Empire Chess 8: The Psycho Sveshnikov by GM Michal Krasenkow
Run-time: 2 hours 40 minutes
GM Michal Krasenkow is one of the most respected chess trainers in the world. He is a FIDE Senior Trainer with decades of teaching and playing experience. GM Krasenkow’s crossed the 2700 FIDE rating mark in 2002 and entered the world top ten rating list, and remains a very strong Grandmaster today at over 2640 FIDE. Due to his extensive experience at the elite level, GM Krasenkow is a leading authority on many of the most complicated opening variations. In this chess DVD GM Krasenkow examines one of the most highly theoretical opening variations of all time – the Sicilian Sveshnikov. GM Krasenkow utilizes his experience as an elite Grandmaster to inform viewers about this extremely sharp opening system, strongly emphasizing the main positional concepts and critical tactical patterns. ¨The Psycho Sveshnikov¨ prepares a comprehensive opening repertoire for viewers in just over 2.5 hours of action-packed footage. GM Krasenkow’s analysis and presentation are extremely clear and intended for players of intermediate and advanced levels. If you want to improve your opening play with black and start scoring some huge wins against 1. e4, ¨The Psycho Sveshnikov¨ is guaranteed to give you the tools you need to succeed.
Chess DVD Outline
Chapter 1 – Introduction
Chapter 2 – Sidelines: 6.Nf5; 6.Ndb5 d6 7.a4 and 7.Nd5
Chapter 3 – 6.Ndb5 d6 7.Bg5 a6 8.Na3 b5 9.Nd5
Chapter 4 – 9.Bxf6 gxf6 10.Nd5 f5 – rare systems (11.g3, 11.Nxb5, 11.Bxb5)
Chapter 5 – 11.exf5 or 11.c3 Bg7 12.exf5 Chapter 6 – 11.Bd3 Be6 12.Qh5
Chapter 7 – 11.Bd3 Be6 12.0-0
Chapter 8 – 11.Bd3 Be6 12.c3 – Modern Ideas
Chapter 9 – Conclusion
Encoding: Standard H.264, .mp4, compatible with all Apple and PC devices.