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    Decisive First Round Matchups from the Tromso Olympiad - Chess Lecture - Volume 144
    Catalog Code: DVD0144CL

    Taking place in Tromso Norway 1,570 players participated at the Olympiad in 2014, with 881 men and 689 in the women's section. The number of participating teams was 177 from 172 countries in the open section and 136 from 131 countries in the women's section. In first round games opponents are frequently vastly unequal and the best players are playing the weakest players from the opposing team. In this DVD Bryan shows us first round matchups of unequal opponents gives us a great opportunity to see masters games unfold relatively unchallenged and how they are excellent learning opportunities.
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    Decisive First Round Matchups from the Tromso Olympiad - Chess Lecture - Volume 144

    $19.95
    Classic Karpov - Chess Lecture - Volume 161
    Presented by IM Bill Paschall
    Catalog Code: DVD0161CL

    Anatoly Yevgenyevich Karpov (Russian: born May 23, 1951) is a Russian chess grandmaster and former World Champion from 1975 to 1985 when he was defeated by Garry Kasparov. Karpov played three matches against Kasparov for the title from 1986 to 1990, before becoming FIDE World Champion once again after Kasparov broke away from FIDE in 1993. Karpov kept the title until 1999, when he resigned his title in protest against FIDE's new world championship rules.
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    Classic Karpov - Chess Lecture - Volume 161

    $19.95
    The Great Games of Judit Polgar - 2 DVD's - Chess Lecture - Volume 31
    Catalog Code: DVD0031CL

    IM John-Paul Wallace is from Sydney, Australia currently residing in London, England. John-Paul was the youngest Australian Chess Champion ever at the age of 17 in 1993-1994. John-Paul also won the 2003 Pratt Foundation Australian Open Chess Championship and has represented Australia in two chess Olympiads.
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    The Great Games of Judit Polgar - 2 DVD's - Chess Lecture - Volume 31

    $49.95
    Learn from the World Champions - Chess Lecture - 2 DVDs - Volume 58
    The Classical Era - 1886-1946
    Catalog Code: DVD0058CL

    Although chess styles have evolved greatly over the last hundred years, the insights from players of the Classical and Hypermodern eras are still the foundation of good chess play. This collection features those lessons in brilliant examples of play from the first 5 World Champions. Dennis takes us on a two game tour per World Champion of the classical era of chess spanning from 1887 to 1946.
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    Learn from the World Champions - Chess Lecture - 2 DVDs - Volume 58

    $49.95
    Grandmaster Secrets - Veselin Topalov - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0040EP

    Grandmaster Veselin Topalov is one of the best chess players of all time. His style is extremely aggressive and dynamic as he is able to combine excellent tactical vision with a strong positional sense and highly accurate technique. In this chess DVD, Grandmaster Damian Lemos creates a detailed study of Topalov’s style by dissecting five of his best games – demonstrating Topalov’s versatility in very different types of positions.
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    Grandmaster Secrets - Veselin Topalov - EMPIRE CHESS

    $24.95
    Concise Alekhine Crushes - Chess Lecture - Volume 110
    Hosted by IM Bill Paschall
    Catalog Code: DVD0110CL

    Alexander Alekhine a Russian World Chess Champion is often considered one of the greatest chess players ever. He became the fourth World Chess Champion by defeating José Raúl Capablanca, who was widely considered invincible. Alekhine is known for his fierce and imaginative attacking style, combined with great positional and endgame skill.
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    Concise Alekhine Crushes - Chess Lecture - Volume 110

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    Black with Larsen - Chess Lecture - Volume 135
    by IM Bill Paschall
    Catalog Code: DVD0135CL

    Bent Larsen was a well-known Danish Grandmaster. Famous for his imaginative and unorthodox style of play. He was the first Western player to pose a serious challenge to the Soviet Union’s dominance in chess. He is considered to be the strongest player born in Denmark and the strongest from Scandinavia until the emergence of Magnus Carlsen.
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    Black with Larsen - Chess Lecture - Volume 135

    $19.95
    Great Tragedies in Chess History - Chess Lecture - Volume 149
    Catalog Code: DVD0149CL

    FIDE Master Dennis Monokroussous explores amazing games throughout history that end in tragedy for the master that appeared to be winning. Games with Chigorin vs Steinitz, Botvinnik vs Bronstein, Benko vs Kerres, Lasker vs Blackburne.
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    Great Tragedies in Chess History - Chess Lecture - Volume 149

    $19.95
    Great Masters in Chess History (2 DVD Set) - Chess Lecture - Volume 45
    Catalog Code: DVD0045CL

    Take a tour of classic games of the great masters Solomon Flohr, Rashid Nezhmetdinovm, Tony MIles, Paul Keres, Leonid Stein, Latos Portisch, David Bronstein, Vassily Smylov. Bill reviews classic games, showing each master's style, thought process and why they are considered the best of the world.
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    Great Masters in Chess History (2 DVD Set) - Chess Lecture - Volume 45

    $49.95
    Kasparov's Greatest Hits - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0011EP

    Garry Kasparov is widely believed to be the best chess player in the history of the game. Kasparov’s accomplishments on the board are unparalleled, as the former World Chess Champion dominated the game with a fury that has not yet been matched. Aside from a powerful desire to win and fighting spirit, what really distinguished Kasparov’s play was the incredibly high level of opening preparation.
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    Kasparov's Greatest Hits - EMPIRE CHESS

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    The Rise of Carlsen - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 100
    Hosted by GM Kraai, Perelshteyn and Others
    Catalog Code: DVD0100CL

    In this DVD you can follow Carlsen’s rise as he became the world champion through many games with his fellow top ranked grandmasters. You'll hear the expert analysis of the ChessLecture masters as they expose Carlsen’s methods, give you feedback on how he gets the edge against his stellar field of opponents and show you how he breaks with some current chess theory.
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    The Rise of Carlsen - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 100

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    A Tribute to Bent Larsen - Chess Lecture - Volume 120
    by the Masters of ChessLecture.com
    Catalog Code: DVD0120CL

    Jørgen Bent Larsen (1935 – 2010) was a Danish chess GrandMaster and author. Larsen was known for his imaginative and unorthodox style of play, and he was the first Western player to pose a serious challenge to the Soviet Union's dominance in chess.[1] He is considered to be the strongest player born in Denmark and the strongest from Scandinavia until the recent rise of Magus Carlsen.
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    A Tribute to Bent Larsen - Chess Lecture - Volume 120

    $19.95
    Grandmaster DVD - Krushing Attacks with GM Irina Krush
    Catalog Code: DVD0040OT

    In her debut instructional chess DVD, the dynamic young chess talent Irina Krush analyzes some of her best games and super combinations from her young but rapidly ascending chess career. A chess master at the age of twelve, this vivacious and energetic young woman is blazing a trail for young American chessplayers everywhere. No aspiring junior chessplayer will want to be without this chess DVD!
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    Grandmaster DVD - Krushing Attacks with GM Irina Krush

    $9.95
    My Best Games from the Spice Cup Invitational - Chess Lecture - Volume 33
    Catalog Code: DVD0033CL

    Founded in 2005 ChessLecture.com is one of the largest chess instructional libraries in the world. Our lectures are created and presented by Grand Masters, International Masters and National Masters and contain excellent instruction by experienced players for the chess enthusiast.
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    My Best Games from the Spice Cup Invitational - Chess Lecture - Volume 33

    $15.95
    Learn from the World Champions - Chess Lecture - 2 DVDs - Volume 59
    The Soviet Era - 1948-1972
    Catalog Code: DVD0059CL

    Although chess styles have evolved greatly over the last hundred years, the insights from players of the Classical and Hypermodern eras are still the foundation of good chess play. This collection features those lessons in brilliant examples of play from the 5 World ChampionsBotvinnik, Smyslov, Spassky, Petrosian, Tal. Dennis takes us on a two game tour per World Champion of the Soviet era of chess spanning from 1948 to 1972.
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    Learn from the World Champions - Chess Lecture - 2 DVDs - Volume 59

    $49.95
    Awesome State Champions - Chess Lecture - Volume 86
    Recommended for Intermediate Players
    Catalog Code: DVD0086CL

    Life Master Dana Mackenzie introduces us to the amazing games of some regional legends, including FIDE Master John Curdo, best known for winning the Massachusetts State Championship 17 times; FIDE Master Curt Justin Brasket, sixteen-time State Champion for his home state of Minnesota; FIDE Master Orest Popovych, 4 time New Jersey State Champion; International Master William Martz, the highest rated player from Wisconsin for almost 20 years and holds the USCF record of 104 for the most consecutive rated games without a loss; and Life Master Brian Wall, 5 time winner or tied for the Colorado State Championships.
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    Awesome State Champions - Chess Lecture - Volume 86

    $19.95
    WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 5 - Bobby Fischer's Most Brilliant Instructional Games and Combinations
    Catalog Code: DVD0005SP

    Susan Polgar will share with you her personal knowledge of Bobby Fischer. Susan answers some of the questions everyone wants to know like who would have won the Fischer vs. Karpov match in 1975; the impact Fischer had on chess; what she learned from Bobby and how he compares with today's best.
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    WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 5 - Bobby Fischer's Most Brilliant Instructional Games and Combinations

    $24.95
    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Peter Svidler - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0043EP

    Super-GM Peter Svidler is a consistent member of the world’s top 10 chess players because his play is extremely dynamic, his preparation is exceptionally deep, and he has a very subtle intuition for tiny changes in the position.
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    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Peter Svidler - EMPIRE CHESS

    $24.95
    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Vassily Ivanchuk - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0041EP

    Vassily Ivanchuk is one of the greatest chess players ever who has not won a world championship. Ivanchuk is a Super-GM with a peak rating of 2787 and has achieved incredible results at the highest levels of chess since he was only a teenager in the 1980s. Ivanchuk’s play is fascinating for spectators because he is incredibly creative and constantly strives to create maximum imbalances and complications in any position.
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    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Vassily Ivanchuk - EMPIRE CHESS

    $24.95
    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - My Best Chess Games
    Catalog Code: DVD0002AK

    Watch and listen to Alexandra Kosteniuk as she shows you her career's top 10 games from her first serious championship when she was 10 years old, until she became the 12th Women's World Chess Champion. She speaks about the importance of the circumstances around each game and gives valuable tips and insights along with her detailed comments.
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    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - My Best Chess Games

    $19.95
    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Alexander Morozevich - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0044EP

    Alexander Morozevich is one of the strongest chess players in the last 20 years because he has an exceptionally creative and aggressive style. He is well-known for employing sideline openings with great success against the best players in the world due to superior preparation in these rarely played systems. Morozevich has remained a top 10 player since rising to elite status in the early 1990s, largely due to his ability to create absolute chaos on the board and cleanly navigate his way to a superior ending that he can convert with remarkable precision.
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    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Alexander Morozevich - EMPIRE CHESS

    $24.95
    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Alexander Grischuk - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0042EP

    Super-GM Alexander Grischuk is one of the best chess players of the 21st century because his style is universal and he performs extremely well under intense pressure. He is currently #5 in the world and rated 2785 FIDE, and is definitely considered one of the most dangerous players in the world.
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    Grandmaster Secrets - Play like Alexander Grischuk - EMPIRE CHESS

    $24.95
    Pro Chess DVD - Vol. 3
    Kasparov Deep Blue 1997 Rematch Vol. 1 & 2
    Catalog Code: DVD0003PC

    GM Yasser Seirawan presents analysis and commentary from the 1997 match between PCA World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov and IBM’s chess supercomputer Deep Blue. Seirawan, with the able assistance of his fellow grandmaster Ron Henley, provides the viewer with riveting and penetrating insights into this historic chess event.
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    Pro Chess DVD - Vol. 3

    $19.95
    Fighting in the Endgame - The four major principles to winning the endgame - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0046EP

    Too many games end in either premature draw offers or resignations. Fighting in the endgame is a skill that can help players rack up those extra points. Alisa Melekhina analyzes two of her own games, one in which she drew a pawn down, and another in which she pulled off a win in an equal rook ending.
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    Fighting in the Endgame - The four major principles to winning the endgame - EMPIRE CHESS

    $14.95
    The Fischer Endgame - Chess Lecture - Volume 139
    Catalog Code: DVD0139CL

    In this DVD Jesse shows us examples of the endgame he is so well known for. The endgame consists of a rook, bishop and pawns against a rook, knight and pawns and has sometimes been called the "Fischer Endgame". Named because of three instructive wins by Fischer (with the bishop) in 1970 and 1971 over Mark Taimanov One of the games the 1970 Interzonal the other two were in their 1971 quarter-final candidates match.
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    The Fischer Endgame - Chess Lecture - Volume 139

    $19.95
    Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 51
    Catalog Code: DVD0051CL

    Rook endings are the most common endgame in chess. Endings with rooks and pawns occur in 8 to 10 percent of all games. This series teaches essential knowledge, without which you are helpless in these very common situations. You will learn how to play the Lucena position and how to execute the Philidor defense, as well as other variations you need to know.Content: 77 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 4 lectures.
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    Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 51

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    Capablanca in the Endgame - Chess Lecture - Volume 61
    Catalog Code: DVD0061CL

    José Raúl Capablanca was a Cuban chess player and World Chess Champion from 1921 to 1927. Renowned as one of the greatest players of all time, Capablanca had exceptional endgame skill and clarity of thought that contributed to his exceptional speed of play. Over time his achievements in the chess world and mastery over the board and due to his relatively simple and direct style of play he was nicknamed the ''Human Chess Machine''.
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    Capablanca in the Endgame - Chess Lecture - Volume 61

    $15.95
    Chess Endgame Domination - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0083EP

    In this 3 hour DVD, Grandmaster Maxim Dlugy breaks down all the key components in chess endgame strategy. You will learn how to control key squares, which pieces to prefer, when it will help you to exchange off a pair of Rooks as well as how to provoke weaknesses in your opponent’s position and ensure there are none in yours!
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    Chess Endgame Domination - EMPIRE CHESS

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    Smyslov Endgames - PART 2 - Chess Lecture - Volume 49
    Catalog Code: DVD0049CL

    GM Jesse Kraai reviews Vassily Smyslov, his favorite player of all time. Jesse claims studying Smyslov’s endgames helped him become a Grandmaster.Vasily Vasilyevich Smyslov (Russian March 24, 1921 – 27 March 2010) was a Soviet and Russian Grandmaster and was World Chess Champion from 1957 to 1958. He was a Candidate for the World Chess Championship on eight times (1948, 1950, 1953, 1956, 1959, 1965, 1983, and 1985). Smyslov twice tied for first at the Soviet Championship (1949, 1955), and his total of 17 Chess Olympiad medals won is an all-time record. In five European Team Championships, Smyslov won ten gold medals.
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    Smyslov Endgames - PART 2 - Chess Lecture - Volume 49

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    Karpov Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 96
    Hosted by GM Jesse Kraai
    Catalog Code: DVD0096CL

    Anatoly Karpov was the 12th world champion and is considered by many to be one of the greatest players of all time. His tournament successes include over 160 first-place finishes. He had a peak Elo rating of 2780, and his 90 total months at world number one is second all-all time just behind Garry Kasparov.
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    Karpov Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 96

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    Exploring Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 160 - 2 DVDs
    Presented by GM Bryan Smith
    Catalog Code: DVD0160CL

    Rook endings are among the most difficult in chess. Rook and Pawn endings have their own special rules and a special way of calculation. Bryan examines various rook endings resulting from different openings played through to conclusion. Learn what to think about and step by step how to assess the board.
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    Exploring Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 160 - 2 DVDs

    $49.95
    Practical Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 52
    Catalog Code: DVD0052CL

    Many chess books teach the Lucena and Philidor endgames - but most rook endgames start in much more complicated positions. The objective of this series is to show you what to do in the earlier stages, when things are more complex and you may not even be sure who is winning. One of the key ingredients is obtaining active play for your Rooks, King and Pawns if you can safely do so. Here are real life lessons over the board with examples from Dana’s own games.Content: 126 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 4 lectures.
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    Practical Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 52

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    Smyslov Endgames - Complete Set - 3 DVDs - Chess Lecture
    Catalog Code: DVD484950CL

    GM Jesse Kraai reviews Vassily Smyslov, one of his favorite players of all time. Jesse claims studying Smyslov’s endgames helped him to become a Grandmaster.Vasily Vasilyevich Smyslov (Russian March 24, 1921 – 27 March 2010) was a Soviet and Russian Grandmaster and was World Chess Champion from 1957 to 1958. He was a Candidate for the World Chess Championship on eight times (1948, 1950, 1953, 1956, 1959, 1965, 1983, and 1985). Smyslov twice tied for first at the Soviet Championship (1949, 1955), and his total of 17 Chess Olympiad medals won is an all-time record. In five European Team Championships, Smyslov won ten gold medals.
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    Smyslov Endgames - Complete Set - 3 DVDs - Chess Lecture

    $55.95
    Rubinstein’s Great Endgames - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 137
    Catalog Code: DVD0137CL

    In this series Bryan shows us Rubinstein playing against world class players in a variety of openings showcasing his brilliant play which is often called a work of art for its simplicity and technique.
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    Rubinstein’s Great Endgames - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 137

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    Complex Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 5
    Catalog Code: DVD0005CL

    IM Bryan Smith grew up in Anchoarge, Alaska and now resides in Philadlephia, PA. His accomplishments include first in the 2008 National Chess Congress, first place in the 2008 King's Island Open and has won many other Grand Prix tournaments.
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    Complex Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 5

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    Smyslov Endgames - PART 3 - Chess Lecture - Volume 50
    Catalog Code: DVD0050CL

    GM Jesse Kraai reviews Vassily Smyslov, his favorite player of all time. Jesse claims studying Smyslov’s endgames helped him become a Grandmaster.Vasily Vasilyevich Smyslov (Russian March 24, 1921 – 27 March 2010) was a Soviet and Russian Grandmaster and was World Chess Champion from 1957 to 1958. He was a Candidate for the World Chess Championship on eight times (1948, 1950, 1953, 1956, 1959, 1965, 1983, and 1985). Smyslov twice tied for first at the Soviet Championship (1949, 1955), and his total of 17 Chess Olympiad medals won is an all-time record. In five European Team Championships, Smyslov won ten gold medals.
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    Smyslov Endgames - PART 3 - Chess Lecture - Volume 50

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