Sports & Gaming

King Pawn Chess Opening: 4 Benefits of a King’s Pawn Game

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Mar 2, 2022 • 4 min read

Moving your king’s pawn (or king pawn) forward by two spaces is a common chess opening for beginners, grandmasters, and world champions alike. Learn more about what makes for an exciting King’s Pawn Game.