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Bologan's Ruy Lopez for BlackBologan's Ruy Lopez for Black.
Type: BOOKS. Detail: Bologan, V. Product Code: 9789056916077.
Category: 1 E4 OPENINGS. Publisher: .
Retail Price: AUD $49.95 (includes GST)
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Just one copy left in stock! The Ruy Lopez remains one of the most popular chess openings, both at club level and among top players. In this book, the companion volume to his acclaimed bestseller Bologans Black Weapons in the Open Games, Victor Bologan presents a cutting edge repertoire for Black based on the favourite lines of World Champion Magnus Carlsen and top 10 player Levon Aronian. Bologans Ruy Lopez for Black is more than just a well laid out, clearly explained and eminently playable set of responses against the Spanish Opening. Bologan presents TWO different options against every main line. Its actually two books in one! Central in Bologans repertoire are the sharp Marshall Attack 8...d5 and the solid Breyer Variation 9...Nb8. The author guides the reader with a steady hand, using a systematic approach and helpful devices such as, A quick guide for those who are new to the Ruy Lopez and have little time to study, The chapter Arsenal of Strategic Ideas discusses how pawn structures define important themes. The Fast Lane repertoire in every chapter indicates the minimum you need to know. Lots of new ideas and novelties. A clear cut presentation of tactical motifs. Traps tricks are visually marked and Transpositions and move order subtleties are clearly identified. 2200 games referenced and presented in a separate index. There are lots of practical tips. Victor Bologan has taken the chess opening repertoire book to a next level. He has created a unique instrument of chess instruction for players of almost any playing strength. Softback 544 pages. Dimensions 170 x 234 x 32mm, 998g.
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