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Il-iLLiCiT-GAMBiT-lI
Il-iLLiCiT-GAMBiT-lI
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Heragan
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    • Openings for the Positional Player

      Today, I wanted to share with all my followers a few very instructive videos from my ChessBase DVDs on white openings. The opening plans provided are well known as being very solid and efficient to both club and master level players. The first vid... | Read More

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    • Ruy Lopez, Marshall Attack

      Learn how to play with and against the Ruy Lopez with the Marshall Attack, a very sharp gambit resulting in positional compensation for Black.   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara   Jo... | Read More

    • Chess Traps #9: Elephant Trap - Queen's Gambit Declined

      The Elephant Trap is a chess trap for black out of the Queen's Gambit Declined. If white tries to exploit a pinned knight on f6 as early as move 6, they will have fallen for the Elephant Trap. The end result is white loses a minor piece and only h... | Read More

    • Agatha Christie

      Agatha Christie’s 1927 book The Big Four included ‘A Chess Problem’, which mentioned Lasker, Capablanca and Rubinstein. A murder mystery solved by Hercule Poirot, it has often been anthologized as a short story, two instances in the chess wo... | Read More

    • Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense

      Learn about the Schliemann Defence or Jaenisch Gambit, a sharp line in which Black plays for a kingside attack, frequently sacrificing one or two pawns.   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara ... | Read More


Video Lessons



  • King's Gambit

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  • Scandinavian Defense

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    The Scandinavian Defense (also known as the Center Counter) is the chess opening characterized by the first moves 1.e4 d5. At first characterized as a beginner's move, it has recently been revived, with several GM's trying it. Although the Scandi... Read More »

  • Italian Game

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    'Italian game' refers to any game that follows after the sequence 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4. This includes both the Two Knights Defense (3. ...Nf6) and the Giuoco Piano (3. ...Bc4). 'Italian Game' is more accurate than Giuoco Piano, since this lite... Read More »

  • Harwitz bishops

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    Harrwitz bishops (named after Daniel Harrwitz (1823-1884)) are bishops that occupy ajacent diagonals. For example, White has Harrwitz bishops in the Danish Gambit. They can be very good attackers, especially in the middlegame. They are also know... Read More »

  • Word Gambit

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    Gambit refers to a chess opening in which pieces are sacrificed so as to gain a better position. It was first described in Spanish in the Lopez 1561 chess classic Libro de la Invencion Liberal y Arte del Juego del Axedrez. It took until 1813 for t... Read More »