Build Up Your Chess 3: Mastery

Build Up Your Chess 3: Mastery

by Artur Yusupov

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781784830687
Publisher: Quality Chess
Publication date: 08/07/2018
Series: Yusupov's Chess School Series
Edition description: Revised Edition
Pages: 312
Sales rank: 511,905
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Artur Yusupov was ranked No. 3 in the world from 1986 to 1992, just behind the legendary Karpov and Kasparov. He has won everything there is to win in chess except for the World Championship. In recent years he has mainly worked as a chess trainer with players ranging from current World Champion Anand to local amateurs in Germany, where he resides.

Table of Contents

Key to symbols used 4

Preface 5

Introduction 6

1 Combinations involving promotion 8

2 Evaluation of the position 20

3 Pawn endings 34

4 Rook against bishop 44

5 Opening repertoire for White with 1.d4 56

6 The isolated pawn 70

7 Playing against the isolated pawn 84

8 Simple tactics 96

9 The backward pawn 106

10 Bishop endings 116

11 French Defence 126

12 Training with studies 140

13 Blockade 150

14 Drawing combinations 162

15 Opposite-coloured bishops 170

16 Opening repertoire for White with 1.d4 (Part 2) 180

17 The elimination method 194

18 Hanging pawns 202

19 Playing against hanging pawns 216

20 Simple tactics 2 230

21 Doubled pawns 240

22 Opening repertoire for Black against 1.d4 254

23 The comparison method 268

24 Rook against knight 280

Final test 290

Appendices

Index of composers 300

Index of games 301

Recommended books 308

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