Nimzo-Indian Patterns - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 46



    Nimzo-Indian Patterns - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 46
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    Publication Date: November 7, 2012

    International Master Bryan Smith explains Nimzo Indian Defense strategies with real games. 

    This hypermodern opening was developed by Grandmaster Aron Nimzowitsch who introduced it to master-level chess in the early 20th century. Unlike most Indian openings the NimzoIndian does not involve an immediate fianchetto, although Black often follows up with ...b6 and ...Bb7. By pinning White's knight Black prevents the threatened 4.e4 and seeks to inflict doubled pawns on White. White will attempt to create a pawn centre and develop his pieces to prepare for an assault on the Black position.

    Content: 140 minutes of chess theory and instruction, with example games, over a series of 8 lectures.

    ECO: E41, E32, E44, E42, E24, E13, E29

    Members of ChessLecture.com rated this series a 4.42 out of 5

     Fans on ChessLecture.com said: Superb video Bryan, very instructive. I am looking forward to the rest of this set.

    IM Bryan Smith grew up in Anchorage, Alaska, and currently resides in Philadelphia, PA. Some of his accomplishments include clear first in the 2008 National Chess Congress, first place in the 2006 U.S. Masters (qualifying to the 2007 U.S. Championship) and first place in the 2008 King's Island Open, as well as winning many other Grand Prix tournaments. He was on the national champion UMBC chess team from 1999 to 2001. Bryan is the highest rated player ever from Alaska.

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