Playing the Maroczy Bind For White - Chess Lecture - Volume 63



    Playing the Maroczy Bind For White - Chess Lecture - Volume 63
    img

    Alternative Views:

    Our Price: $15.95

    Catalog Product Code: DVD0063CL

    *Eligible for Media Mail Shipping Details
    In Stock Ready To Ship
    Share product with a friends & opponents!
    img img img img
    Publication Date: September 3, 2013

    The Maroczy Bind is a pawn formation named after the Hungarian Grandmaster Geza Maroczy. It is primarily, but not exclusively, used against the Sicilian Defense. It is characterized by white pawns on c4 and e4, with White's d-pawn having been exchanged for Black's c-pawn.GM Jesse Kraai shows how to use middle game strategy to gain advantage for white. Expert handling of the Maroczy Bind is illustrated with an explanation of the theory, a classic game, and an additional instructive game of his own.ECO: B36, B38

     

    Content : One hour of instruction and analysis in a series of 3 lectures. PGNs Included

     

    Members of ChessLecture.com rated this series a 4.43 out of 5 Fans on Chesslecture.com said: This is really scary stuff for the Black side. I started playing 1.Nf3 with a later c4, and several games have gone into Maroczy binds. I definitely need to study this series.

     

    GM Jesse Kraai resides in Berkeley, California. His most notable chess achievements are winning the Denker Tournament of High School Champions in 1989 and 1990, and competing in the US championship from 2002-2006. Jesse received his final GM norm at the Foxwoods Open 2007 and has a Ph.D in Philosophy from the University of Heidelberg. Jesse is an active chess coach.

    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.

    Related Products

    • First Steps in Gambits and Sacrifices
      Gambit play and the joy of sacrificing is an important part of the improving process. In order to become a strong player you must learn to attack and make combinations.
      img

      First Steps in Gambits and Sacrifices

      Catalog Code: WIN0370CB

      Regular Price: $36.95

      Special Price: $33.95


    • E-DVD Complete Roman's Endgame Course : Volumes 8 & 9 (2 DVDs)
      In this complete series, Roman covers the bases in helping you master the endgame. The first volume shows the basics: King and Pawn endings, More King and Pawn Endings , Practical Rook and Pawn Endings , Tactical Rook Endings , Basic Principles of Minor Piece Endings, and Queen and Pawn Endings. Volume 2 shows you how to master the endgames and delves into more complicated endings: Queen vs King & Pawn, Queen vs Rook, Queen vs Knight & Bishop, Rook vs 2 Pawns, Rook & Pawn vs Bishop & Pawn, Rook & Pawn vs Bishop & Knight, Pawn & Bishop vs 2 Rooks.
      img

      E-DVD Complete Roman's Endgame Course : Volumes 8 & 9 (2 DVDs)

      Catalog Code: E-DVD0000RM4
      Our Price: $24.95

    • Concerning Chess - Chess Lecture - Volume 37
      Grandmaster Jesse Kraai examines objectivity in a series of two lectures, calculation in a series of 2 lectures and a bonus on rapid chess. Chess psychology, intuition and practical thinking.
      img

      Concerning Chess - Chess Lecture - Volume 37

      Catalog Code: DVD0037CL
      Our Price: $19.95

    • ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 16 - Learn To Play The English Opening The Easy Way
      GM Roman will teach you the unique way he plays White's most solid and easy to learn repertoire. Complex theory and variations are replaced with easy to learn plans and strategies that will teach you how to achieve good positions against all of black's responses.
      img

      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 16 - Learn To Play The English Opening The Easy Way

      Catalog Code: DVD0016RM
      Our Price: $19.95

    • E-DVD Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 1 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 121
      This the most comprehensive 3 Part DVD series ever produced on the Dzindzi Indian - designed to give Black an easy-to-learn yet powerful and incredibly effective weapon which scores a remarkable 57% for Black.
      img

      E-DVD Crushing White: The Dzindzi Indian Volume 1 - Foxy Chess Openings Volume 121

      Catalog Code: E-DVD0121FX
      Our Price: $19.95

    • The English Four Knights (2 DVDS) - Chess Lecture - Volume 73
      David is a renowned expert and author on the English opening. The English is a popular choice among beginners and club players. This series takes it to the next levelRecommended for Intermediate – Advanced Players
      img

      The English Four Knights (2 DVDS) - Chess Lecture - Volume 73

      Catalog Code: DVD0073CL
      Our Price: $49.95

    • Mastering the Sicilian Defense
      Quite simply put –the Sicilian Defense is the most popular and most complex of opening systems in chess. It has been the favorite of top players throughout modern times. There are a number of systems and variations to choose from such as the Scheveningen, Dragon, Najdorf, Boleslavsky, Kan, etc. There are also a number of sharp, complex, theoretical systems and that is why it is aptly named “The Sicilian Jungle.
      img

      Mastering the Sicilian Defense

      Catalog Code: B0056OB
      Our Price: $16.95

    • FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 90 - The Von-Hennig Schara Gambit
      The Von-Hennig Schara Gambit is one of the sharpest responses to 1 d4 d5 2 c4. It is an ideal practical weapon for the club or tournament player. Black opens lines at the cost of a pawn and goes on to the attack.
      img

      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 90 - The Von-Hennig Schara Gambit

      Catalog Code: DVD0090FX
      Our Price: $24.95

    • FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 38 - Najdorf
      Get on board the Cadillac of Sicilians with GM Nigel Davies without having to learn reams of theory. The best defense to 1.e4 as played by Fischer and Kasparov
      img

      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 38 - Najdorf

      Catalog Code: DVD0038FX
      Our Price: $24.95

    • ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 6 - Rapid and Complete Opening Repertoire for Black
      Rapid & Complete Opening Repertoire for the Tournament Player - BLACK. Your study time will be cut dramatically as Roman give you the best and most solid responses for Black. Based on his own games Roman recommends solid active lines to meet e4, d4, c4, and Nf3. Your study time will be cut dramatically as Roman gives you the best and most solid responses for BLACK.
      img

      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 6 - Rapid and Complete Opening Repertoire for Black

      Catalog Code: DVD0006RM
      Our Price: $19.95

    Tell us what you think about this item!
    lb