Exploiting Opening Errors 2

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by GM Sam Shankland

  • Category: Openings
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This is part 2 of a course about exploiting typical opening errors or inaccuracies, aimed for stronger players than the first one. A variety of openings, themes, both tactical and positional, are presented. You will deepen your understanding of opening strategy and the balance between black and white's ideas, and particularly improve your ability to deal with unusual moves, off-beat lines, moves played out of order, and opening errors.

Lessons:

#LessonCategoryRatingMy Score
DUM001 Broken Tension Openings 1600 -
DUM002 Draw so soon? Openings 1600 -
DUM003 Safety First Openings 1800 -
DUM004 Light Squares Openings 1400 -
DUM005 Queen-a-licious! Openings 1600 -
DUM006 Catalan, or not? Openings 1800 -
DUM007 Safety Not First Openings 1800 -
DUM008 Typical, or not? Openings 1600 -
DUM009 Strange Grunfeld Openings 1800 -
DUM010 Move Order Woes Openings 1600 -
DUM011 Move Order Woes 2 Openings 1400 -
DUM012 Unprepared Recapture Openings 1600 -
DUM013 Unprepared Recapture 2 Openings 1600 -
DUM014 London Goes Down Openings 1800 -
DUM015 London Goes Down 2 Openings 1600 -
DUM016 Lack of Development 2 Openings 1600 -
DUM017 Wrong Knight Openings 1800 -
DUM018 Good Pieces and Bad Pieces Openings 1400 -
DUM019 Grabby Guy Openings 1600 -
DUM020 Hidden Resources Openings 1800 -