Bobby Fischer has "disappeared" to the bathroom and has asked you to take over...don't mess up! He might never come back!

Fischer Petrosian

Fischer - Bennett / SF 1957

This game is the fourth round game in the US Junior Championship. Read a story about this tournament. Fischer in this game is up two pawns an has superior major piece (rook and queen) positioning.

Key Points:

  • Don't lose pawns needlessly yoursel!
  • A Rook on the 7th rank is grand!
  • Passed pawns must be pushed.
  • When winning in material try to trade pieces.
Fischer - Bennett / SF 1957