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The Fierce McCutcheon - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 147

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The MacCutcheon Variation is one of the sharpest and most exciting variations in the French. In this variation, the second player ignores White's threat of e4-e5 and instead plays 4... Bb4. The main line continues: 5. e5 h6 6. Bd2 Bxc3 7. bxc3 Ne4 8. Qg4. At this point Black may play 8...g6, which weakens the kingside dark squares but keeps the option of castling queenside, or 8...Kf8. The MacCutcheon Variation is named for John Lindsay MacCutcheon of Philadelphia (1857–1905), who brought the variation to public attention when he used it to defeat the World Champion Wilhelm Steinitz in a simultaneous exhibition in Manhattan, New York in held in 1885.

Here Bryan shows you have to execute the MacCutcheon and deal with the various variations that arise.

Content: 3 hours and 41 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 6 lectures. 

Members of ChessLecture.com rated this series a 4.08 out of 5 ECO N/A

GM Bryan Smith grew up in Anchorage, Alaska, and currently splits his time between Novi Sad, Serbia and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Some of his accomplishments include first place in the 2008 National Chess Congress, 2009 National Chess Congress, 2010 Philadelphia International, and 2011 Limpedea Cup. He was on the national champion UMBC chess team from 1999 to 2001, and became a GM in 2013. Bryan is the the highest rated player from Alaska and the first ever Grandmaster from Alaska!

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ISBN 885007604877
Manufacturer ChessLecture.com
Host GM Bryan Smith
Popular Collections ChessLecture.com DVDs
Publication Date May 11, 2016
Runtime 3 Hours 41 Minutes
Hardware Requirements Standard DVD Player
Region Lock None - Playable Anywhere