This position is from my rapid game. It was past midnight on the West Coast but crushing positions like this are easy to win. What I want you to do is notice the basic elements.
White is clearly winning: he has the bishop pair on open diagonals, both rooks are on open files and the king is safe. Black's king is stuck in the middle of the board and his knights are pinned.
These are basic elements for you to master: things to achieve and things to avoid. I wish you lots of wins in 2019.
NCM Vas Sladek
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