GM Finegold admits to struggling against the ...a6 Slav, but here he finds a move order that works for him. Later, the Greek Gift returns. Though it's not the classic example that mates right away, it is sufficient for long-term play. Several of the positions are maddeningly complex, but our trusty author is here to calm the waters. See if you can one-up Finegold's 2200+ student - all you have to do is find mate in one!