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    1. A Weapon for Black Against the Ruy Lopez - Chess Lecture - Volume 79

      A Weapon for Black Against the Ruy Lopez - Chess Lecture - Volume 79

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      Learn to fight back dynamically with GM Friedel’s pet system against the Ruy Lopez. A clear explanation of the Archangel Defense for Black against the Ruy Lopez from a GM Practitioner. Learn More
    2. ABC of the Ruy Lopez - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition

      ABC of the Ruy Lopez - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition

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      In this diverse and instructive DVD, International Master Andrew Martin explains how the opening works, with the help of mostly recent, complete master games, although there are some classics too!

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    3. Archangelsk - Adrian Mikhalchishin

      Archangelsk - Adrian Mikhalchishin

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      The experienced trainer and Grandmaster Adrian Mikhalchishin is an outstanding connoisseur of these variations, the ideas of which he goes on to explain in nearly five hours video playing time.

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    4. Attacking with the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez - Sergei Tiviakov

      Attacking with the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez - Sergei Tiviakov

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      The purpose of this DVD is to teach players how to conduct the attack on the black king using different methods. Although the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez are mostly positional openings, it is very often possible to make use of attacking methods of play. This DVD is based mostly on the personal experience and games of the author, thus making it a unique chess product. Learn More
    5. Battle with the Berlin Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

      Battle with the Berlin Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

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      This chess DVD is an in-depth analysis of the Berlin Wall opening. It starts with some side variations and moves chapter by chapter towards the main position of the opening – the Berlin Endgame. While working on this DVD, my intention was not only to provide the listeners with detailed variations, but also to help them achieve deeper positional comprehension about how to play this unique type of opening struggle. Learn More
    6. Beating the Berlin Defense - Alexei Shirov

      Beating the Berlin Defense - Alexei Shirov

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      Ever since the Kasparov-Kramnik World Championship Match held in London in 2000, players with the white pieces have been trying to crack the formidable Berlin Wall in the Ruy Lopez. There may also have been some successes for White of course, but time and again Black has convincingly demonstrated how to equalize or even how to construct an impregnable fortress.

      The situation from White's point of view has become precarious

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    7. Beating the Ruy Lopez with the Fianchetto Variation

      Beating the Ruy Lopez with the Fianchetto Variation

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      Beating the Ruy Lopez with the Fianchetto Variation Learn More
    8. BLACK REPERTOIRE AGAINST 1. E4 - Marshall Attack - Jan Gustaffson - VOLUME 1

      BLACK REPERTOIRE AGAINST 1. E4 - Marshall Attack - Jan Gustaffson - VOLUME 1

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      The Marshall Attack is one of the most dynamic replies Black has at his disposal against 1.e4.

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    9. Bologan's Black Weapons in the Open Games

      Bologan's Black Weapons in the Open Games

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      If you are ready to play the Ruy Lopez with Black, you also need to be prepared if White avoids the Ruy. In this book Victor Bologan covers all relevant lines with a well laid-out, clearly explained and eminently playable set of responses. But Bologan's Black Weapons in the Open Games is not just another chess opening repertoire book. Bologan presents TWO different options against every main line: a common sense approach and an aggressive weapon. It’s actually two books in one Learn More
    10. Crushing White With the Schliemann Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS

      Crushing White With the Schliemann Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS

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      This DVD is aimed at presenting a repertoire based on meeting 1. e4 with 1... e5 for the club player. Coverage starts after 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 when GM Shankland recommends the Schliemann variation, but played in a more classical way, aiming to take advantage of the extra central pawn in the long term instead of seeking immediate confrontation. All relevant side-lines from move 3 onward are also covered. Learn More
    11. Dangerous Weapons: The Ruy Lopez

      Dangerous Weapons: The Ruy Lopez

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      Dangerous Weapons is a series of opening books which supply the reader with an abundance of hard-hitting ideas to revitalize his or her opening repertoire. In this book, three opening experts team up and take a contemporary look at the Ruy Lopez, one of the most popular chess openings. Instead of analysing the well-trodden main lines they concentrate on fresh or little-explored variations, selecting a wealth of ‘dangerous’ options for both colours. Whether playing White or Black, a study of this book will leave you confident and fully-armed, and your opponents running for cover! Learn More
    12. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 43 - Ruy Lopez
    13. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 44 - Ruy Lopez - Moller Defence

      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 44 - Ruy Lopez - Moller Defence

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      Tired of the Spanish Torture? Then bite back with the Moller Defence! Once favored by Alekhine, the Moller has been revived with some dynamic new ideas. GM Nigel Davies presents coverage which includes many of Alekhine's forgotten ideas and much original analysis. Learn More
    14. E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 69 - Fischer's Deadly Weapon - Exchange Ruy Lopez -

      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 69 - Fischer's Deadly Weapon - Exchange Ruy Lopez -

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      In the mid-1960s, Bobby Fischer unveiled a new wrinkle in his beloved Ruy: The Exchange Variation. He showed it was not the virtual drawing line it had once been thought to be. IM Andrew Martin takes a look at this line arising after 1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 a6 4 Bxc6. Learn More
    15. E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 84 - Rybka's Quest for Replacing the Ruy Lopez

      E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 84 - Rybka's Quest for Replacing the Ruy Lopez

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      On this DVD, Grandmaster Roman and Rybka have turned opening theory upside down and overturned the well-established move order for the Giuoco Pian (over 100 years old) and claim a sizeable advantage for white! It's truly amazing to see how a single move that 4 different grandmasters (including World Champion Anatoly Karpov} considered Harmless is in-fact completely dominating and leading to a superior game for White. Learn More
    16. EBOOK - Dangerous Weapons: The Ruy Lopez

      EBOOK - Dangerous Weapons: The Ruy Lopez

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      Dangerous Weapons is a series of opening books which supply the reader with an abundance of hard-hitting ideas to revitalize his or her opening repertoire. In this book, three opening experts team up and take a contemporary look at the Ruy Lopez, one of the most popular chess openings. Instead of analysing the well-trodden main lines they concentrate on fresh or little-explored variations, selecting a wealth of ‘dangerous’ options for both colours. Whether playing White or Black, a study of this book will leave you confident and fully-armed, and your opponents running for cover! Learn More
    17. EBOOK - Fighting The Ruy Lopez

      EBOOK - Fighting The Ruy Lopez

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      The Ruy Lopez is incredibly common at all levels of chess, and everyone who plays 1. e4 e5 as Black needs to have a reliable antidote to this powerful opening. In this book, Milos Pavlovic provides the answer, devising a sound and yet ambitious repertoire for Black, the basis of which is provided by the legendary and ever-popular Marshall Attack.

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    18. EBOOK - Slay the Spanish

      EBOOK - Slay the Spanish

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      Former US Open Champion Timothy Taylor presents weapons for Black against the hugely popular Spanish Opening, with a repertoire based on the Modern Steinitz Defence. This has justifiably earned a reputation as an important alternative to the main lines, and it's easy to see its appeal. The Modern Steinitz can lead to razor-sharp positions, such as in the Siesta Variation, where one slip by either player could prove to be fatal. But a major attraction of the Modern Steinitz is its flexibility, and Black can also choose to play in a more positional manner.

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    19. EBOOK - Starting Out - Ruy Lopez

      EBOOK - Starting Out - Ruy Lopez

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      Ideal for those wanting to understand the basics of the Ruy Lopez.

      The Ruy Lopez is one of the most famous of all chess openings. It has a long and distinguished history and has been played by virtually all of the strongest Grandmasters: Fischer, Karpov, Kasparov, Kramnik, Anand - the list goes on!

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    20. EBOOK - The Ruy Lopez - Move by Move

      EBOOK - The Ruy Lopez - Move by Move

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      This is a new series which provides an ideal platform to study chess openings. By continually challenging the reader to answer probing questions throughout the book, the Move by Move format greatly encourages the learning and practicing of vital skills just as much as the traditional assimilation of opening knowledge. Carefully selected questions and answers are designed to keep you actively involved and allow you to monitor your progress as you learn.

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    21. Fighting The Ruy Lopez

      Fighting The Ruy Lopez

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      The Ruy Lopez is incredibly common at all levels of chess, and everyone who plays 1. e4 e5 as Black needs to have a reliable antidote to this powerful opening. In this book, Milos Pavlovic provides the answer, devising a sound and yet ambitious repertoire for Black, the basis of which is provided by the legendary and ever-popular Marshall Attack.

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    22. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 43 - Ruy Lopez
    23. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 44 - Ruy Lopez - Moller Defence

      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 44 - Ruy Lopez - Moller Defence

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      Tired of the Spanish Torture? Then bite back with the Moller Defence! Once favored by Alekhine, the Moller has been revived with some dynamic new ideas. GM Nigel Davies presents coverage which includes many of Alekhine's forgotten ideas and much original analysis. Learn More
    24. FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 69 - Fischer's Deadly Weapon - Exchange Ruy Lopez -

      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 69 - Fischer's Deadly Weapon - Exchange Ruy Lopez -

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      In the mid-1960s, Bobby Fischer unveiled a new wrinkle in his beloved Ruy: The Exchange Variation. He showed it was not the simple drawing line it had once been thought to be. IM Andrew Martin takes a look at this line arising after 1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 a6 4 Bxc6. Learn More
    25. FRITZ TRAINER - The Tactic Toolbox - Ruy Lopez / Spanish - Sam Collins

      FRITZ TRAINER - The Tactic Toolbox - Ruy Lopez / Spanish - Sam Collins

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      In this DVD, the viewer is invited to solve over 60 puzzles in Chessbase’s new interactive Question & Answer format. All positions are from the Ruy Lopez and have been carefully selected to illustrate the most important recurring tactical themes throughout this opening, one of the most important in modern chess. Learn More
    26. Grandmaster Repertoire 13 - The Open Spanish

      Grandmaster Repertoire 13 - The Open Spanish

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      Grandmaster Repertoire 13 – The Open Spanish provides a complete repertoire for Black after 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6, based on the Open Variation which occurs after 5.0–0 Nxe4. Black’s system is built on the principles of fast and active development, and fighting for the initiative whenever the opportunity arises. Learn More
    27. Guide to the Tkachiev Ruy Lopez - Alexei Shirov

      Guide to the Tkachiev Ruy Lopez - Alexei Shirov

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      The variation against the Ruy Lopez presented in meticulous detail by Alexei Shirov.

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    28. How to Combat Rare Lines as Black - Sergei Tiviakov

      How to Combat Rare Lines as Black - Sergei Tiviakov

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      The author has very often been asked by his students - what should I do against rarely played lines and openings? This DVD is aimed at answering that question... A complete repertoire for Black is set out to be used against moves such as 1.Nf3, 1.f4, 1.g3, 1.Nc3, 1.b3, 1.b4 and 1.g4. The author uses content from his own notebooks to provide a full explanation of how to proceed. Important chess principles are explained which help the student tackle the unknown! Learn More
    29. How to Play the the Dilworth Attack

      How to Play the the Dilworth Attack

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      In this, the first ever monograph devoted to the line, noted author Eric Schiller explains all of the critical ideas in the opening and endgame, and provides many examples of each from tournament play.

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    30. My Best Games in the Spanish by Alexei Shirov - VOLUME 1

      My Best Games in the Spanish by Alexei Shirov - VOLUME 1

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      There are not many top grandmasters who enjoy as great a popularity among chess fans all over the world as Alexei Shirov.

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    31. My Best Games in the Spanish by Alexei Shirov - VOLUME 2
    32. My Best Games in the Spanish by Alexei Shirov - VOLUME 3

      My Best Games in the Spanish by Alexei Shirov - VOLUME 3

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      Alexei Shirov pursues new ways, analyzing not only his own games but also the works of other world-class players.

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    33. Open Ruy Lopez - Andrew Martin

      Open Ruy Lopez - Andrew Martin

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      The Open Ruy Lopez gives Black free piece play and chances for the initiative.

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    34. Play the Ruy Lopez

      Play the Ruy Lopez

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      The Ruy Lopez is an incredibly popular opening at all levels of chess; this is perhaps unsurprising given that it's recognized by most experts as White's greatest chance of obtaining a lasting advantage after the moves 1. e4 e5. Also known as the Spanish Opening, the Lopez is steeped in rich tradition, having provided the battleground for countless clashes between World Champions of past and present: Kasparov, Fischer, Karpov, Topalov, Kramnik, Anand - the list is endless!

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    35. Rocking the Ruy Lopez - EMPIRE CHESS

      Rocking the Ruy Lopez - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Why is the Ruy Lopez the most popular chess opening ever played? Why do World Chess Champions love to play the Ruy Lopez? Why do chess trainers frequently recommend their students to play the Ruy Lopez? Because there does not exist a more versatile and dynamic chess opening (for both sides!). Learn More
    36. ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 84 - Rybka's Quest for Replacing the Ruy Lopez

      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 84 - Rybka's Quest for Replacing the Ruy Lopez

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      On this DVD, Grandmaster Roman and Rybka have turned opening theory upside down and overturned the well-established move order for the Giuoco Pian (over 100 years old) and claim a sizeable advantage for white! It's truly amazing to see how a single move that 4 different grandmasters (including World Champion Anatoly Karpov} considered Harmless is in-fact completely dominating and leading to a superior game for White. Learn More

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