ABC of the King's Indian Defense - Chess Opening Software on DVD
ABC of the King's Indian
In this original and entertaining DVD, International Master Andrew Martin takes you on a guided tour of this fascinating and creative opening. Through the use of complete games, both classic and modern and some repertoire suggestions, Martin paints a comprehensive picture of the current state of play and looks towards the future. This DVD will inspire all players and demonstrate that the King's Indian is very much alive on the modern master scene.
Introduction 02:32 min.; Ljukmanov vs. Martin 21:10 min.; Ljukmanov vs. Martin solution 00:38 min.; Martin vs. Buckley 20:27 min.
Classical games Intro and Donner-Gligoric 18:49 min.; Kortschnoj vs. Fischer 13:09 min.; Ftacnik vs. Cvitan 09:44 min.; Summerscale vs. Hebden 14:58 min.; Vitiugov vs. Khismatullin 14:21 min.
4 pawns attack Intro and Daces-Mrdja 11:43 min.
Sämisch variation Intro and Karpov vs. Kasparov 13:06 min.; Platonov vs. Shamkovitch 08:23 min.; Some thoughts on 6...c5 06:57 min.; Analysis against 6.Bg5 07:25 min.
Fianchetto I Intro and Mattonen vs. Vooremaa 09:28 min.; Burmakin vs. Morozevich 09:35 min.
Systems with an early Bg5 Intro and Schandorff vs. Nataf 14:15 min.; Averbakh 60...Na6 analysis 05:47 min.; Chernin vs. Cebalo 11:38 min.
Other White systems Intro and Behrmann vs. Tartar 08:38 min.; Williams vs. Gallagher 08:27 min.
Closing remarks 02:11 min.
Total running time: 3 hr. 53 min.
Andrew Martin is 47 years old and lives in Sandhurst, England, with his wife and four children. His recent "King's Indian Battle Plans" for Thinkers Press was an international best-seller.
System requirements: PC 233, 64 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, sound card, mouse, Windows 98 SE/ME/2000/XP/Vista/Windows7, Windows Media Player 9