Semi-Slav, Meran for Black – IM David Vigorito

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                    [description] => The Meran is one of the most critical variations of the ever-popular Semi-Slav Defense. Davis is a renowned expert and published author of theoretical works on the Semi-Slav Defense. First played in 1906, today the Meran requires up to date theoretical knowledge.

<strong>Content:</strong> 47 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 2 lectures.

<strong>Recommended for:</strong> Advanced Players.

<strong>Users rated this series:</strong> 3.64 out of 5

<strong>Chess Fans have said:</strong> I appreciate your hint about only advancing with the pawn to b4 once White has played the pawn to e4. It is a very useful hint in the Meran positions.

<b>IM David Vigorito</b> was the 2007 Massachusetts Champion, as well as the state champion of New Hampshire and Nevada. He was the Champion of the Boylston (Boston) Chess Club, with a USCF rating of 2479. David played in the 2006 U.S. Championship after finishing in a tie for 3rd place at the U.S. Open in Phoenix. He is a successful chess author - his <b>Challenging the Nimzo-Indian</b> was very well received by critics and players alike, and his second book, <b>Play the Semi-Slav</b>, was eagerly anticipated. David is an active chess coach for students at all ages and levels.

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Part I
Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Slav, Meran Variation
Run Time: 00:22:46

Part II
Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Slav, Meran Variation
Run Time: 00:24:26

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Overview

The Meran is one of the most critical variations of the ever-popular Semi-Slav Defense. Davis is a renowned expert and published author of theoretical works on the Semi-Slav Defense. First played in 1906, today the Meran requires up to date theoretical knowledge.

Content: 47 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 2 lectures.

Recommended for: Advanced Players.

Users rated this series: 3.64 out of 5

Chess Fans have said: I appreciate your hint about only advancing with the pawn to b4 once White has played the pawn to e4. It is a very useful hint in the Meran positions.

IM David Vigorito was the 2007 Massachusetts Champion, as well as the state champion of New Hampshire and Nevada. He was the Champion of the Boylston (Boston) Chess Club, with a USCF rating of 2479. David played in the 2006 U.S. Championship after finishing in a tie for 3rd place at the U.S. Open in Phoenix. He is a successful chess author – his Challenging the Nimzo-Indian was very well received by critics and players alike, and his second book, Play the Semi-Slav, was eagerly anticipated. David is an active chess coach for students at all ages and levels.

OUTLINE

Part I
Queen’s Gambit Declined: Semi-Slav, Meran Variation
Run Time: 00:22:46

Part II
Queen’s Gambit Declined: Semi-Slav, Meran Variation
Run Time: 00:24:26

Originally Produced by ChessLecture.com LLC | © 2014 All Rights Reserved


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