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  1. Ideas in the Modern Benoni - Chess Lecture - Volume 155

    Ideas in the Modern Benoni - Chess Lecture - Volume 155

    $19.95

    The Modern Benoni is a very dynamic opening very popular at club level and is still unrefuted. The modern Benoni is a chess opening with the moves 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 e6.and is classified under the ECO codes A60–A79. After the initial moves, Black proceeds to capture on d5, creating a majority of black pawns on the queenside. 

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  2. Nimzo Indian for White - Chess Lecture - Volume 154

    Nimzo Indian for White - Chess Lecture - Volume 154

    $19.95

    David walks us through a series of theoretical positions in the Nimzo and explains the possibilities and opportunities and what to look for in the four main responses for White. In the fifth lecture David examines a game in the Nimzo between Magnus Carlsen vs. Viswanathan Anand and explains the brilliant action in play.

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  3. Remembering Paul Keres

    Remembering Paul Keres

    $19.95
    Paul Keres was an Estonian chess grandmaster and chess author. Keres was among the world’s top players from the mid-1930s to the mid-1960s. during which he narrowly missed a chance at a world championship match on five occasions. on this DVD, FM Monokrooussos has chosen one of Keres' stellar games from each decade of his career. Learn More
  4. Studies in The Vienna Game - Chess Lecture - Volume 150

    Studies in The Vienna Game - Chess Lecture - Volume 150

    $19.95
    The Vienna Game is an chess opening that begins with the moves: 1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 The original idea behind the Vienna Game was to play a delayed King’s Gambit with f4. In modern play White often plays more quietly (for example by fianchetto his king's bishop with g3 and Bg2). This DVD covers several variations of the Vienna game including the Mieses and Frankenstein-Dracula Variation. IM Vigorito goes into all of the reasons why you may not want to play the Vienna game. Learn More
  5. Miles on Hypermodernism - Chess Lecture - Volume 151

    Miles on Hypermodernism - Chess Lecture - Volume 151

    $19.95
    Anthony John Miles (23 April 1955 – 12 November 2001) was an English chess Grandmaster, the first Englishman to earn the Grandmaster title in over-the- board play. Miles was very influential in modern chess. His creativity in the openings was legendary his creativity in general was legendary. On this DVD, IM Paschall explores 5 of Tony Mile's most amazing games with Hypermodern lines. Learn More
  6. The Clear Play of Bobby Fischer - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 152

    The Clear Play of Bobby Fischer - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 152

    $49.95

    In this DVD series Bryan examines in depth 8 of Fischer’s amazing matches and explains them in detail.

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  7. Queen's Gambit Declined - Ragozin Defense - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 148

    Queen's Gambit Declined - Ragozin Defense - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 148

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    The Ragozin Variation (ECO code D37–D39) occurs after 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Nf3 Bb4. An important line in this variation is the Vienna variation where the game continues: 5.Bg5 dxc4 6.e4. On this DVD, the host covers D38 sometimes called the Alekhine Variation. Learn More
  8. Great Tragedies in Chess History - Chess Lecture - Volume 149

    Great Tragedies in Chess History - Chess Lecture - Volume 149

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    FIDE Master Dennis Monokroussous explores amazing games throughout history that end in tragedy for the master that appeared to be winning. Games with Chigorin vs Steinitz, Botvinnik vs Bronstein, Benko vs Kerres, Lasker vs Blackburne. Learn More
  9. The Fierce McCutcheon - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 147

    The Fierce McCutcheon - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 147

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    The MacCutcheon Variation is one of the sharpest and most exciting variations in the French. In this variation, the second player ignores White's threat of e4-e5 and instead plays 4... Bb4. The main line continues: 5. e5 h6 6. Bd2 Bxc3 7. bxc3 Ne4 8. Qg4. At this point Black may play 8...g6, which weakens the kingside dark squares but keeps the option of castling queenside, or 8...Kf8. Learn More
  10. Decisive First Round Matchups from the Tromso Olympiad - Chess Lecture - Volume 144

    Decisive First Round Matchups from the Tromso Olympiad - Chess Lecture - Volume 144

    $19.95
    Taking place in Tromso Norway 1,570 players participated at the Olympiad in 2014, with 881 men and 689 in the women's section. The number of participating teams was 177 from 172 countries in the open section and 136 from 131 countries in the women's section. In first round games opponents are frequently vastly unequal and the best players are playing the weakest players from the opposing team. In this DVD Bryan shows us first round matchups of unequal opponents gives us a great opportunity to see masters games unfold relatively unchallenged and how they are excellent learning opportunities. Learn More
  11. Studies in: Alekhine's Defense - Chess Lecture - Volume 145

    Studies in: Alekhine's Defense - Chess Lecture - Volume 145

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    Alekhine's Defense is a hyper-modern chess opening that begins with the moves: 1.e4 NF6. This bizarre defense, introduced by the chess champion Alekhine and later practiced by Gruenfeld, is the extreme in hyper-modern openings because of its unbalanced nature provoking a weakness in White's center pawns. Learn More
  12. Tiger Lilov’s Chess Secrets Volume 1: Opening Play - Chess Lecture - Volume 146

    Tiger Lilov’s Chess Secrets Volume 1: Opening Play - Chess Lecture - Volume 146

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    IM Valeri shares the lessons he uses for his 1 on 1 personal instruction with his students on opening theory. Learn about the principles of openings, opening initiative, how to play against unfamiliar openings and building your own personal repertoire of openings. Learn More
  13. Studies in: The Stonewall - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 143

    Studies in: The Stonewall - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 143

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    The Stonewall defense or attack is a variation of the Queen’s Pawn Game, and is generally characterized by White playing his pawns to d4 & e3, playing Bd3, Nd2, and then playing Pawns to c3 and then f4; although the moves are not always played in that order. The Stonewall is a system White heads for a very specific Pawn formation, rather than try to memorize long lines of different variations. Learn More
  14. The Lighter Side - Chess Lecture - Volume 136

    The Lighter Side - Chess Lecture - Volume 136

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    Life Master Dana Mackenzie shows us how real life games can get into those strange theoretical possibilities, the results of which are hysterical, but, there is also a lot to learn from them. Features Quadrupled Pawns, Checkmate with a King, Double Queen Sac and something Dana calls Krabbe’s Kuriosity Kabinet. Learn More
  15. Rubinstein’s Great Endgames - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 137

    Rubinstein’s Great Endgames - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 137

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    In this series Bryan shows us Rubinstein playing against world class players in a variety of openings showcasing his brilliant play which is often called a work of art for its simplicity and technique. Learn More
  16. Self Analysis - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 138

    Self Analysis - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 138

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    Here IM Paschall analyzes his own games and all of the factors that played into the game progression. While walking through the games Bill gives you tools to build your own game analysis skills to study your own games and learn from them. Learn More
  17. The Fischer Endgame - Chess Lecture - Volume 139

    The Fischer Endgame - Chess Lecture - Volume 139

    $19.95
    In this DVD Jesse shows us examples of the endgame he is so well known for. The endgame consists of a rook, bishop and pawns against a rook, knight and pawns and has sometimes been called the "Fischer Endgame". Named because of three instructive wins by Fischer (with the bishop) in 1970 and 1971 over Mark Taimanov One of the games the 1970 Interzonal the other two were in their 1971 quarter-final candidates match. Learn More
  18. Studies in: The Philidor Defense - Chess Lecture - Volume 140

    Studies in: The Philidor Defense - Chess Lecture - Volume 140

    $19.95
    Today, the Philidor is known as a solid but passive choice for Black. Because of this it is seldom seen in top-level play except as an alternative to the heavily analyzed openings that can ensue after the normal 2...Nc6.In this DVD our masters go over both how to employ the Philidor and how to defeat it as well as several variations on the Philador including Lion and exchange variation. Learn More
  19. Strategy of Piece Play - Chess Lecture - Volume 141

    Strategy of Piece Play - Chess Lecture - Volume 141

    $19.95
    How to make your own plans for dealing with ineffective pieces, creating effective pieces, generating power plays and planning your game from the start. Learn More
  20. Studies in: The Dragon - Chess Lecture - Volume 132

    Studies in: The Dragon - Chess Lecture - Volume 132

    $19.95
    The Dragon is one of the main lines of the Sicillian where Black fianchettoes their bishop on the h8–a1 diagonal. The line is one of the sharpest variations of the Sicilian, making it one of the sharpest of all chess openings. Learn More
  21. Chess Basics for Beginners - Chess Lecture - Volume 133

    Chess Basics for Beginners - Chess Lecture - Volume 133

    $19.95
    Learn the basics with chess terms, principles of opening play, basics of how to checkmate and more tips from our two well respected masters. Learn More
  22. How to Beat the Petrov with the Cochrane Gambit - Chess Lecture - Volume 134

    How to Beat the Petrov with the Cochrane Gambit - Chess Lecture - Volume 134

    $19.95
    John Cochrane was a strong nineteenth century Scottish chess master ranked only below the well-known Howard Staunton the designer of modern chess pieces. Cochrane was known name in the Calcutta chess club as he played there while he lived in India. The first appearance of the Cochrane gambit against the Petrov's defense was in 1848 against an Indian master Mohishunder Bannerjee. Learn More
  23. Black with Larsen - Chess Lecture - Volume 135

    Black with Larsen - Chess Lecture - Volume 135

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    Bent Larsen was a well-known Danish Grandmaster. Famous for his imaginative and unorthodox style of play. He was the first Western player to pose a serious challenge to the Soviet Union’s dominance in chess. He is considered to be the strongest player born in Denmark and the strongest from Scandinavia until the emergence of Magnus Carlsen. Learn More
  24. Black's Blasting Bishops in the Symmetrical Tarrasch - Chess Lecture - Volume 126

    Black's Blasting Bishops in the Symmetrical Tarrasch - Chess Lecture - Volume 126

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    In this line of the Tarrasch, White forgoes the fianchetto, with its direct play against d5, opting to keep central tension for the moment by playing 4. e3, after which 4... Nf6 5. Nf3 Nc6 is the normal continuation. Dennis shows us how Black blasts through this and wins the day. Learn More
  25. Dealing with the Bishop to b5 in the Sicilian - Chess Lecture - Volume 127

    Dealing with the Bishop to b5 in the Sicilian - Chess Lecture - Volume 127

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    The Rossolimo Variation, 3.Bb5, is a well-respected alternative to 3.d4. Originally criticized by Kasparov but later played by him. Learn More
  26. Pawn Strategy - Chess Lecture - Volume 128

    Pawn Strategy - Chess Lecture - Volume 128

    $19.95
    Bryan takes us through various strategies for using Pawns in your game. Illustrated with real games the lectures cover topes of : Pawns In the attack, Petrosian's Pawn Artistry, Doubled Pawns and Weak Squares, Break the Rules Sometimes, Breaking Through the Pawn Chain. Learn More
  27. Studies in: The Petrov Defense - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 129

    Studies in: The Petrov Defense - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 129

    $49.95
    Petrov's Defence (also called Petroff's Defence, Russian Game and Russian Defence) is a chess opening characterized by the following moves: 1. E4 e5 2 Nf3 Nf6 Though it has a reputation for being dull, the Petrov offers many possibilities for Black. Grandmasters Karpov, Yusupov, Smyslov, Marshall, Krammik and Pillsbury have frequently played the Petrov as Black. Learn More
  28. Studies in: The Najdorf Sicilian - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 130

    Studies in: The Najdorf Sicilian - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 130

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    The Sicilian is known as the “Cadillac or Rolls Royce'' of chess openings. The Najdorf version of the opening is named after the Polish-Argentine Grandmaster Miguel Najdorf. Over the years many players have lived by the Najdorf most notably Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov. The Najdorf begins: 1. E4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 NF6 5. Nc3 a6 David takes us through several variations including 6.g3, 6.Bg5, and several lines of play for Black with modern twists. Learn More
  29. Studies in: The Budapest Gambit - Chess Lecture - Volume 131

    Studies in: The Budapest Gambit - Chess Lecture - Volume 131

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    The Budapest Gambit (or Budapest Defense) begins with the moves: 1.d4 Nf6 2. C4 e5  The Budapest Gambit contains several specific strategic themes. In numerous variations the move c4–c5 allows White to gain space and to open prospects for his light-square bishop. For Black, the check Bf8–b4+ often allows rapid development.Once used by Vidmar to beat Rubinstein convincingly in just 24 moves. Learn More
  30. Queen's Indian - Theory and Practice - 4.g3, Plan 4.. Ba6, 5. b3 b5 - Chess Lecture - Volume 125

    Queen's Indian - Theory and Practice - 4.g3, Plan 4.. Ba6, 5. b3 b5 - Chess Lecture - Volume 125

    $19.95
    GM Kritz outlines several variations of the Queens’s Indian including The Main line and the Main Modern Line. Including 4.g3. Plan 4....Ba6.5.b3 b5 The Queen's Indian is regarded as the sister opening of the Nimzo-Indian, since both openings aim to impede White's efforts to gain full control of the center by playing e2–e4. Learn More
  31. Achieving GM - The Ultimate Goal - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 123

    Achieving GM - The Ultimate Goal - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 123

    $49.95
    GM Jesse Kraai shows us what was important in his self preparation to achieve the title of Grandmaster. Kraai then walks us through his GM norms game by game and how his knowledge was applied. GM Smith talks us through his GM norms and what he faced in every game. Our bonus lecture by IM Bill Paschall shows us a game where Bill set back someone’s aspirations for GM. Learn More
  32. Rubinstein and the Tarrasch - Chess Lecture - Volume 122

    Rubinstein and the Tarrasch - Chess Lecture - Volume 122

    $19.95
    Akiba Kiwelowicz Rubinstein (1880 –1961) was a Polish chess Grandmaster at the beginning of the 20th century. In his youth, he astonished the chess world, defeating many famous players, including Capablanca and Schlecthter. .Rubinstein originated the Rubinstein System against the Tarrasch Defense variation of the Queen’s Gambit Declined. See Rubsinstein employ his system in games against Tarrasch, Marshall, Cohn and Capablanca. Learn More
  33. The B6 Files - A Hypermodern System Aiming To Attack the Center from the Sides  - Chess Lecture - Volume 121

    The B6 Files - A Hypermodern System Aiming To Attack the Center from the Sides - Chess Lecture - Volume 121

    $19.95
    GM Jesse Kraai gets us over the tired notion that everything worth playing has already been played. In this series Jesse reviews how to use 1 b6… against various openings including Reti Nf3 b6, English Defense 1.d4 e6 3.c4 b6, Kings Pawn 1.e4, English 1.c4 and the Birds 1.f4. Learn More
  34. The Great Battle Between Two ChessLecture Lecturers - Chess Lecture - Volume 113

    The Great Battle Between Two ChessLecture Lecturers - Chess Lecture - Volume 113

    $15.95
    GM Jesse Kraai and Bryan Smith in combat over the board. An exciting account of two great minds in a struggle over the board and in the French: 1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 Nc3 Nf6. 2 lectures , 2 points of view, same game! Learn More
  35. Kasparov on the King’s Indian - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 115

    Kasparov on the King’s Indian - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 115

    $49.95
    The King's Indian Defense was one of World Chess Champion Gary Kasparov’s important weapons throughout his career. Kasparov introduced innumerable new King's Indian ideas into tournament practice and has won outstanding victories against many of the world's leading players using the KID. In this exciting 8 lecture series John-Paul examines Kasparovs use of the KID in games with Kavalek, Bareev, Kamsky, ljubojevic, Timman, Gheorghiu, Shirov, Kavalek. Learn More
  36. Studies in: The Caro-Kann Defense 2 - Chess Lecture - Volume 116

    Studies in: The Caro-Kann Defense 2 - Chess Lecture - Volume 116

    $19.95
    David covers the main line and variations including Classical, Advanced for Black. Bryan gives us two lectures on the Fantasy or Tartakower variation. Learn More

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