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Greg Vanderford

Skills you will learn

Analysis, Chess

About this course

The Sicilian Defense is one of the most popular openings in all of chess for two very good reasons:

1. It's very effective

2. It's really fun to play!

In this course, Chess: Learn to Play the Sicilian Defense, you will learn all of the key positions and variations for both the black and white pieces, including:

1. The Classical Sicilian

2. The Dragon Variation

3. The Accelerated Dragon

4. The Najdorf Variation

5. The Scheveningen Variation

6. The Adams Attack

7. The Keres Attack

8. The Yugoslav Attack

9. The English Attack

10. Much more analysis and commentary!

Never be surprised in the opening again by not understanding how to play this super important and fun modern chess opening!


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