Prophylactic thinking is all about finding and preventing your opponent’s ideas (if they are worth preventing of course). Below you will find an example of prophylactic thinking.
38. White to move
Black just played Nd7. What would you do in this position? Take a moment to thinking about it, then watch the video to see the solution.
Tip: Prophylactic thinking is important because preventing your opponent from achieving their objective is just as important as achieving your own!
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