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Starting to study and Caro Kann and this was a good start.
thx 4 the great vid. i'm learning to play the carokann and this is a great video for everyone!!
cant wait to watch the rest!!!!!
:) :) :) :) :) = 5 smiles!
Thanks for the great video; it was a big help!
what about Nbd2?
intending Knight e4?
nice job Sam,ty
That precisely has been my opening for the last month but didn't know it had a name until now. For me I have not really known why it has worked so well so thanks for this.
thanks sam, ill be sure to tell u when i see you
I'm playing in a tournament this year and planning to play the Caro-Kaan! This really helped!
when is the next video in the series going to be released?
I've tried to play the CK in tournaments but with poor results. I know that I need to rebuild my foundation of knowledge about the opening, and your video lesson really is a great starting point. Thanks for the good info, and I will look forward to the next video in the series.
thxxxx..... i really enjoyed it.. :)
thanks this taught me alot
I really enjoy this video! Can't wait for the next one!!!!!
by GM Sam Shankland
Following IM Pruess's Intro video yesterday, we continue our "Caro Party" this weekend with Grandmaster Sam Shankland's first installment to the Complete Caro Kann series. Today Shanky faces one sideline after another, giving his own recommendations on how to approach each. Take notes and follow up his advice by researching the variations yourself. Complete your repertoire against 1.e4 with this video series!
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GM Sam Shankland
Sam learned chess at age 11 from the Berkeley Chess School program. Within four years, he had become a National Master, and two years later, he became an International Master when he tied for first in the world u-18 championship, a result unmatched in the last decade of international play by American players. At 20, he has already played in several U.S. Championships, placing 3rd in 2011.
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