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Chess Middle Game Tactic: Bishop Sacrifice

thechesswebsite Middlegame Tactics Bishop Sacrifice

The bishop sacrifice on h7 is one of the most commonly seen sacrifices in chess and it's very important to know when to use it and also when not to use it. If you are familiar with the setup you will always be ready if the opportunity arises.

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