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Oskar Cordel was not so much a top player in Germany but more thought of as a theorists on the game, with altermn published opening books and magazine articles to his name. He was an independent thinker at the board, and our gambit guru, GM Boris Alterman has already showed in an earlier series from how his original ideas almost single-handedly re-invented the King’s Indian Defence in the s.

There is the option of the aggressive I came to see these overly shallow “overviews” as a frequently empty gesture to publisher and audience expectations, and in some cases they are altermna incomplete.

The Torre Attack is one of those borie that deserves more attention than it gets. Gambir is very popular at club level, and one of the sharpest white weapons against the French Defense. And also getting in on the “exhumation” of the Lewis Gambit is GM Boris Alterman, who takes a closer look at all those transposition tricks in a new series of his Gambit Guide.

The Riga variation is exciting and often leads to many wild sacrificial gambits galore, where, if White is unsure of what is going on, can easily lead to many a Black quick wins.

Gambit Guide Mega Pack: 1. e4 gambits! – GM Boris Alterman – Videos – Internet Chess Club

Happy New Year 2 hours ago. He was an independent thinker at the board, and our gambit guru, GM Boris Alterman has already showed in an earlier series from how his gamibt ideas almost single-handedly re-invented the King’s Indian Defence in the s.


Some openings are so unbalanced that one false move can cost you the game.

Alekhine’s attacking motifs in his games prove even to this day to be highly instructive. However, while I am disappointed that the book does not do more to offer a complete repertoire, I am still very impressed by what it does offer.

The Alterman Gambit Guide – White Gambits by Boris Alterman, Opening chess book by Quality Chess

This leads to the complex struggle, where White has rapid and easy development. And in his latest Gambit Guide series, GM Boris Alterman takes a closer look at the Philidor’s Defense, including his main idea of the counter-gambit with Rilton Cup — rond 5 4 hours ago.

The Cochrane Gambit involves the sacrifice of a knight as early as move four to lure gambt the opponent’s king in a complex board full of pieces, whilst pushing forward in the center with a mobile armada of pawns. Nowadays, every ‘Russian Schoolboy’ knows that Nevertheless, the author did leave a lasting gambir of two variations in the Ruy Lopez he championed: The gambit is named after two players, Pierre Morra from France and Ken Smith of the Dallas Chess Club, who popularized it to the masses by writing nine books and fifty articles about it.

Boris Alterman explores an aggressive way to disarm the Queen’s Gambit with 1 d4 d5 2 c4 e6 3 Nc3 c5 4 cxd5 cxd4!?

The openings covered include:. There is a certain spirit in this defense that not only thwarts Whites aims of quick laterman of the venerable gambit but is complicated by an offer of a pawn on d5.


Although seldom seen at top level nowadays, even Botis Kasparov had to face the aggressive Winawer counter-gambit when its modern-day guru, Pedrag Nikolic, played it against the then world champion at the Manila Olympiad.


Elephant Gambit C40 Bibliography. The myth goes that Marshall deliberately kept his analysis secret for seven years before playing it against Capablanca at New Yorkbut this has since been debunked by historians.

And now, in the latest series of Gambit Guide, GM Boris Alterman shows why even today this is a good line to have in your arsenal, as the resulting pawn sacrifice allows Black to dominate the centre.

The Panov Attack 1. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser.

It is not only solid and reliable, but you can also catch unaware opponents out in one of the myriad of opening traps to pick up a free win! Gambits, gambits, gambits galore! And despite not being in vogue, former world champion Anatoly Karpov, writing in his book The Open Game in Action, heartedly recommends the Belgrade gambit: The shock value alone of playing the Damiano with 2…f6?!

It is fun, easy to learn and virtually unavoidable since White can deploy the crafty move order 2 d4 exd4 3 Nf3 Nc6 4 c3 to avoid the Petroff Defense and the Philidor Defense.

The Morra Gambit section makes only passing reference to the Alapin Sicilian 1. He was the originator of the meticulous opening study style Kasparov was later on to perfect and bring to great heights. Sharpen your tactics and learn to play dynamic attacking chess while studying the most entertaining gambits.

However, it wasn’t until Correspondence World champion Yakov Estrin wrote a famed book on the Two Knights some 80 years later that the main theory of the opening really developed.