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  1. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 40 - Nimzowitsch Defence (1...Nc6)

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 40 - Nimzowitsch Defence (1...Nc6)

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    Nc6 is a combative and highly aggressive riposte to 1.e4. Against the critical 2. d4, Black's best plan is to stike out with the uncompromising 2...e5! and against White's second move alternatives, the author plots a distinctive Nimzowitsch course. Championed and refined by GM Tony Miles, the modern Nimzowitsch is the perfect weapon for club players. Learn More
  2. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 91 - A Repertoire for Black Against Unusual Openings

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 91 - A Repertoire for Black Against Unusual Openings

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    It will happen to you one day and when you least expect it. An opponent will confront you with an unusual opening ( 1. b3, 1. b4, 1. a3, 1. Nc3, 1. g3, 1. g4 or 1. f4) and suddenly you haven't got anything prepared! Learn More
  3. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 47 - Sidestep

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 47 - Sidestep

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    As played by Nigel Short against Garry Kasparov - 1.d4 d6 2.Nf3 Bg4 is a relatively new system with some high-class adherents. Completely sound, it leads to dynamic and unbalanced middlegames. The defense has the considerable merit of sidestepping standard theory, and is a favorite of Anand and Speelman. GM James Plaskett analyses Black's best plans against all possible White set-ups. Learn More
  4. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 106 - The Sokolsky Opening - 1.b4

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 106 - The Sokolsky Opening - 1.b4

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    In this all new Foxy Openings DVD, IM Martin teaches you all that you need to know to add the Sokolsky Opening to your weapons arsenal. With 1. b4, White gives himself a very playable position while steering his opponent into unchartered territory, where you will know what is going on but your adversary won't! Learn More
  5. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 136 - The Sniper Volume 1

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 136 - The Sniper Volume 1

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    The SNIPER! is a dynamic and universal opening system that fills in the gaps for the Black player who plays the Accelerated Dragon,the Dzindzi Indian, or other Black Fianchetto defences. Black's system of development with 1…g6 and 2...Bg7 allows White to occupy the center, but in true SNIPER! Modern style, Black strikes back with an early c5!

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  6. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 6 - Anti-Flank Openings (Old Indian System)

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 6 - Anti-Flank Openings (Old Indian System)

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    Now you need no longer fear those insidious Flank Openings. IM Andrew Martin recommends his favorite Old Indian system which you can use against all the Flank Openings and also 1.d4.And along the way you will discover the secrets that he has used to score countless victories against grandmaster opposition. Learn More
  7. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 53 - Trompowski-Pseudo

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 53 - Trompowski-Pseudo

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    Repertoire for White with 1.d4. The tentacles of the Trompowski now reach out to 1...d5, keeping those Slav and Queen's Gambit players off balance. Independent theory developed by super-grandmasters that you will struggle to find in opening books! Learn More
  8. Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 3 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 123

    Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 3 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 123

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    This the most comprehensive 3 Part DVD series ever produced on the Dzindzi Indian - designed to give Black an easy-to-learn yet powerful and incredibly effective weapon which scores a remarkable 57% for Black. Learn More
  9. E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 13 - Maximize Your Opening Success with Black for the Ambitious Tournament Player

    E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 13 - Maximize Your Opening Success with Black for the Ambitious Tournament Player

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    Roman recommends his own solid but ambitious lines to confront some of White's most solid and unsound openings. These lines will allow you get the most out of the opening and achieve a higher success rate. Learn More
  10. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 70 - Larsen's Deadly Weapon Repertoire - Take your Opponent Out of Theory

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 70 - Larsen's Deadly Weapon Repertoire - Take your Opponent Out of Theory

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    Danish GM Bent Larsen's play was always highly original and creative. He was one of the modern exponents of 1 b3, a system that often either transposed or had a great similarity to some of the Bird's Opening systems. Learn More
  11. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 151 - Crushing Black With The Deadly Ponziani

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 151 - Crushing Black With The Deadly Ponziani

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    Grandmasters have recently discovered that the Ponziani is a useful surprise weapon, and in 2012 and 2013 the opening has been played frequently at the highest level. Even Magnus Carlsen has used it! Therefore at club level, a good knowledge of the tactics and strategical objectives that White has after 1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 c3!?, could easily rack up the wins. There is a lot less to know and learn about the Ponziani than any of the Ruy Lopez, the Italian Game or the Scotch, which are White's three main open-game weapons. Thus the opening has a very practical element to it. Learn More
  12. ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 28 - The Easy Way to Learn the King's Indian Attack

    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 28 - The Easy Way to Learn the King's Indian Attack

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    On this DVD, Roman will teach you an easy and flexible opening for White. You will learn how to achieve a clear middlegame plan while avoiding complex variations and simplifications. White can either start with e4 or Nf3 followed by d3, g3, Bg2 and 0-0. Black cannot prevent you from playing your easy-to-learn setup. Roman will also cover and analyze 5 highly instructional games. Learn More
  13. ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 77 - Beating 1.d4 White Avoids Playing against the Dzindzi Indian Defense - PART 2

    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 77 - Beating 1.d4 White Avoids Playing against the Dzindzi Indian Defense - PART 2

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    This companion dvd to Dzindzi Indian Defense Roman and Rybka examines the consequences of White's attempts to avoid the sequence 1.d4 g6 2.c4 Bg7 3.Nc3 c5 4.d5 Bxc3! Transpositions to Benoni-like structures (the Dzindzi-Benoni!) Roman uses favorable lines & variations of the Kings Indian/Greenfield which your opponent could be down a tempo or miss play the opening and get an inferior position. Learn More
  14. FOXY OPENINGS - COMPLETE SNIPER SET (Volume 1-4)

    FOXY OPENINGS - COMPLETE SNIPER SET (Volume 1-4)

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    Complete Set

    THE SNIPER! A Dynamic Universal System for the Aggressive Black Player - 11 hours on 4 dvds

    The SNIPER! is a dynamic and universal opening system that fills in the gaps for the Black player who plays the Accelerated Dragon,the Dzindzi Indian, or other Black Fianchetto defences. Black's system of development with 1 Learn More

  15. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 41 - Portuguese (1. e4 e5 2. Bb5)

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 41 - Portuguese (1. e4 e5 2. Bb5)

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    1.e4 e5 2.Bb5! Look forward to the wicked Portuguese Gambit or a super-charged King's Gambit position. A shock opening that is eminently sound.

    Part 1: Main Line 2...c6 3.Ba4 Learn More
  16. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 95 - The Blumenfeld Gambit

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 95 - The Blumenfeld Gambit

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    On this groundbreaking Foxy Openings DVD, International Master Andrew Martin turns the spotlight on the under-appreciated Blumenfeld Gambit - 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 c5 4. d5 b5!?

    This is a sound and exciting way to try to get the initiative as Black and has become increasingly popular with aggressive players, including a number of the world's leading Grandmasters. Learn More
  17. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 138 - The Sniper Volume 3

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 138 - The Sniper Volume 3

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    The SNIPER! is a dynamic and universal opening system that fills in the gaps for the Black player who plays the Accelerated Dragon,the Dzindzi Indian, or other Black Fianchetto defences. Black's system of development with 1…g6 and 2...Bg7 allows White to occupy the center, but in true SNIPER! Modern style, Black strikes back with an early c5!

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  18. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 51 - Trompowski

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 51 - Trompowski

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    A survey of the modern Trompowski. GM James Plaskett assesses the development of theory in this system and explains new plans that the top players are now adopting. His favorite variations frequently involve gambit play by White. Learn More
  19. Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 1 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 121

    Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 1 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 121

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    This the most comprehensive 3 Part DVD series ever produced on the Dzindzi Indian - designed to give Black an easy-to-learn yet powerful and incredibly effective weapon which scores a remarkable 57% for Black. Learn More
  20. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 12 - Benko Gambit Accepted

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 12 - Benko Gambit Accepted

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    International Master Andrew Martin
    Running Time: Over 85 Minutes

    The Benko Gambit offers Black clear-cut attacking territory without having to memorize mountains of theory. This video volume covers lines in which White accepts the gambit pawn. 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 b5 4.cxb5 a6 5.bxa6 g6 6.Nc3 Bxa6 Learn More
  21. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 54 - Trompowski Success

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 54 - Trompowski Success

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    GM Julian Hodgson's original ideas have come to the forefront as the new main lines of the Trompowski (1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5). He explores the surprise weapons and attacking formations that have garnered him an impressive list of victims. He considers all the major Black responses and after the critical 2...Ne4, concentrates on the fantastic 3.h4 lines he has popularized. Hodgson also covers the Pseudo-Trompowski 1.d4 d5 2.Bg5. Learn More
  22. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 134 - The White Sniper 1.g6, Bg2, c4

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 134 - The White Sniper 1.g6, Bg2, c4

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    On this DVD, master and author of The Black Sniper, Charlie Storey, transfers his knowledge of the Black Sniper to a dynamic universal system for White. Charlie will give you a road map on how to meet all of Black's replies.

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  23. E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 114 - Strategy Behind Pawn Breakthroughs in The Opening, Middle & Endgame

    E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 114 - Strategy Behind Pawn Breakthroughs in The Opening, Middle & Endgame

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    On this DVD,  Roman will teach you the strategy of pawn breakthroughs in the opening, middle and endgame which commonly appear during all phases of every game.

    Roman covers deadly thematic ideas when your opponent has little counter play.

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  24. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 21 - Dashing Danish

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 21 - Dashing Danish

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    A darling of great attacking players such as Marshall and Spielman, the Danish Gambit has recently been revived by GMs Hector and Tisdall. They have successfully challenged some of the old assessments of the line, and in this video, GM Nigel Davies tells you all you need to know to wield the sizzling Danish with deadly effect! Learn More
  25. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 76 - The Hippo

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 76 - The Hippo

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    M Andrew Martin, author of the book Hippopotamus Rises, brings you an original and provocative opening for Black. He will take you through a series of games teaching you the ideas behind the opening for both Black and White. In this system, Black meets all of White's responses with 1...b6 followed by a timely g6. The Hippopotamus offers everyone a chance to play chess in an original and interesting way. Black plays his pawns up to the third rank (lying low in the water like the hippopotamus himself), perhaps fianchettoes both Bishops and bides his time, waiting for the right moment to strike. Learn More
  26. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 137 - The Sniper Volume 2

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 137 - The Sniper Volume 2

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    The SNIPER! is a dynamic and universal opening system that fills in the gaps for the Black player who plays the Accelerated Dragon,the Dzindzi Indian, or other Black Fianchetto defences. Black's system of development with 1…g6 and 2...Bg7 allows White to occupy the center, but in true SNIPER! Modern style, Black strikes back with an early c5!

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  27. E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 32 - Mastering The Opening Forum Series - A Repertoire For Black - PART 2

    E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 32 - Mastering The Opening Forum Series - A Repertoire For Black - PART 2

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    GM Dzindzichashvili explains the stategic and tactical nuances of an original Black defensive system beginning with 1.d4 g6 2.c4 Bg7 3.Nc3 c5 4.d5 Bxc3+!? 5.bxc3 f5 developed from the grandmaster's own tournament practice. Learn More
  28. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 81 - The Lion

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 81 - The Lion

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    It's not quite a Pirc or Modern Defense, it has the fighting and counter-punching of the King's Indian, and may also transpose into a very playable line of the Philidor. Learn More
  29. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 47 - Sidestep

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 47 - Sidestep

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    As played by Nigel Short against Garry Kasparov - 1.d4 d6 2.Nf3 Bg4 is a relatively new system with some high-class adherents. Completely sound, it leads to dynamic and unbalanced middlegames. The defense has the considerable merit of sidestepping standard theory, and is a favorite of Anand and Speelman. GM James Plaskett analyses Black's best plans against all possible White set-ups. Learn More
  30. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 106 - The Sokolsky Opening - 1.b4

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 106 - The Sokolsky Opening - 1.b4

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    In this all new Foxy Openings DVD, IM Martin teaches you all that you need to know to add the Sokolsky Opening to your weapons arsenal. With 1. b4, White gives himself a very playable position while steering his opponent into unchartered territory, where you will know what is going on but your adversary won't! Learn More
  31. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 1 - A Complete Defence to 1. d4

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 1 - A Complete Defence to 1. d4

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    This DVD features GM Jon Levitt's own brand new super-sharp system 1.d4 c5 2.d5 f5 - the Clarendon Court Defence. Levitt first tried this system in the 1994 New York Open, and since then GM Tukmakov has used it to beat GM Lputian, and this video contains a mountain of the author's home analysis. Learn More
  32. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 52 - Trompowski-Main Line

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 52 - Trompowski-Main Line

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    Red-hot material for those who enjoy original and attacking lines. GM Julian Hodgson continues to terrorize super-GMs with his own Trompowski theory. Here he gives away his secrets in the critical main line 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5! Ne4 3.Bf4. These new main lines of the Tromp are as weird and wonderful as ever. Fun to play and extremely potent! Learn More
  33. E-DVD Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 2 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 122

    E-DVD Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 2 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 122

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    This the most comprehensive 3 Part DVD series ever produced on the Dzindzi Indian - designed to give Black an easy-to-learn yet powerful and incredibly effective weapon which scores a remarkable 57% for Black. GM Ron Henley plays this Opening on a regular basis for Black and combines his own ideas with Roman Dzindzichashvili (the creator of the Dzindzi Indian) GM Ron Henley will give you example games on each variation as well as theory, also after each chapter he will recap all the ideas covered. Learn More
  34. E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 116 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 5

    E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 116 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 5

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    In the 6-Disk Collection of Roman's Encyclopedia of 47 Essential Chess Openings, Roman gives you his preferred lines for white and black that will give you easy and quick to learn lines that provide a clear plan to solve your opening problems. Learn More
  35. ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 13 - Maximize Your Opening Success with Black for the Ambitious Tournament Player

    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 13 - Maximize Your Opening Success with Black for the Ambitious Tournament Player

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    Roman recommends his own solid but ambitious lines to confront some of White's most solid and unsound openings. These lines will allow you get the most out of the opening and achieve a higher success rate. Learn More
  36. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 70 - Larsen's Deadly Weapon Repertoire - Take your Opponent Out of Theory

    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 70 - Larsen's Deadly Weapon Repertoire - Take your Opponent Out of Theory

    Our Price: $24.95
    Danish GM Bent Larsen's play was always highly original and creative. He was one of the modern exponents of 1 b3, a system that often either transposed or had a great similarity to some of the Bird's Opening systems. Learn More

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