How to Face Unorthodox Openings
International Grandmaster Eugene Perelshtyen explains the thought process behind key games in his career.
Content: 0.5 hours of chess theory and discussion, with example games, over a series of 2 lectures.
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GM Eugene Perelshtyen earned his third GM norm after sharing first place in the 2006 Foxwoods Open, giving him the official GM title. He won the Samford Chess Fellowship in 2002, an award that amounts to $64,000, which is awarded to the top American player under 25 years old. Eugene also led the University of Maryland, Baltimore County to several Pan American championships from 1998-2002. Eugene also won the highly prestigious US Junior Championship in 2000. Eugene recently co-authored the books Chess Openings for Black, Explained and Chess Openings for White, Explained.
- How to Face Unorthodox Openings, Part I (as White): Eugene Perelshteyn vs. Dale McTavish
Run Time: 15 mins 23 seconds
- How to Face Unorthodox Openings, Part II (as Black): Tyler Longo vs. Eugene Perelshteyn
Run Time: 14 mins 31 seconds