Jones: The Dragon Vol.1 (kartoniert)
The Dragon is one of the most thrilling chess openings and a favourite of attacking players. But can this sharp and provocative system still be played in the modern era? GM Gawain Jones says “Yes!”
In this two-volume work, the world’s strongest Dragon specialist guides you through the Black repertoire he has played successfully against world-class opposition. Drawing on his deep understanding as a lifelong Dragon exponent, Jones explains the key concepts and supports his recommendations with cutting-edge analysis.
This volume deals with the 9.Bc4 and 9.g4 variations of the Yugoslav Attack.
GM Gawain Jones has been a member of the English Olympiad team since 2008. He was Commonwealth Champion in 2011, British Champion in 2012, and has a peak rating (so far!) of 2671.
Key to symbols used
Move Order Guide
1. 13.Bg5 Rc5! 14.Kb1
3. 14th Move Alternatives
6. 13th Move Alternatives
7. 13.Nd5 - The Main Line
9. Other 13th Moves
10. Burnett Variation
11. Minor Lines after 10.0-0-0
12. 10.h4 - Minor Lines
13. Early Deviations
14. 9.g4 without 10.Nxe6
320 Seiten, 2015, kartoniert englisch.