Winning with the Closed Sicilian – Chess Video by GM Michal Krasenkow!
Michal Krasenkow is widely feared in elite chess circles for his naturally aggressive style. The winner of countless ¨Best Games¨ awards, GM Krasenkow is also a renown trainer – earlier this year in 2012 he received the title of FIDE Senior Trainer and his coaching/training experience has reached the pinnacle of chess – he has worked as a trainer for the currentWorld Chess Champion Viswanathan Anand! In July of 2000, GM Krasenkow reached his highest rating to date at 2702 – breaking into the top 10 world rating list. GM Krasenkow boasts a very impressive record of tournament wins – notably winning the strong Polish Chess Championship a record 14 times. In the below chess video, GM Krasenkow explains an extremely common yet dangerous sideline to the main variations of the Sicilian Defense – the Closed Sicilian.