A Guide for White: Avoiding the Sicilian - Alapin Part 2!

Nov 27, 2012
19 min
In part 2, GM Kaidanov reviews the popular 2...d5 variation for black. He highlights the important principals for white to remember while developing into the middlegame, and shows many of the common tactics that can occur in the variation/structure that arises. In addition, he quickly ties up a few "loose ends" from the 2...Nf6 and 4.g3 variation, displayed in the previous video.