Thank You For Your Support! All Purchases from USCF Sales Benefit the United States Chess Federation
We gladly accept purchase orders for schools and other institutions!Click here for more information.
Catalog Product Code: DVD0009EP
Be the first to review this product
The Benko gambit is one of the sharpest answers Black can employ against 1.d4, sacrificing a pawn very early in the opening to obtain a temporary initiative in the center and permanent pressure on the queenside. And that is exactly why any respectable 1. d4 player should have a solid system prepared against this wild gambit! In this chess DVD GM Damien Lemos dissects his preferred Fianchetto Variation for white against the Benko Gambit, explaining the subtle tactical nuances and positional intricacies that have granted him numerous impressive victories at the Grandmaster level. GM Lemos goes far and beyond the average chess DVD presentation, not focusing on specific move orders but rather making sure that his viewers understand the main ideas behind the moves in the Fianchetto Variation. Viewers are guaranteed to walk away from this DVD with not only a greater understanding of how to beat the Benko Gambit, but a greater understanding of positional chess in general. As a 2550+ FIDE GM, Damien Lemos bases his high-level play around superior strategic play and deep maneuvers, and in this chess DVD GM Lemos imparts his positional wisdom with exceptional clarity. ¨Battling the Benko: The Fianchetto Variation¨ examines all of the main lines and sidelines, with optimal plans for white provided in every variation. If you play 1. d4 and consistently struggle against the Benko Gambit, this chess DVD will teach you a complete system to improve your results with white.
Computer Software and DVDs that come on Physical Media (such as CD-ROMs and DVD-ROMS) can only be returned or exchanged if the product is in its original, shrinkwrapped packaging and has not been installed or used in any way. Once you open the packaging of a Computer Software or DVD title, it can only be exchanged for a new copy of the same title and only if the original media is defective. There are NO exceptions to this rule.
ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 60 - Attacking Gambits and Opening pawn Sacrifices
ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 7 - Think Like a Grandmaster on DVD
E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 88 - Highly Instructive and Educational games for the Accelerated Dragon Player
E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 16 - c3 Sicilian
ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 16 - Learn To Play The English Opening The Easy Way
Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Peter Svidler - EMPIRE CHESS
GM Crushing Attacks - EMPIRE CHESS
E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 63 - 21st Century Secret Weapons #2
FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 12 - Benko Gambit Accepted
Crushing Black With the King's Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS
Please Log In
* Required Fields
Please create an account
select the number of stars that reflect your overall item rating
share your opinion with others by writing a detailed review
when writing your review, try to avoid: