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Loose Pieces Drop Off! | Beginner Breakdown

Alex Moellering teaches a beginner chess class on exploited unprotected pieces. Identify the opponent's "loose" pieces and pick them off with forks, pins, and discover attacks.

C44 Ponziani, Jaenisch counter-attack
C02 French, advance variation
C20 KP, Patzer opening
Anna Ushenina vs Peter Svidler, World Cup (2013): D85 Gruenfeld, modern exchange variation
Markus Ragger vs Ivan Popov, World Cup (2013): D85 Gruenfeld, exchange variation