Manufacturer of the World's Finest Chess Products 

  • The House of Staunton 2014 Winter Collection
  • The House of Staunton Clearance Items
X

    English Opening

    Price
    $0 $37 $0 to $37
    Year of Publication
    2013 2014 2013 to 2014
    Manufacturer
    1. ChessBase (5)
    Host
    1. GM Lubomir Ftacnik (1)
    2. GM Nigel Davies (1)
    3. GM Victor Bologan (1)
    4. IM Lorin D'Costa (1)
    Hardware Requirements
    1. Windows (5)

    5 Item(s)

    per page

    Grid  List 

    Set Ascending Direction
    1. ABC of the English Opening - Lorin D'Costa

      ABC of the English Opening - Lorin D'Costa

      Regular Price: $36.95

      Our Price: $33.95

      It is easy to understand why the English Opening is very popular at all levels, from club player up to Grandmaster level. The variations are less forcing and superior chess skill is required to outwit your opponents in the middlegame. In the English, white plays 1.c4 and fianchettos the white kings bishop to g2. Like all good chess openings, this fights for control of the centre and posts the ‘English Bishop’ on the long diagonal g2-a8. Many people view the opening as rather dull, but this is a misnomer - in fact, there are many sharp pawn sacrifices and attacking lines which have been found in recent times which give the opening some bite. The games in this DVD will provide with exactly that - the armoury to play the English Opening as white with confidence! Includes all of black's main responses to the English Opening 1.c4: Learn More
    2. The English Hedgehog Defence - Lubomir Ftacnik

      The English Hedgehog Defence - Lubomir Ftacnik

      Regular Price: $36.95

      Our Price: $33.95

      This DVD by Lubomir Ftacnik deals with the Hedgehog structure and its phenomenal potential for generating active counterplay with Black. The appeal of elastic piece development around a dynamic pawn structure has helped to spread this concept to many other openings. The author has consciously limited his survey to the English Hedgehog with an emphasis on the challenges Black faces following the centralisation of White’s queen after 1.c4 c5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nc3 e6 4.g3 b6 5.Bg2 Bb7 6.0-0 Be7 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4. While Black will have to survive various challenges to his position, as the aggressor enjoys a slight advantage in development and has great freedom of movement for his pieces, once the defender manages to fend off direct aggression, his prospects are usually quite promising. Learn More
    3. English Opening - Nigel Davies

      English Opening - Nigel Davies

      Regular Price: $39.95

      Our Price: $36.95

      The English Opening with 1.c4 is one of the most subtle yet combative means of starting a chess game which has found favor with many of the great players in history.

      Learn More

    4. English 1. c4 e5

      English 1. c4 e5

      Regular Price: $33.95

      Our Price: $30.95

      With the move 1.c4, you can avoid some of the openings and lines to be feared after 1.d4. Following 1.c4 e5 – this move order is also called reversed Sicilian.

      Learn More

    5. English 1.c4 c5 for Black - Victor Bologan

      English 1.c4 c5 for Black - Victor Bologan

      Regular Price: $39.95

      Our Price: $36.95

      On this DVD Bologan recommends 1...c5 with very strict prescriptions on what to do on different white move orders. This discipline will help Black to have more clear ideas and plans against the white "playing mood". Learn More

    5 Item(s)

    per page

    Grid  List 

    Set Ascending Direction

    What Our Customers Are Saying About The House Of Staunton

    lb