Play the 1.Nf3. It is a super flexible opening, that can transpose into literally… anything. GM Marian Petrov will show you how to exploit the opening mismatches and get “something for nothing” in many of your games.
Want to keep your opponents constantly guessing and not knowing what you are up to?
Play the 1.Nf3. It is a super flexible opening, that can transpose into literally… anything.
What’s so good about that?
First, you’ll avoid a lot of mainline theory.
Second, most club players will try to steer into the familiar territory of either 1.e4 or 1.d4 lines as Black…
That’s what this course is about. GM Marian Petrov will show you how to exploit the opening mismatches and get “something for nothing” in many of your games.
What you will learn:
- Beating the King’s Indian Setups with White. GM Petrov recommends the universal g3-setup.
- Unorthodox alternative. GM Marian Petrov also shows one very tricky, a rare line that will win you many games against the KID setups.
- “Modified London”. GM Petrov recommends an improved London setup that is more versatile and active.
- Winning against 1…d5 setups.
About The Author
GM Marian Petrov [FIDE 2537]
is an accomplished professional chess coach, theorist, and Bulgarian champion for 2002 and 2017, as well as the winner of many open tournaments around the world. Also a FIDE trainer and coach of the team of Wales at the last Olympiad in Baku in 2016. He graduated from the National Sports Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria with a Bachelor’s degree in Chess Pedagogy, a four-year undergraduate program designed to prepare top-level chess trainers.