The Grand Prix Attack: Play Against the Sicilian – GM Gawain Jones
The Grand Prix Attack is one of the most popular sidelines for white to play against the Sicilian Defense because it is a naturally aggressive chess opening system.
Experienced British Grandmaster Gawain Jones has used the Grand Prix Attack with unparalleled success and is one of the world´s leading experts in this attacking opening system.
GM Jones shares his deep insights about the Grand Prix Attack in this chess DVD, featuring 26 video lectures and over 5.5 hours of action-packed chess instruction!
Grandmaster Jones prefers well-explained basic principles over lengthy theoretical variations – an extremely effective format for teaching opening concepts.
GM Jones presents the material with a very confident and clear style – all the more enhanced by the extremely high production values of this chess DVD.
About the Author:
Gawain Jones is an English chess grandmaster and chess author. He won the British Chess Championship in 2012 and 2017. Jones also participated in the FIDE World Cup in 2013 and 2017.
With a peak FIDE rating of 2667, Jones has represented England in the World Junior and World Youth Championships on many occasions. He has been one of England’s highest rated players since 2008.
Jones is an active player on the tournament circuit, he accomplished his Grandmaster title with successful results at the 2nd EU Individual Open Championship in Liverpool in 2006, 2006 European Club Cup in Fügen and 4NCL 2006/7 season.
Jones shared first place with Simon Williams at the London Chess Classic FIDE Open 2010. In 2011, he won the Bunratty Masters, ahead of Nigel Short, whom he defeated in their individual encounter and the Commonwealth Chess Championship in Ekurhuleni. Gawain also Jones won the 2012/13 Hastings International Chess Congress.
In team competitions, Jones has played for England in the Chess Olympiad, the European Team Chess Championship and the World Youth Under-16 Chess Olympiad.
Is this course for me?
Grandmaster Gawain Jones explains the Grand Prix Attack and how you can start using it to rack up those easy attacking victories with white against the Sicilian Defense while avoiding the immense theory of the main lines.
GM Jones is currently the world´s leading expert on the Grand Prix Attack and has used this system to topple many elite grandmasters. Although the basic attacking pattern involving Qe1-h4, f5, Bh6, and Ng5 is very direct – it is still very difficult to defend against!
The ¨Killer Grand Prix¨ will teach you one of the most effective sideline systems for white to play against the Sicilian Defense – guaranteed to take your game to the next level and drastically improve your results in tournament play.
The Grand Prix Attack is a very effective sideline for white to play against the Sicilian Defense, typically generating a very dangerous attack early in the game against black’s king.
Packed with exciting and instructional games, this chess DVD is a must for any player wishing to be inspired by some of the world’s best attacking players.
Find out how MAGNUS CARLSEN was able to use the Killer Grand Prix to defeat former World Chess Champion Veselin Topalov.
Run-time: 5 hours 30 minutes.