Ruy Lopez: The Verdict On 4.Nge7

Jan 14, 2016
25 min
GM Ivan Sokolov makes his video debut with an in-depth lesson on the classical Ruy Lopez. You might not realize some of the hidden advantages of the classical move order, but GM Sokolov is here to guide you on this deep dive into historical chess theory. In this lesson, learn the two main options White has on the fourth move of the traditional Lopez, and see how Black’s knight responds in each option — including the lines GM Sokolov recommends himself.