The King's Gambit is one of the most aggressive chess openings ever played, leading to incredibly unique and complicated positions very early in the game.
In this Empire Chess DVD, Grandmaster Victor Mikhalevski will review all of the main lines and sidelines in the King's Gambit, and instruct viewers on how to defend and refute this dangerous chess gambit with the black pieces. If you are a 1. e4 e5 player with black, this chess DVD will provide you with all of the necessary knowledge to destroy anyone who tries to catch you off guard with the exceptionally dangerous Kings Gambit starting with 1. e4 e5 2. f4. This chess DVD is truly fascinating as GM Mikhalevski is well-known for his attacking prowess and frequently employing gambits himself, but in How Grandmasters Beat the King's Gambit he explains how black is able to refute many sidelines with accurate and active play.
CHAPTER 1: 1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Bc4 and 3. Nc3
CHAPTER 2: 1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. d4
CHAPTER 3: 1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Be2
CHAPTER 4: 1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Qf3
CHAPTER 5: 1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3
- Author: GM Victor Mikhalevski
- Runtime: 3 Hours
- Level: Intermediate / Advanced
- Type: Opening (King's Gambit)