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      Roman’'s Complete Rapid and Complete Opening Repertoire for the Tournament Player : Volumes 5 & 6 (2 DVDs)
      Catalog Code: DVD0000RM1

      Roman offers a complete rapid opening repertoire for the tournament player geared toward those who don’t have the time or want to study for hours on end and still achieve good results! The first volume looks at the white side, where Roman advocates 1.d4. He shows good practical setups for you to meet any of the defensive setups and popular defenses Black might throw at you. Volume 2 shows how to play Black and meet any common first move from White. Against 1.e4, Roman advocates a system combining d6, Nf6, and e5. Against 1.d4, he recommend the Nimzo-Indian.
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      Roman’'s Complete Rapid and Complete Opening Repertoire for the Tournament Player : Volumes 5 & 6 (2 DVDs)

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 2 - Sacrifices, Tactics & Traps that End Games in the Opening
      Catalog Code: DVD0002RM

      This DVD features the lessons 6-10 of GM Roman Dzhindzhikhasvili's Mastering Chess Series - Sacrifices, Tactics & Traps that End Games in the Opening. Lesson 6: Ambitious Approach to Critical Opening Positions; Lesson 7: Positional Sacrifice in the Opening Part 1; Lesson 8: Positional Sacrifice in the Opening Part 2; Lesson 9: Powerful Tactics in the Opening Part 1; Lesson 10: Powerful Tactics in the Opening Part 2. Roman covers the following openings on this DVD: Caro-Kann, Accelerated Dragon, Queen's Gambit Accepted, English, Advanced French, Scotch Gambit, Gruenfeld, King's Indian Saemisch, King's Indian Four Pawns Attack, Ruy Lopez, Marshall Gambit, Smith-Morra Gambit, Najdorf Sicilian and much more!
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 2 - Sacrifices, Tactics & Traps that End Games in the Opening

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      WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 4 - Learn How to Avoid Opening Traps and Pitfalls
      Catalog Code: DVD0004SP

      It is always nice to win a game quickly. But some opening traps are based only on hopes that the opponent will make a serious mistake. If the opponents play correctly, the trap could backfire. On this DVD Susan will take you through a number of opening traps & short games.
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      WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 4 - Learn How to Avoid Opening Traps and Pitfalls

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      KOPEC DVD - Opening Pawn Structures Advanced Concepts - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: DVD0005KP

      Tired of memorizing opening variations? Continuing from where his previous video Pawn Structures and How To Play Them leaves off, internationally respected teacher IM Dr. Danny Kopec has created a landmark video in this first of two volumes. This video uses a unique approach Enabling you to improve your opening play. Dr. Kopec will show you how to develop effective middlegame plans based on opening pawn structures.
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      KOPEC DVD - Opening Pawn Structures Advanced Concepts - VOLUME 1

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      KOPEC DVD - Opening Pawn Structures Advanced Concepts - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: DVD0006KP

      Tired of memorizing opening variations? Continuing from where his previous video Pawn Structures and How To Play Them leaves off, internationally respected teacher IM Dr. Danny Kopec has created a landmark video in this first of two volumes. Dr. Kopec will show you how to develop effective middlegame plans based on opening pawn structures. Volume 2 covers the Maroczy Bind, the Caro Structure, the Slav structure, Queen's Gambit structures, King's Indian and Benoni structures, and the Nimzo-Indian and French/Winawer-type structures
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      KOPEC DVD - Opening Pawn Structures Advanced Concepts - VOLUME 2

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 12 - New Improvements in Opening Theory for the Competitive Player
      Catalog Code: DVD0012RM

      This DVD features...
      Accelerated Dragon
      Closed Sicilian with g3
      Bogo Indian 6.Nc3
      Nimzo Indian 4. a3
      Nimzo Indian 4. f3
      Nimzo Indian 4. Qc2
      Nimzo Indian 4. Bg5 Leningrad
      Nimzo Indian 4. e3
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 12 - New Improvements in Opening Theory for the Competitive Player

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 37 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 1
      Catalog Code: DVD0037RM

      Roman's Encyclopedia of 40 Essential Chess Openings. The core ideas and principles of play of 40 openings are presented and explained in almost 11 hours on 4 DVDs. Roman gives you his preferred lines for white and black, allowing you to play your chosen lines and venture into unfamiliar territory with confidence.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 37 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 1

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 38 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 2
      Catalog Code: DVD0038RM

      Roman's Encyclopedia of 40 Essential Chess Openings. The core ideas and principles of play of 40 openings are presented and explained in almost 11 hours on 4 DVDs. Roman gives you his preferred lines for white and black, allowing you to play your chosen lines and venture into unfamiliar territory with confidence.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 38 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 2

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 39 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 3
      Catalog Code: DVD0039RM

      Roman's Encyclopedia of 40 Essential Chess Openings. The core ideas and principles of play of 40 openings are presented and explained in almost 11 hours on 4 DVDs. Roman gives you his preferred lines for white and black, allowing you to play your chosen lines and venture into unfamiliar territory with confidence.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 39 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 3

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 40 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 4
      Catalog Code: DVD0040RM

      On this DVD Roman, together with Eugene Perelshteyn and assisted by the world's strongest software, Rybka, have re-invented the 3...Qd6 Scandinavian. This opening is the best unexplored and underestimated weapon available for Black in a long time. What makes this opening so inviting is there is not much to learn, easy equality is obtained, and it can't be refuted, while also being rich with tactics and counter play and hidden traps.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 40 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 4

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 50 - Unsound Openings and How to Exploit Them
      Catalog Code: DVD0050RM

      On this DVD, Roman will show you how to play against Bad Openings and how to exploit them. Roman will take you through several very instructional bad openings for black and by taking a logical and simple approach you can achieve an advantage. This dvd not only provides excellent lines against the Elephant Gambit , Budapest, Baker Defense, French, Sicilian, Englund and Marshall Gambits but will show you basic ideas behind getting an edge against inferior opening play this will help you to never get caught off guard again
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 50 - Unsound Openings and How to Exploit Them

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 56 - Reverse Opening
      Catalog Code: DVD0056RM

      Part of Romans Getting the Winning Edge in the Opening series. On this highly instructional DVD, Roman clearly demonstrates through novelties he created in his own games, how to recognize an opportunity for white to transpose into openings that are played back with the advantages of having an extra tempo.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 56 - Reverse Opening

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 60 - Dirty Tricks #1
      Catalog Code: DVD0060FX

      A complete repertoire of dirty tricks in the opening , playing e4 with white and as Black against each of 1.e4 , 1. d4 and 1. c4
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 60 - Dirty Tricks #1

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 60 - Attacking Gambits and Opening pawn Sacrifices
      Catalog Code: DVD0060RM

      GMs Roman Dzindzichashvili and Larry Christiansen will elevate your understanding of gambit play and how pawn sacrifices can lead to devastating attacks. This DVD will also help sharpen your tactical skills and understanding ideas behind pawn sacrifices.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 60 - Attacking Gambits and Opening pawn Sacrifices

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 61 - Dirty Tricks #2
      Catalog Code: DVD0061FX

      Another radical collection of devilish lines. Grandmaster Nigel Davies recommends more devious systems to generate devasting attacks right out of the opening. Armed with these lines, dont expect to win any friends. What you will win is your games - in brutal and dramatic fashion!
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 61 - Dirty Tricks #2

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 62 - 21st Century Secret Weapons #1
      Catalog Code: DVD0062FX

      Featuring a tornado against the Tarrasch Defence, the Advance Caro-Kann, and the O'Kelly Sicilian
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 62 - 21st Century Secret Weapons #1

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 63 - 21st Century Secret Weapons #2
      Catalog Code: DVD0063FX

      Featuring the Pseudo-Tromp, Fried Liver and Laskers Defence in the QGD.
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 63 - 21st Century Secret Weapons #2

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 65 - The Difference Between Sound and Unsound Ways to Play Sharp Openings
      Catalog Code: DVD0065RM

      On this DVD Roman will take you through several sharp openings demonstrating what happens when you violate the sound and established principles of chess, specifically, becoming too active before completing development. He also goes over the criteria needed to be satisfied before playing sharp continuations, gambits and sacrifices. Roman will help you understand the difference between what is considered sound sharp playable openings and sharp openings to avoid.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 65 - The Difference Between Sound and Unsound Ways to Play Sharp Openings

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 70 - Refuting Previous Sound Opening Lines with Surgical Precision
      Catalog Code: DVD0070RM

      On this DVD Roman, with the help of World Computer Champion Rybka, takes on and refutes popular lines in the French, Caro-Kann and Alekhine Defenses. Roman presented Rybka with some of his creative ideas and came up with lines that were equal or favorable for Black.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 70 - Refuting Previous Sound Opening Lines with Surgical Precision

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 72 - Learn the Opening 1-2-3
      Catalog Code: DVD0072FX

      IM Andrew Martin will teach you how to be successful in the Opening. Martin discusses the advantages of developing your pieces early, following basic opening principles, having a plan and controlling the center.
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 72 - Learn the Opening 1-2-3

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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 92 - Staggering Novelties that Rewrite Modern Opening Pages
      Catalog Code: DVD0092RM

      Over the past few years, Grandmaster Roman Dzinzichashvili and Rybka have spent countless hours analyzing games of the world's strong players to create an unorthodox and incredible opening repertoire based upon the Sicilian g3, Scotch and Accelerated Dragon.
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      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 92 - Staggering Novelties that Rewrite Modern Opening Pages

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      Chess Openings - What You Need To Know
      Catalog Code: WIN0005AK

      For club and intermediate players. Presents the current state of chess openings theory in each major chess opening and the main ideas and plans to follow in each of them.
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      Chess Openings - What You Need To Know

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      Chess Opening Instructor
      Catalog Code: WIN0024CV

      This is a perfect opening manual. The program features a theoretical review of all the chess openings, which are illustrated by instructive games of the chess players in XIX and XX centuries.
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      Chess Opening Instructor

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      Secret Weapons of Champions - Adrian Mikhalchishin
      Catalog Code: WIN0039CB

      Modern middlegame theory does not exist in written form. That is why players and trainers have to go back to the old recommendation by Nimzowitsch – to study typical positional methods. But who is better placed to teach us about their own powerful weapons than the great champions of the past?
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      Secret Weapons of Champions - Adrian Mikhalchishin

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      Opening Lab
      Catalog Code: WIN0081CV

      This is a perfect opening manual. It features a theoretical review of all the chess openings, which are illustrated by instructive games of the greatest chess players.
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      Opening Lab

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      Opening Encyclopedia 2014
      Catalog Code: WIN0083CB

      In chess, braving the gap often leads to disaster after a few moves. We should be able to avoid things going so far. The ChessBase Opening Encyclopedia offers you an effective remedy against all sorts of semi-digested knowledge and a means of building up a comprehensive and powerful repertoire.
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      Opening Encyclopedia 2014

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      Modern Chess Opening Set - All 7 VOLUMES
      Catalog Code: WIN0112CV

      This product features seven volumes of Modern Chess Opening series, covering almost all chess openings. The series provide detailed classification and contain a lot of training material.
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      Modern Chess Opening Set - All 7 VOLUMES

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      Chess Openings Encyclopedia 2012
      Catalog Code: WIN0117CV

      This excellent program for learning chess openings includes theoretical material on every opening, a user-friendly and detailed classification of variations, a quick search option and an option for analyzing games and positions.
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      Chess Openings Encyclopedia 2012

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      ABC of the Chess Openings - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition
      Catalog Code: WIN0126CB

      In the all new ‘ABC of Chess Openings‘ International Master Andrew Martin explores the diverse possibilities available to everyone in the opening phase of the game.
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      ABC of the Chess Openings - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition

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      My Best Games with Black - Alexei Shirov
      Catalog Code: WIN0129CB

      If you want to win with Black, you must decide which is the best strategy to achieve your aim.
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      My Best Games with Black - Alexei Shirov

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      Encyclopedia of Opening Blunders
      Catalog Code: WIN0130CV

      Learn to play chess by learning the opening mistakes and traps that have been discovered over time.
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      Encyclopedia of Opening Blunders

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      1000 Opening Traps
      Catalog Code: WIN0147CB

      If you do not know opening theory in its most intimate details, then you must rely on a sound understanding of chess.
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      1000 Opening Traps

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      POWER PLAY - Start Right - Daniel King - VOLUME 4
      Catalog Code: WIN0162CB

      This DVD will help you to analyse and reassess your opening play so that you can begin the game off the right foot.
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      POWER PLAY - Start Right - Daniel King - VOLUME 4

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