Why Simon Loves The French: The Advance Variation

Aug 1, 2015
24 min
GM Simon Williams begins a comprehensive new series on the French Defense, one of the most solid and versatile responses to 1. e4. GM Williams kicks off the lesson series with a very important line, the Advance variation, and teaches you all the reasonable moves. Watch how the always-dangerous Alexei Shirov played the Advance French to dismantle his grandmaster opponent.