - Dzindzi soft dark touch!

Dacha Tactics #53 - Dzindzi soft dark touch!
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Dacha Tactics #52 - Dzindzi wants the juicy golden bishop!

Dacha Tactics #52 - Dzindzi wants the juicy golden bishop!
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Dacha Tactics #51 - Bishop pair + passed pawn is too much harmony!!

Dacha Tactics #51 - Bishop pair + passed pawn is too much harmony!!
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Dacha Tactics #50 - Dzindzi's golden bishop and its henchmen!

Dacha Tactics #50 - Dzindzi's golden bishop and its henchmen!
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Dacha Tactics #49 - Dzindzi's bear hug on the light squares!

Dacha Tactics #49 - Dzindzi's bear hug on the light squares!
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12 More Dacha Tactics!!

🔥We have added 12 new color-themed Dacha tactics since our last newsletter! Have you been keeping up with your sparring practice? If you haven't been keeping up, here's an interesting tactic that we call "Dacha Color Harmony and the Sleeping Knight." Hint: After an

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12 More Dacha Tactics!

🔥We have added 12 new color-themed Dacha tactics since our last newsletter! Have you been keeping up with your sparring practice? If you haven't been keeping up, here's an interesting tactic that we call "Dacha Color Harmony and the Sleeping Knight." Hint: After an

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Dacha Tactics #48 - The light straw that broke the dacha's back!

Dacha Tactics #48 - The light straw that broke the dacha's back!
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Dacha Tactics #47 - Dzindi's bishop can change colors!

Dacha Tactics #47 - Dzindi's bishop can change colors!
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Dacha Tactics #46 - Dzindzi's dark shocker!

Dacha Tactics #46 - Dzindzi's dark shocker!
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Dacha Tactics #45 - Dzindzi's light saber!

Dacha Tactics #45 - Dzindzi's light saber!
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Dacha Tactics #44 - Dzindzi's dark knockout blow!

Dacha Tactics #44 - Dzindzi's dark knockout blow!
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Dacha Tactics #43 - "sleeping knight" gets a good night's sleep in the dark.

This is from a game of mine. After an exciting Budapest gambit skirmish, a strange position has arisen. His king isn't great but our powerful "sleeping" knight is getting booted. Or is it? Neither side has dark bishops so dark will always be an important and

Dacha Tactics #43 - "sleeping knight" gets a good night's sleep in the dark.
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Dacha Tactics #42 - "trapped" horsie shows its worth in light.

Dacha Tactics #42 - "trapped" horsie shows its worth in light.
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Dacha Tactics #41 - another smooth dark knockout!

Dacha Tactics #41 - another smooth dark knockout!
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Dacha Tactics #40 - smooth dark knockout!

Dacha Tactics #40 - smooth dark knockout!
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Dacha Tactics #39 - dark "parachute" dacha!

Dacha Tactics #39 - dark "parachute" dacha!
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Dacha Tactics #38 - Bent Larsen golden bishop queen sacrifice!

Dacha Tactics #38 - Bent Larsen golden bishop queen sacrifice!
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Dacha Tactics #37 - Petrosian queen sacrifice is Nehz's inspiration!

Dacha Tactics #37 - Petrosian queen sacrifice is Nehz's inspiration!
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Dacha Tactics #36 - dark and light.

Dacha Tactics #36 - dark and light.
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#56 Blitz battles - Epic match vs Australian GM -- the queen keeps acting as a dark bishop!

#56 Blitz battles - Epic match vs Australian GM -- the queen keeps acting as a dark bishop!
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#55 Petrosian gives us a clinic in Golden Bishop

#55 Petrosian gives us a clinic in Golden Bishop
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YAACATTACK Academy Live!

🔥We are happy to announce that the YAACATTACK Academy has launched. We are in full effect, and we're offering your first month free for all membership tiers – no monkey business! Check out the Academy here. Not sure? Taste our Dacha approach first with free videos and free tactics.

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#54 Blitz! Trapping rooks in broad daylight, battling GingerGm and a spicy knight Vs. bishop endgame!

#54 Blitz! Trapping rooks in broad daylight, battling GingerGm and a spicy knight Vs. bishop endgame!
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#53 Welcome back Hans! Featuring YaacAttack dark with light intentions

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, Yaacov applies Dacha color theory live in real-time blitz. A blast from the past!  Wacth IM Yaacov square-off with Hans over the board in 2019.  Two strong players head-to-head. Yvette Fannell was live.

#53 Welcome back Hans! Featuring YaacAttack dark with light intentions
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#52 Blitz Battles--Soft light touch in pawn endgame, and queen sacrifice vs young Hungarian prodigy GM Gledura

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess. In this lesson, Yaacov applies Dacha color theory live in real-time blitz.

#52 Blitz Battles--Soft light touch in pawn endgame, and queen sacrifice vs young Hungarian prodigy GM Gledura
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#51 Blitz battles featuring Black and White Cookie dacha with a pawn endgame & a swindle finale!

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, Yaacov applies Dacha color theory live in real-time blitz.

#51 Blitz battles featuring Black and White Cookie dacha with a pawn endgame & a swindle finale!
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#50 Golden Anniversary!! Featuring the Gold Coin dark dacha brilliancy, and it's successors

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess. In this lesson, we'll cover a classical color-themed Dacha battle between two greats.

#50 Golden Anniversary!! Featuring the Gold Coin dark dacha brilliancy, and it's successors
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#49 Blitz battles Featuring fancy knight dacha, 3 pieces vs queen (!!) and some instructive rook endgames

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, Yaacov applies Dacha color theory live in real-time blitz.

#49 Blitz battles Featuring fancy knight dacha, 3 pieces vs queen (!!) and some instructive rook endgames
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#48 Blitz! The ultimate knight vs bishop duels

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, Yaacov applies Dacha color theory live in real-time blitz.

#48 Blitz! The ultimate knight vs bishop duels
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#47 Petrosian vs. Smyslov - Light and Dark!

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, we'll cover a classical color-themed Dacha battle between two greats.

#47 Petrosian vs. Smyslov - Light and Dark!
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#46 A Colorful Grunfeld

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, we'll cover a classical color-themed Dacha battle between two greats.

#46 A Colorful Grunfeld
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#45 Blitz battles -- some light tickles , an extreme dark inspiration from Petrosian , and battling vs 3(!!) Queens successful

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, Yaacov applies Dacha color theory live in real-time blitz.

#45 Blitz battles -- some light tickles , an extreme dark  inspiration from Petrosian , and battling vs 3(!!) Queens successful
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#44 Queen sacrifice extravaganza... Tigran Petrosian queen sacrifice for dark, Bent Larsen repays the favor on light!

Continue learning IM Yaacov Norowitz's unique "Dacha" style of chess.  In this lesson, we'll cover a classical color-themed Dacha battle between two greats.

#44 Queen sacrifice extravaganza... Tigran Petrosian queen sacrifice for dark, Bent Larsen repays the favor on light!
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Dacha Tactics #35 - Nezh's dark magic!

A classic Nezh game here. The position looks normal and a sane player would try and save the queen. However this is Nezh, and to boot -- the dark squares on black's kingside are looking fine and tasty today. How to proceed? Try and procure the Nezh dark

Dacha Tactics #35 - Nezh's dark magic!