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ok, thanks for the good game review
Thank you Dejean for the insight on the pawn structure in the Nimzo indian. The idea of the break c6 in the fixed structure is new to me and I admit seemed a bit repulsive at first sight. I tend to go more for a f5 break in such positions but as you explained it the resulting structure after a c6 break seems highly favourable to Black. Really learned somethinh there. Thank you. By the way, I had in mind the game in Nimzo part 1 so this message could be a little out of place here.
very nice thk u
Maybe I will
Great video thanks GM Bojkov!
In addition to more videos on Nimzo you should also show one or two of Rubinstein's games such as his awesome victories vs Lasker, Capa and other chess immortals (like Nimzovitch!)
Thanks very much.
Sometimes it's easy to forget that Nimzo was a great tactician as well as the father of positional chess brilliant!
There will be more, do not worry
Very nice! Thanks for sharing this masterpiece!
Yeah very good game and explanations! Perfect for my level to understand :)
Very nice video, I'm also a big fan of Nimzowitch as well. Excellent video as well. Looking forward to more! :)
Interesting game and a great explanation. Thanks!
Thanks for the nice words
Excellent session, just the right depth of explanations! Thank you.
can you give me other info for that? its so nice the way you explain...thanks...more power!!!
by GM Dejan Bojkov
"A Knight on h1 possesses some sort of magic", according to the great Nimzowitsch. At least he felt that way for a few more games after this brilliant win. As GM Bojkov spins this tale, he highlights the moves Nimzowitsch played that would have made the good doctor Tarrasch cringe. Nimzo's brilliant play is startling however,
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GM Dejan Bojkov
Dejan Bojkov is a Grandmaster, originally from Bulgaria. As a youngster, Dejan was the winner of numerous Youth Championships -- including Boys Under 14 and Boys Under 18 Bulgarian Champion. This translated to success on the international stage, with his most recent victory coming at the Sydney International Open in Australia (2010). As a trainer his work has known little failure, and some of his students include Antoaneta Stefanova-former World Womens Champion.
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