Learn How to Play the Classical Sicilian with IM Benjamin Haldorsen
Norwegian IM Benjamin Haldorsen teaches us how to play the Classical Sicilian, a powerful chess opening for Black. With wild positions, both rich in tactical and strategic elements, the opening will leave you on the very edge of your seat!
This Sicilian Defense line is a regular guest at top level and has been played by Magnus Carlsen, Alireza Firouzja and many others. It occurs after the moves 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 Nc6.
The goal of this video series is to build a repetoire which gives you exciting positions and excellent chances of playing for a win with Black.
This chess course will give you an interesting and exciting repetoire against 1.e4.
Is this course for me?
IM Haldorsen has produced this +4 hour course on the Classical Sicilian, one of the best choices for Black against 1.e4.
If you are looking for a chess opening that allows you to play uncompromising chess, leading to sharp as well as creative positions, the Classical Sicilian is the way to go.
One of the main advantages of playing the Classical Sicilian defense is that it is not as theoretically explored as the Sicilian Najdorf, nor as forcing as the Sicilian Dragon.
Learn the secrets of the Classical Sicilian with IM Benjamin Haldorsen now!
- Alternatives on move 6
- Sidelines on move 7
- Main line with 9.f3
- Main line with 9…h6!?
- Mainline with 9…Be7