Are you tired of boring chess? Had your fill of “positional rubbish”?
GM Simon Williams would like to introduce you to what he calls the Delayed Wing Gambit against Black’s Sicilian Defense.
Has GM Williams finally gone mad by recommending you play 2. a3? Find out in this wild video -- there's another surprise coming on a3, too!
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Sometimes your students have to lose tough games in order to learn critical lessons, even if your coach is GM Dejan Bojkov! When white surprises black with an ultra-aggressive move in the early stages of the Sicilian Defense, Dejan's student does not take the most "proactive" approach, and eventually finds himself staring down the h-file and the ensuing disaster to follow! Learn from Pranav's mistakes today! | Watch video
FM Lilov is back with the next installment to his "Openings for Beginners" video series. Today he discusses one of the most popular defenses for black at any level in chess: The Sicilian Defense. He breaks it down to its most basic, and "easy to digest" principles and ideas for our beginner members. Enjoy! | Watch video
With this new series, GM Roman Dzindzichashvili intends to provide a "stop gap" opening for players struggling against the Sicilian Defense. This is the first of 5 videos in a series that will hopefully jump start your approach/repertoire against black's most popular weapon against 1.e4. Today he covers 1...d5 and 1...d6 (the d-pawn) moves for black! | Watch video
Wow, what a Rook! Unlike any of the previous exchange sacrifices by GM Khachiyan's incredible chess coach, the prelude for this one involved an amazing, and rather counter-intuitive, Rook Lift. In this interesting Sicilian Defense, the tension surrounding the e5 and d5 pawn pushes -- and the descriptions provided by your author -- are quite instructive. Enjoy! | Watch video