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E-DVD - Dominating 1. d4 with the King's Indian Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

The Kings Indian Defense (KID) is the perfect weapon against 1.d4 for players who like to play for a win with both colors. IM Jorge Ferreira reveals all of the insider secrets of the KID as he guides you through 14 different variations, pointing out the common elements and the important distinctions.
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The Kings Indian Defense (KID) is the perfect weapon against 1.d4 for players who like to play for a win with both colors.


A hypermodern opening, Black allows White to get a formidable center and then attacks it from the flanks. Characterized the potentially very strong Bishop on g7 and an early …d6, the King’s Indian has stood the test of time, being a favorite of both Bobby Fischer’s and Garry Kasparov’s.


Black is able to get a powerful Kingside attack going by advancing his f-pawn to f4, bringing his pieces over to the Kingside and often sacrificing material to checkmate White’s King.


Alongside the tactical themes, there are many positional considerations to be aware of and IM Jorge Ferreira reveals all of these as he guides you through 14 different variations, pointing out the common elements and the important distinctions.


Careful study of this 4 hour course will fully prepare you to play the Kings Indian with complete confidence and get excellent positions every time.


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  1. Introduction
  2. Classical variation – introduction
  3. Classical variation – 9.Ne1 and 10.Be3
  4. Classical variation – 9.Ne1 without 10.Be3
  5. Classical variation – 9.Nd2
  6. Classical variation – 9.b4
  7. Classical variation – exchange variation
  8. Classical variation – Petrosian
  9. Classical variation – Gligoric
  10. Makogonov variation
  11. Fianchetto variation
  12. Four pawns attack
  13. Saemisch variation
  14. Averbakh variation
  15. Rare lines
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ISBN 616348554169
Host IM Jorge Ferreira
Delivery Time Available Within 1 Business Day
Popular Collections Empire Chess
Publication Date Nov 12, 2015
Runtime 3 Hours
Hardware Requirements Works on All Platforms (MP4 Format)
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