In this new, 6-hour training, IM Boroljub Zlatanovic provides an in-depth analysis of Ding Liren's games and demonstrates the techniques and skills you need to succeed at the highest level.
Ding Liren made it to the Candidates’ Tournament after Karyakin got disqualified.
Ding scored second… and got a spot in the Championship Match against Nepomniatchi after Magnus refused to defend the title.
A quick loss later, no one seem to believe Ding had any fighting chance.
But he proved everyone wrong… by first taking the Match to tiebreaks…
And then winning the very last game and securing the Title.
Ding is a super-careful player with an excellent sense of danger and a superb ability to utilize all the available resources.
But once he starts an attack… he goes all in.
Ding is an excellent role model, for all chess players that want to master attacking chess.
In this new, 6-hour training, IM Boroljub Zlatanovic provides an in-depth analysis of Ding Liren’s games and demonstrates the techniques and skills you need to succeed at the highest level.
Here’s what you are going to learn:
- What is a patient attack and how to use it to create pressure on your opponent?
- Identifying and exploiting weaknesses in your opponent’s position
- How to launch a direct attack on your opponent’s position?
- Insights into Ding Liren’s thought process during critical moments in the Match
- Grandmaster’s strategies to counter your opponent’s initiative and regain control of the game
And most importantly, you’ll learn how to develop a super-GM instinct in your attacks, identify key weaknesses, and learn how to execute crushing attacks with the precision and accuracy of the new World Champion.
Chapter 1. Initiative. Ding – Karjakin
Chapter 2. Initiative. Ding – Nie
Chapter 3. Initiative. Ding – Duda
Chapter 4. Patient Attack. Nakamura – Ding
Chapter 5. Patient Attack. Tari – Ding
Chapter 6. Patient Attack. Ding – Aronian
Chapter 7. Patient Attack. Ding – Aronian
Chapter 8. Direct Attack. Aronian – Ding
Chapter 9. Direct Attack. Inarkiev – Ding
Chapter 10. Direct Attack. Nakamura – Ding
Chapter 11. Direct Attack. Ding – So
Chapter 12. Direct Attack. Ding – Carlsen
Chapter 13. Direct Attack. Ding – Duda
Chapter 14. Direct Attack. Ding – Artemiev
Chapter 15. Direct Attack. Bai – Ding
Chapter 16. World Championship Match. Ding – Nepo Game 4
Chapter 17. World Championship Match. Ding – Nepo Game 8
Chapter 18. World Championship Match. Nepo – Ding Tiebreak Game 4
About the Author:
IM Boroljub Zlatanovic [2438 FIDE]
is an International Master and a professional chess coach from Serbia. He has been coaching chess for over 15 years and his students showed outstanding results in the Youth and Junior Championships. You are at the right place with IM Zlatanovic whether you want to improve: your endgame (basic, typical, complex), middlegame (global strategy, tactics, and typical positions) or expand and deepen the opening repertoire.