Introduction to Chess Principles
Here are basic chess principles of chess, something which all beginners and novice players should follow:
- Control the Center!
- Develop Your Pieces as Soon as Possible!
- The castle as Soon as Possible!
- Keep Your Pieces Protected!
- Have Fun and Win with Grace, Lose with Dignity!
Bruce Pandolfini (born September 17, 1947) is an American chess author, teacher, and coach. He is generally considered to be America’s most experienced chess teacher. As a coach and trainer, Pandolfini has possibly conducted more chess sessions than anyone in the world.