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By David Vigorito

Chess advancements is a new sequence offering state of the art insurance of chess openings. Chess advancements specializes in serious traces, present developments, robust new principles and state of the art idea. It deals gamers of all degrees the chance to extend their establishing wisdom and figuring out, and to extend and increase their starting repertoires. The Sicilian Dragon is surely the most renowned and eagerly mentioned chess openings. the most traces frequently bring about super complex positions within which either side assault freely, one slip might be deadly, and a deep wisdom of the hole conception and nuances might end up to be a decisive virtue. during this ebook, David Vigorito examines crucial and instructive Sicilian Dragon video games in recent times. Vigorito is famous for his establishing services, and his paintings is often packed with leading edge principles. additionally, his lucid motives of the most important plans and strategies will profit all gamers. *Up-to-date insurance of the Sicilian Dragon *Packed with key new rules and significant research *Written by means of a popular beginning professional

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21 Nxdl Rf8 favours Black. b) 20 Bxf7+!? Kf8 21 Nxdl with the idea hS-h6 was suggested by Jones, but perhaps Black should prefer 20 ... Kh8!? 21 Nxdl Rf8 with the idea oftaking on f7. If 22 Bb3?! Qe8! and 23 hS? is not possible because of 23 ... RxgS. 19... Rxe3 20 fxg6 Rxb3+ 21 axb3?! After this White is worse. Better was 21 cxb3 fxg6 22 Rcl with an unclear position. fxg6 22 e3 Qes 23 Rhe1 Re8 24 Qd2 as (Diagram 78) Diagram 78 (W) Diagram 79 (B) Black's initiative is growing. 25 Re1 a4 26 Bh6?!

BxfS (after 20 ... gxfS 21 Rhgl Nes 22 Nf4 White's attack is very strong) 21 exfs Qa8 had been considered to be very dangerous for Black, but some correspondence games have shown that there are sufficient resources: for example, 22 Nxe7 Nxb2! Amico, correspondence 200S. b) 19 ... RxdS is interesting: 20 exds Qb6 21 Qgl (21 c3! looks more testing) 46 Soltis Variation: 10 0-0-0 ReB 11 Bb3 Ne5 12 h4 h5 21 ... Nxb2! 22 Kxb2 a4 23 Ka2 (Black breaks through after 23 Ba2 b4) 23 ... Polzin, Mainz (rapid) 2008.

QC7! Bennborn, correspondence 200S. This looks messy, but it is in fact good for Black. b) 16 ... Qc8 is usually adorned with an 'I' and in fact I have played this move myself. White has several options, but only 'b3' is of any value: bl) 17 hS?! NxhS 18 NdS RxdS 19 exds bS is very nice for Black. A recent example went 20 Bxc4 bXc4 21 Qxe7? 5mith, Paleohora 2009. b2) 17 fS Nxb2! (this is even better than 17 ... es) 18 Kxb2 (18 Bxf6? Nxdl) 18 ... RxC3 19 fxg6 Rxb3+! 20 axb3 fxg6 when practice has shown that Black is much better.

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