Chess Openings for White: Best Openings for Club Players
If you want to obtain better positions out of the opening – and avoid any nasty traps – this comprehensive repertoire from IM Valeri Lilov is the ideal solution for you.
IM Lilov has selected his favorite chess openings for white to deal with the players you are most likely to face in club and tournament play.
Whether you’re a 1.e4 or 1.d4 player, you’ll find answers to all your opening problems.
Want a powerful line that takes French Defense players out of their book early?
Need to know what to do against the Dutch? Struggling against the Sicilian? IM Lilov has got you covered.
Imagine having instant access to IM coaching on any opening you might need to learn!
Huge, unreadable opening books are a thing of the past. Now you have the knowledge you need at your fingertips.
If you want to learn some powerful ideas on chess openings for white, pretty much against whatever your opponents throw at you, make sure you take this awesome course with IM Valeri Lilov!
About the Author:
IM Valeri Lilov (aka Tiger Lilov), is a professional chess coach and lecturer renowned for his personalized approach to training students and professional players from all over the world.
Lilov was born in 1991 in Varna, Bulgaria, Valeri first learned to play chess at the age of three. Having been an active tournament player all his life, he has won many international open tournaments and championships including the European Individual School Chess Championship U10 (Moscow, 2000) and the Kulaga Memorial International Open (Minsk, 2007).
His achievements to date have earned him the International Master title, as well as an official FIDE rating of 2438. IM Valeri Lilov’s chess training career started over a decade ago when he was first giving lessons in Bulgarian and then in English over the internet.
Is this course for me?
If you’re serious about getting better at chess but don’t have much time to spend on study, IM Lilov will teach you how to choose an excellent repertoire of chess openings for white, you’ll able to experience real improvement in your play.
Here are some of the things you’re going to learn:
-How to put those solid French Defense players on the back foot as early as move 2 with the relentless attack Bobby Fischer used to rack up huge tournament victories.
-Watch your opponents fall apart as you apply the deep positional ideas on pawn structure and minor pieces that Anatoly Karpov discovered in the Caro-Kann.
-Save time and trouble with a hyper-aggressive system you can use as White against all Sicilian Defense variations.
-Using just a few simple rules you’ll be able to blitz out an attack famous for crushing people in under 20 moves.
-If you want to learn some powerful ideas against whatever your opponents throw at you with the black pieces, make sure you join IM Valeri Lilov for this exclusive chess course on chess openings for white!
This 9 hours course is your new openings trainer, +!
1-The English Opening
2-English Botvinnik system against …c5
3-English Botvinnik system against …d5
4-English Botvinnik system against the Dutch …f5
5-English Botvinnik system against …Bb4/…Bc5
6-English Botvinnik system against …Bc5
7-English Botvinnik system summary (…e5/…c5)
8-English Botvinnik system summary (other lines)
9-How to play against the French Defense
10-How to play against the Caro-Kann, Pirc and Alekhine Defenses
11-1.e4 – early deviations
12-1.e4 e5 – early deviations
13-Methods against the Alekhine, Pirc and Scandinavian Defenses
14-Methods against the Sicilian, French and Caro-Kann Defenses
15-How to play against the Sicilian Defense
16-How to play against the Scandinavian Defense
17-Overview of the Four Knights and Spanish Openings
18-How to play the Four Knights Game – mainline
19-The Four Knights Game – typical positions
20-The Four Knights Game – typical endgames
21-How to play against the Albin counter-gambit
22-How to play against the Benko Gambit
23-How to play against the Benoni
24-How to play against the Classical Benoni
25-How to play against the Blumenfeld Gambit
26-How to play against the Budapest Gambit
27-How to play against the Dutch Defense
28-How to play against the Gruenfeld Defense
29-How to play against the King’s Indian Defense
30-How to play against the Tarrasch Defense
31-How to play the Neo-Indian
32-How to play the Nimzo, Bogo and Queen’s Indian Defenses as White
33-How to play against the Slav Defense
34-How to play the Torre Attack
35-How to play the Torre Attack against …Ne4