The Sicilian Defense is the most popular chess opening at all levels of tournament play from Linares to the local club championship. The Sicilian is played regularly by Kasparov, Anand, Kramnik, Leko, Topalov, and Shirov – that is, the best players in the world.
In this book a multinational line-up of leading experts give recommendations against their own pet lines in the Sicilian Defense. This repertoire book recommends the critical main lines and reveals Black’s greatest fears to you. Experts vs. the Sicilian is the no-nonsense opening repertoire for players of all strengths who want to teach the Sicilian players a lesson or two...
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Jacob Aagaard is a grandmaster and former British Chess Champion, who has won the Guardian, ECF and ChessCafe book of the year awards, as well as many international tournaments.
John Shaw is a grandmaster and three-time Scottish Chess Champion.Review:
“Not a good, but a very good book with many interesting suggestions.”
GM Nigel Short
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Book Description Quality Chess, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P119197524468