It has been played by virtually all the greats of the game, providing the battle scene for many world championship clashes involving the likes of Fischer, Karpov, Kasparov and Kramnik. Now, for the first time in many years, Grandmaster Glenn Flear investigates the main lines of the Lopez, outlining the crucial ideas and tactics for both White and Black. Using illustrative games, Flear studies the fashionable and theoretical variations, plus the tricky sidelines. This book is perfect for those wishing to play the positions with either color.
Author English Grandmaster Glenn Flear is one of the most popular professionals on the international tournament circuit. Flear is an experienced trainer and has coached some of Britian's leading junior players. He also has many chess books to his name. Earlier Everyman works include Offbeat Spanish and Test Your Endgame Thinking.
- Written by a Ruy Lopez expert
- Up-to-date theory on the sharpest lines
- Ideal for club and tournament players
- 176 Pages
- Publisher: Everyman
- Published: 2004
- Notation: Figurine Notation