Pawn Structure 101: Caro-Slav 5

Aug 11, 2010
30 min
If you can forgive Danny for talking too fast at times (and for moving the "wrong rooks" to the "wrong squares") you should still find yourself learning a lot about the Caro-Slav Formation. Today's video lecture reveals how the classical and positional concepts of any pawn structure can affect even the most recent and dynamic theory. We observe wins by both Shirov and Anand with the black pieces, and we can see black's liberating moves (c5 and e5) in full force!