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    The Trompowsky - The Easy Way - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition
    Catalog Code: WIN0117CB

    hirty years ago the Trompowsky opening was almost totally unknown. It took a few spectacular games by Rafael Vaganian to bring 2.Bg5 into the limelight, and after that, the die was cast.
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    The Trompowsky - The Easy Way - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition

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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 103 - A French Repertoire in the Exchange and King's Indian Attack Variations
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0103FX

    With the resurgence of the French Defence at all levels of chess play, International Master Andrew Martin is proud to offer a 3 disk mini-series on the most critical lines which will help the Black player form a successful and effective repertoire.
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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 103 - A French Repertoire in the Exchange and King's Indian Attack Variations

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 50 - Torre Attack
    Catalog Code: DVD0050FX

    The Torre Attack gives White the opportunity to build up a promising position with terrific latent attacking potential. White dictates the play from move 3 with this positionally well-motivated system. Even players like Karpov and Anand have been caught off guard by surprise Torre onslaughts!
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 50 - Torre Attack

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    Bamboozle Your Opponents with 1.g3 - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0221CB

    On this DVD Davies explains key concepts and ideas behind these unique approaches, whilst also showing how White can transpose into more regular openings if he show chooses.
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    Bamboozle Your Opponents with 1.g3 - Nigel Davies

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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 6 - Anti-Flank Openings (Old Indian System)
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0006FX

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

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    E-DVD Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 3 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 123
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0123FX

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 55 - Untamed Chigorin
    Catalog Code: DVD0055FX

    Bored with Black against 1.d4? Then unleash the Chigorin Defence, the deadly specialty of rising Russian star Alexander Morozevich. With so little theory and such dynamic positions, the Chigorin represents one of Black's last untamed frontiers against 1.d4 !
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 55 - Untamed Chigorin

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    The Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0338CB

    On th­is DV­D Dav­ie­s arm­­s th­e­ v­ie­we­r with­ insigh­ts into h­ow to h­andle­ th­ings and de­m­­onstrate­s h­ow h­e­ th­ink­s Wh­ite­ sh­ou­ld m­­e­e­t B­lack­’s m­­ain de­fe­nce­s.
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    The Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack - Nigel Davies

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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 21 - Dashing Danish
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0021FX

    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!
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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 21 - Dashing Danish

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    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 77 - Beating 1.d4 White Avoids Playing against the Dzindzi Indian Defense - PART 2
    Catalog Code: DVD0077RM

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 139 - The Sniper Volume 4
    Catalog Code: DVD0139FX

    Volume 4 of 4 THE SNIPER! A Dynamic Universal System for the Aggressive Black Player - 203 minutes 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
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 139 - The Sniper Volume 4

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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 41 - Portuguese (1. e4 e5 2. Bb5)
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0041FX

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 106 - The Sokolsky Opening - 1.b4
    Catalog Code: DVD0106FX

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

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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 52 - Trompowski-Main Line
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0052FX

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 12 - Benko Gambit Accepted
    Catalog Code: DVD0012FX

    International Master Andrew MartinRunning Time: Over 85 MinutesThe 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
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 12 - Benko Gambit Accepted

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 127 - Veresov??s Opening: Aggressive White Repetoire for The Attacking Player
    Catalog Code: DVD0127FX

    1.d4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3.Bg5 is an unorthodox and exciting way to create difficult positions. In this territory, the reward goes to the player who has more experience of the unusual, tactical situation that occur. In this all-new Foxy Openings video, FIDE Senior Trainer and IM Andrew Martin maps Repetoire for White which is bound to cause your opponent problems.
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 127 - Veresov??s Opening: Aggressive White Repetoire for The Attacking Player

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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 75 - The London System
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0075FX

    International Master Andrew Martin will teach you how to handle this virtual yet effective opening for White against all of Black's replies. The London System is a solid opening a can be a very difficult opening for black to beat.
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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 75 - The London System

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 22 - English Defence
    Catalog Code: DVD0022FX

    This video features the ''Kangaroo'' variation devised by GM Tony Miles and played against Karpov and Shirov. GM Plaskett is a leading expert in this hyper-modern defence and he assesses all the critical lines. In addition, Plaskett analyzes new ideas to rip apart the White center that he has successfully used in his own games.
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 22 - English Defence

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    Torre Attack - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0105CB

    Torre Attack, with 1.d4 followed by 2.Nf3 and 3.Bg5, is a solid and easy to learn opening system with hidden dynamic potential.
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    Torre Attack - Nigel Davies

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    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 91 - A Repertoire for Black Against Unusual Openings
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0091FX

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

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    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 44 - New Lines & Novelties for White in Grand Prix, Hippo, Latvian & Philidor
    Catalog Code: DVD0044RM

    On this instructional DVD Roman will teach you how to get an advantage in the opening against passive, and unsound openings by not trying to refute these inferior openings quickly but to play active, logical chess. Roman will show you by following the basic principles of chess you will be able to take advantage of your opponents anti-positional play giving you the winning edge.
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    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 44 - New Lines & Novelties for White in Grand Prix, Hippo, Latvian & Philidor

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    Colle System
    Catalog Code: WIN0165CB

    The Colle System is rather a playing scheme than an opening.
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    Colle System

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    E-DVD Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 1 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 121
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0121FX

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 53 - Trompowski-Pseudo
    Catalog Code: DVD0053FX

    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!
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 53 - Trompowski-Pseudo

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    TRICKS AND TRAPS - In the Flank Openings - Nigel Davies - VOLUME 3
    Catalog Code: WIN0313CB

    On this DVD Davies presents thematic tricks and traps that can arise in Flank Openings such as the English Opening, Reti System, Larsen’s Opening (1.b3) and Bird's Opening (1.f4), breaking them down into different categories.
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    TRICKS AND TRAPS - In the Flank Openings - Nigel Davies - VOLUME 3

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    E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 13 - Maximize Your Opening Success with Black for the Ambitious Tournament Player
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0013RM

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 151 - Crushing Black With The Deadly Ponziani
    Catalog Code: DVD0151FX

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 76 - The Hippo
    Catalog Code: DVD0076FX

    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.
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 76 - The Hippo

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 138 - The Sniper Volume 3
    Catalog Code: DVD0138FX

    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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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 138 - The Sniper Volume 3

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    E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 32 - Mastering The Opening Forum Series - A Repertoire For Black - PART 2
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0032RM

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

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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 95 - The Blumenfeld Gambit
    Catalog Code: DVD0095FX

    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.
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    FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 95 - The Blumenfeld Gambit

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    CLEARANCE - Ponziani Opening
    Catalog Code: CB0044CD

    The Ponziani (1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.c3)has been an opening that has been overlooked frequently through the years. However it was played quite frequently throughout the 80's in Master-level and above tournament play. White has many ways to challenge each variant of Black's setup. Harding shows that Black's game is not as easy as many Black theorists would want you to believe.
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    CLEARANCE - Dynamic White Openings
    Catalog Code: CB0016CD

    It's time to change your White opening or at least have a second one to diversify your opening system. No longer are the openings in the book called ''Irregular'' because GM's and IM's are playing them. Covered are the dynamic 1.b4!, the aggressive Grob's Attack 1.g4!, the surprisingly excellent Queen's Knight Attack 1.Nc3!, slow stuff 1.e3 and 1.d3 and 1.a3, & the disreputable 1.h4 & other white first moves.
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    CLEARANCE - Dynamic Black Defense
    Catalog Code: CB0106CD

    Dynamic Black Defense
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    CLEARANCE - Blackburne-Hartlaub Gambit
    Catalog Code: CB0020CD

    In this Chess Openings for Hustlers Volume II the author looks at both the Accepted 3.exd6 and the Declined 3.Nf3 and 3.Bf4. The idea of this gambit is well worth the effort of the player who wants to learn an aggressive Black defense against 1.d4 where white doesn't control the flow of the game. The book contains 155 games divided into variations with light analysis played by a variety of players ranging from Master to class C. A player index has been provided which lists players grouped by ''Class'' to help the reader evaluate the games.
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    CLEARANCE - Blackburne-Hartlaub Gambit

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    CLEARANCE - Winning with 1. f4
    Catalog Code: CB0059CD

    With the Dutch Defense as Black having a revival at GM level, it is time for a rehabilitation of Bird's Opening 1.f4. The extra move White has makes a big difference. Soltis covers how White should play in: Part 1 :Black Doesn't Fianchetto His King's Bishop. Part 2: Black Plays Modern Systems Including ...g6. Part 3: From's Gambity(a hard gambit to meet - here is how GM's play against it). Part 4: Other Defenses Black May Play.
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