Chess openings: Learn Ruy Lopez for Black with Chess Master
.MP4 | Video: 1280×720, 30 fps(r) | Audio: AAC, 44100 Hz, 2ch | 3.89 GB
Duration: 4 hours | Genre: eLearning | Language: English
Chess opening every chess player must know. With the incredibly popular Ruy Lopez, you can play many good chess games.
What you’ll learn
The oldest and most played chess opening
How to get a solid position after few moves
Switching from the opening to the middle game and endgame
Basic understanding of chess
Basic-intermediate understanding of chess opening principles
Every chess opening has a main objective. Some positional advantage or attack that you’re trying to achieve.
Ruy Lopez was a Spanish priest and chess lover, who wrote a book in 1561 about chess opening techniques. Named after him, this chess opening has become one of the most heavily analysed openings in today’s game and continues to enjoy incredible popularity at all levels.
The main idea behind Ruy Lopez opening for black is to have an easy and clear development in the beginning of the game. Depending on the style, the chess player can choose to play sharp and open game with lots of tactics, or to play closed variation, preferring to maneuver.
During this course, both options for black are described, so depending on your chess game style, you can choose your favourite variation.
Who this course is for:
Chess enthusiasts for improving their opening technique
For professionals with ELO 1700-2300
(Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)