By Dorian Rogozenko
The Sicilian is much and away the preferred chess starting. the reason being noticeable: it allows Black to struggle for victory with out taking over the top hazards. The Sicilian ratings good in perform and is a company favorite with gamers of all criteria. Given either the Sicilian’s fearsome attractiveness and the quantity of theoretical education required to take on it head-on, many gamers like to side-step the Open Sicilian with one of many Anti-Sicilian structures at White’s disposal. those contain: positionally inspired strains akin to the two c3 Sicilian and the three Bb5 platforms; gradual yet difficult attacking strains together with the Closed Sicilian and the King’s Indian assault; and competitive yet loosening rules just like the Grand Prix assault and quite a few gambits. This publication equips Black to struggle opposed to these types of traces. within the most important adaptations, Rogozenko offers a decision among a pretty good and an competitive alternative. He caters in case you meet 2 Nf3 with the 3 major strikes, 2...d6, 2...e6 and 2...Nc6.
“Moldovan GM Dorian Rogozenko inspired me together with his frank revelations approximately his favorite responses” - Tim Harding, Chess Mail
Dorian Rogozenko is a grandmaster from Moldova who lives in Romania. He performs within the German, Romanian and Dutch leagues and has represented his state at 4 Chess Olympiads. Rogozenko additionally certified for the 2001 FIDE global Championship and is a famous specialist on starting concept. this can be his first chess book.
“Sicilian gamers beware! this could be on your library.” - Alex Dunne, ICCF Amici
“The e-book is sweet, significant ... Rogozenko takes the time to provide an explanation for intimately the positional and tactical facets of the tested strains, the move-orders, the reasoning in the back of convinced strikes and plans. ... there are many new rules provided within the textual content, a number of infrequent possible choices which have been re-examined and re-assessed and lots of formerly permitted exams which have been seriously studied and re-evaluated. This all makes the booklet a precious buy even for powerful avid gamers of the GM-level ... My overview: this booklet is a must-buy!” - Sotiris Logothetis, Chess Today
“I came across an excellent stability among verbal dialogue of the traces the place he explains the techniques concerned instead of simply utilizing codes to teach who has the virtue. A good produced book.” - Paul Dunn, Australian Chess
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Anti-Sicilians: A Guide for Black by Dorian Rogozenko