By Dorian Rogozenko
The Sicilian is much and away the most well-liked chess starting. the reason being seen: it allows Black to struggle for victory with out taking over the top hazards. The Sicilian rankings good in perform and is a company favorite with gamers of all criteria. Given either the Sicilian’s fearsome recognition and the quantity of theoretical training 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 comprise: positionally encouraged traces resembling the two c3 Sicilian and the three Bb5 structures; sluggish yet tough attacking traces together with the Closed Sicilian and the King’s Indian assault; and competitive yet loosening principles just like the Grand Prix assault and numerous gambits. This ebook equips Black to struggle opposed to these types of traces. within the most important diversifications, Rogozenko presents a call among an outstanding and an competitive choice. He caters if you happen to 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 nation at 4 Chess Olympiads. Rogozenko additionally certified for the 2001 FIDE international Championship and is a well-known specialist on beginning idea. this is often his first chess book.
“Sicilian gamers beware! this could be on your library.” - Alex Dunne, ICCF Amici
“The booklet is sweet, outstanding ... Rogozenko takes the time to provide an explanation for intimately the positional and tactical features of the tested traces, the move-orders, the reasoning at the back of sure strikes and plans. ... there are many new rules provided within the textual content, a number of infrequent possible choices which were re-examined and re-assessed and plenty of formerly accredited tests which have been significantly studied and re-evaluated. This all makes the publication a helpful buy even for robust avid gamers of the GM-level ... My evaluation: this publication is a must-buy!” - Sotiris Logothetis, Chess Today
“I came upon an outstanding stability among verbal dialogue of the traces the place he explains the options concerned instead of simply utilizing codes to teach who has the virtue. A good produced book.” - Paul Dunn, Australian Chess
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