The Accelerated Dragon
International Grandmaster Eugene Perelshtyen explains the thought process behind key games in his career.
Content: 1.7 hours of chess theory and discussion, with example games, over a series of 4 lectures.
Recommended for: Intermediate to Advanced Players.
Users rated this series: 4.85 out of 5
Chess Fans have said: A very nice explanation of the tactical challenges you faced.
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.
- C3 Setup in the Hyper-Accelerated Dragon: Alexei Shirov vs. Eugene Perelshteyn
Part 1: Runtime 25 mins 55 seconds
- The Accelerated Dragon, Maroczy Bind Daniel: Rensch vs. Eugene Perelshteyn
Part 2: Runtime 19 mins 55 seconds
- A Strategic Battle in the Accelerated Dragon: Roman Sapozhnikov vs. Eugene Perelshteyn
Part 3: Runtime 23 mins 31 seconds
- A Tactical Melee in the Accelerated Dragon: Luis Rodriguez vs. Eugene Perelshteyn
Part 4: Runtime 18 mins 50 seconds