The B6 Files
GM Jesse Kraai gets us over the tired notion that everything worth playing has already been played. In this series, Jesse reviews how to use 1 b6… against various openings including Reti Nf3 b6, English Defense 1.d4 e6 3.c4 b6, Kings Pawn 1.e4, English 1.c4 and the Birds 1.f4.
Content: 66 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 4 lectures. PGN Included.
Recommended for: Intermediate Players.
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Chess Fans have said: A very useful lecture.
GM Jesse Kraai currently resides in Berkeley, California. His most notable chess achievements are winning the Denker Tournament of High School Champions in 1989 and 1990, and competing in the US championship from 2002-2006. Jesse received his final GM norm at the Foxwoods Open 2007 and has a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Heidelberg.
- Part I
Run Time: 00:15:46
- Part II
1.d4 e6 2.c4b6
Run Time: 00:20:32
- Part III
Against 1.e4, Owens
Run Time: 00:14:56
- Part IV
Against the English and the Bird’s
Run Time: 00:15:00