Category Archives: Hou Yifan

Trends in the Sicilian Scheveningen Keres Attack

Here is a recent game in the Keres Attack. The 6…h6 is one of the main defensive methods and allowed Hou Yifan to play for the win in rd10 of the Tata Steel Group A tournament.

Harikrishna,P (l) – Hou Yifan(r)

Harikrishna,P (2698) – Hou Yifan (2603)
Sicilian Keres Attack 6…h6[B81]
75th Tata Steel GpA Wijk aan Zee NED (10.6), 23.01.2013

Position 1
A complex RR-RR ending has been reached where each side has one active and one passive rook. What do you suggest for black now?

Black to Play

34.c3

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