Play the Barry Attack is the ideal guide to this fascinating opening. Anyone who reads this book carefully and studies all White’s attacking ideas will have a fearsome weapon in their armoury.
The Barry Attack is a highly aggressive system that arises after 1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Nc3 d5 4 Bf4. Although the concept of the Barry Attack has been known for a century or so, the modern interpretation (as with a number of other dynamic white systems) has mainly been developed by English grandmasters over the past couple of decades.
This is a thoroughly modern opening that has only achieved prominence in the last decade or so. It is named after the Georgian chess visionary Baadur Jobava, a highly imaginative and creative grandmaster. The Jobava System is based around the opening moves 1 d4 d5 2 Nc3 Nf6 3 Bf4. For many years this was considered to be a quiet and unassuming backwater...
I am glad to welcome you to the second volume dedicated to the Benko Gambit. This volume examines the most basic lines. It is these lines that can be found most often at the board. We’ll take a look at the rare and tricky lines and move on to the more popular and classic lines.
Dear reader, I am delighted to present you with the first part of my work on the Benko Gambit. I hope that my work will help you achieve great results in your own games, but to begin with I would like to tell you about my first acquaintance with this wonderful, dynamic opening.
Pavlovic - The Modernized Colle - Zukertort Attack. Livre en anglais sur l'ouverture Colle-Zukertort. The Colle-Zukertort is a deep independent opening in its own right, but is also very flexible.
Sedlak - Winning with the modern London system Part 2.
Schmücker - London System - properly played. When the author’s first book about the London System was published a decade ago, this opening was almost exclusively played among amateurs.
Lakdawala - First Steps: Colle and London Systems.
Sedlak - Winning with the modern London system.
C’est peut-être juste moi, mais je me demande si c’était vraiment la peine de pondre (encore) 400 et quelques pages sur la Colle… C’est quand même le genre d’ouverture qui n’évolue pas beaucoup, et en plus c’est fait pour être joué sans trop de préparation… Enfin moi, c’que j’en dis, hein… Bon, en résumé, si vous n’avez encore rien sur le sujet et que...