Dan Heisman's Improve Your Chess
Decision Boils down to One Move

National Master Dan Heisman is a name that is synonymous with excellence in chess coaching and teaching. Dan authors the award-winning Novice Nook column (winner of three Chess Journalists of America "Best Instruction" awards), aimed at improving adults, for chesscafe.com that are clearly written and offer very practical advice and tips on how to improve your game . In the new Improve Your Chess series, Dan provides instruction by reviewing amateur games played on ICC and showing where the players went wrong and how to improve.

Today's show: White plays the Morra Gambit and gets an even game but drifts into inferiority. Black's position is tougher to play and he eventually throws away the advantage. In an even position, but more difficult for Black to play, Black blunders material and White wins with fairly easy technique.

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