33New Foxy Openings Dvds Volume 77-110
The Foxy Openings Series is a timeless collection of Grandmasters opening explained simple enough to comprehend at any level.
These dvds will improve your rating and give you a greater understanding
of all the openings and is recommened for all levels !!!
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Dynamics of Strategy and How to Create a plan Easily Explained
11 hour 5 Part Train Yourself Chess Course
by I.M. Andrew Martin
Vol. 84 Part 1 (2 hours 21 minutes)
The Basic Principles,Checkmates,and Elements of Easily Explained
Th International Master Andrew Martin breaks down all the elements of chess which makes everything much easier to understand. Regardless of your Playing level there will be
always something of interest, including recent games.
Board and board properties , Quick Development,Piece Value,Control Of the Center,Pawn Structures,Queen ,Rook, bishops,Bishop and Knight, Basic checkmates
7 basic principles, Premature Attacks Four Elements of chess and more,
Vol. 85 Part 2 (1 hour and 55 minutes)Essential Chess Tactics Easily Explained
All the Basic tactical ideas are discussed fully, followed by a series of very recent illustrative games, where we will see all that ideas in action . On this dvd you will gain confidence in your ability to handle tactics when they crop up over the board and who knows, you may be able to land some tactical knockouts yourself!
Introduction to Tactics and Pins
Fork,Skewer,Double and discovered check,Discovered attack, Destroying the guard,Decoy
Deflection,Battery,Overloading,Line VacationSquare ,Vacation,Stalemate,Zugzwang,ZwischenzugBlundercheck
Illustrative Games 1-6
Dynamics of Strategy and How to Create a plan Easily Explained
Vol. 86 part 3 (2 hours and 16 minutes)
Learn to make plans like the Grandmasters in your own games!
This dvd will help you the next time you are sitting across from your opponet and not sure what your next move is. You will gain confidence by learning about strategy and ideas to look for to create a plan. A plan may consist of a Pawn Minority attack, controlling the center or just improving your pieces. This newfound Knowledge will improve your play and generate more wins.
1) Intro Dynamic Strategy and Planing
2) Basic pawn skeleton
3)Doubled pawns 1 and 2
4) IQP Game
5) Protected passed pawn
6) Minority Attack game
7) Dynamics of strategy
8) Good and bad pieces
9) Pawn Chains rival attacks
10) Material advantage
11) No strategy without a safe King.
ATTACK/ DEFENCE/SPACE/TIME EASILY EXPLAINED
Vol. 87 Part 4 (2 hours 11 minutes)
DVD Four concentrates on attack and defence, space and time. I.M Andrew Martin will teach you skills that will help you understand when to attack and the important of avoiding premature attacks.
In order for an attack to succeed is you must have a lead in developement and space. Timing is vital, so take advantage of opportunities and attack with as many pieces as possible. When defending you must create counter playto keep your oponent off balance and value of patience which is often overlooked by the average player
Endgames Self-Training Easily Explained
Vol. 88 Part 5 (2 hours 20 minutes)
Learning how to play the endgame well is a most important skill. Simple positions lie at the heart of chess. In Volume Five Andrew Martin shows how to develop good endgame technique, using typical need-to know positions to lay the foundation and then full master games to show how the strongest players tackle this part of chess. He also suggests how the student might train himself at home in the most efficient way and this is invaluable advice. Endgame 10 important positions Self Training 5 illustrative games.
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Andrew Martin Brings 20 years of experience and over
6 hours of a Complete Repetoire for Black the Modern Defence
Volume Three covers Queen's Pawn systems, including the Averbakh system: 1 d4 g6 2 c4 Bg7 3 e4 d6 4 Nc3 and shows ways for Black to play against the London system and Torre Attack.
Part 2 on this 6 hour repetoire for Black, White systems coming from the 1 e4 move-order including - The Classical defence, Which Andrew Martin Recommends the Hippo setup, g3,and an early c3 3 pawn attack
Vol.108 Part 1 Modern Defence 130 Minutes
The Modern Defence is a tough system based on counterattack. In this new three-volume Foxy Openings series IM Andrew Martin maps out a repertoire for Black for use by players of any level. The Modern creates difficult positions which are ideal if you want to play to win with Black.
Volume One covers black responses to the Austrian Attack and 4 Be3. These are the most aggressive options available to White.
All 3 Dvds
Beating the Queens Gambit with the Semi Slav-The Triangle Defence
2hours 33 Minutes
Beating the Queens Gambit with the Semi Slav-The Triangle Defence
The Triangle Defence is otherwise known as the Abrahams or Noteboom variation. It is a sharp and uncompromising Black weapon against 1 d4. On this all-new Foxy DVD, IM Andrew Martin teaches you how to play this variation. The Exchange Variation and the Marshall Gambit ( 4 e4) are also covered.
Sokolsky games x 5
Modern games x 4
This new Foxy Opnings DVD teaches you all you need to know to get up and running with the unorthodox 1 b4!. White's opening is very playable indeed and has the obvious merit of steering the opponent into a unchartered position immediately, where you will know what is going on and your adversary will not!
1 b4 can be interpreted in many different ways and International Master and Senior FIDE Trainer will show you how to do it.
The Maroczy Bind
Vol. 104 Accelerated Dragon A sharp and Solid System to play against The Maroczy Bind
The Accelerated Dragon move-order limits White's choice of aggressive variations and that is why it is so popular with many strong players. OnVolume Two of this series Andrew Martin examines White's choices apart from the Maroczy Bind:
Vol. 105 Accelerated Dragon
The Accelerated Dragon is an exciting way to meet 1 e4. By stationing the Bishop on g7, Black hopes to breathe fire on the White queenside. In Part One of a two DVD series, IM Andrew Martin covers the most popular White counter among Grandmasters, the Maroczy Bind. He gives two ways for Black to meet this strong system, one sharp, one solid. Take your pick!
1) Classical Variation
2) Lines with Nxc6
3) The Pseudo-Yugoslav attack.
The conclusion is reached that Black is in fine shape against all of these ideas.
In 2010, The Accelerated Dragon remains an excellent counter to 1 e4.
The French Defence Reworked -New 3 Part Series !!!!!
Vol. 103 A French Repetoire
Exchange and Kings Indian Attack Variations Easily Explained
The Exchange Variation ane the King's Indian Attack are commonly played against the French. Not perhaps at Grandmaster level so much, as the understanding that these variations dont really pose a threat to the French is clear. Nevertheless, anyone wishing to take up the French must have some essential knowledge of what to do against these systems and this is what IM Andrew Martin provides on Vol 3 of his French mini-series. Both these lines are dangerous to the unprepared! As in all his DVD's, Martin's explanations are clear and convincing,providing the listener with a reliable repertoire, suitable for all levels.
Tarrasch Demo Vol. 102
THE FRENCH DEFENCE REWORKED
3 Volume Series
2) Tarrasch and Advance
A French Repertoire-Tarrasch and Advance Variations It is clear that the Tarrasch and Advance Variations are serious enemies of the French defender. At whatever level one plays, Black needs good understanding and a reliable repertoire against these lines, which give him chances to win. On this all-new Foxy Openings series, IM Andrew Martin maps out this repertoire, concentrating on practical solutions which will be of particular benefit to the club player or those with limited time to devote to chess, but who want to maximize their results. Vol 2 concentrates on: Tarrasch 1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 Nd2 c5! Advance 1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 e5 c5 4 c3 Qb6 5 Nf3 Bd7!
Vol. 101 Adventures in the Main Line Winawer
Vol.1 Main Line Winawer
The French Defence is a huge topic and so on this new Foxy Openngs mini-series IM Andrew Martin concentrates on critical lines which will help the Black player form a successful and effective repertoire. Volume One covers the Main Line Winawer, where the sharp 5 a3 Bxc3+ 6 bxc3 Qa5! is scrutinized and recommended. Grandmasters are using this unusual line with success
and so can you!
Vol. 100 The Modern Scandinavian & Icelandic Carnage
2 hours 49 Mins.
The Centre Counter Defence has experienced an enormous increase in popularity over the last 20 years. Players the world over, from local expert to Grandmaster, appreciate the ease with which one can pick up this method of play and the good results that Black can get.
Following on from his earlier Foxy Openings video ' Centre Counter Carnage' filmed in the 1990's , now comes a second investigation of the Modern Scandinavian 1 e4 d5 2 exd5 Nf6?, modified for 2010. International Master and Senior FIDE Trainer Andrew Martin will teach you how to play this sharp,interesting opening line and completely reworks the previous video.
Again and again we see Black winning games with the Scandinavian at all levels. Now you can discover the secrets of this excellent opening.
Vol.99 The Grunfeld for the Club Player Vol.2
Volume Two covers the All remaining Variations & Systems
3 hours 13 minutes
The Grunfeld is a fluid and dynamic Black opening,ideally suited to the needs of the attacking club player. Many World Champions have used the Grunfeld, including Botvinnik,Smyslove,Fischer, Kasparov and Anand. On this all-new Foxy openings DVD, IM Andrew Martin tailors a modern repertoire for Black which will suit most tastes. Most of the material is from the past 2/3 years.
1.The Russian System 5.Qa5
2.The Classical system 4.Bf5
3.B-g5 on move 4 and 5
h4,g4,f3,b4,Be2 and Bd2
Vol.98 The Grunfeld for the Club Player
Exchange and Fianchetto Variations
2 hours 43 mins.
The Grunfeld is a fluid and dynamic Black opening,ideally suited to the needs of the attacking club player. Many World Champions have used the Grunfeld, including Botvinnik,Smyslove,Fischer, Kasparov and Anand. On this all-new Foxy openings DVD, IM Andrew Martin tailors a modern repertoire for Black which will suit most tastes. Most of the material is from the past 2/3 years. Volume One covers the very important Exchange Variation in all guises and the Fianchetto Systems by White.
Volume 97 Queens Gambit Accepted for Black
2 hours 7 Minutes
The Queens Gambit Accepted is a simple,effective and easy-to-learn reply to 1 d4 for every class of player. It is especially good for the club player, who only has a limited time available for study and wants to get the best results possible. On this all-new Foxy Openings DVD IM Andrew Martin teaches you the QGA and sets you up with a repertoire which will stand the test of time. The QGA will be an excellent addition to your opening armoury.
Volume 96 The Petroff
3 hours and 27 Minutes
The Petroff is a reliable counterattacking weapon for Black which club players may use with success. Grandmasters and even World Champions employ this excellent opening when they want to frustrate a strong opponent so this is a guarantee of the pedigree of 2...Nf6. You can learn the Petroff quickly and win with it. On this new Foxy Openings DVD IM Andrew Martin will show you how.
Volume 95 The BlumenFeld Gambit
2 hours and 20 Minutes
On this groundbreaking Foxy Openings DVD, International Master Andrew Martin turns the spotlight on the Blumenfeld Gambit :
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 e6 3 Nf3 c5 4 d5 b5!?
This is a sound and exciting way to try to get the initiative as Black and has become increasingly popular with aggressive players, including Grandmasters, in 2008 and 2009 . Martin shows you how to play the gambit and makes a convincing case for the Blumenfeld in over the board practical play. The Blumenfeld is an ideal weapon for club players.
Modern repertoire for White using the Scotch
2hours 31 minuteshis all-new Foxy Openings DVD features a dynamic,modern repertoire for White using the Scotch. International Master Andrew Martin takes a close look at 1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 and whilst some of his opening choices may surprise , you will see Grandmasters going down left,right and centre to these new interpretations. The Scotch Opening is very popular in 2009 and this popularity seems set to continue at all levels. The average club player can use this opening to devastating effect. 3 d4 is recommended!
Vol. 93 The Modern Stonewall Dutch
1 hour 42 minutes
The Modern Stonewall Dutch is an ideal opening for club players, offering Black the twin values of solidity and dynamism. The Stonewall has been tested extensively at Grandmaster level and has passed every test with flying colours. Black's set-up is sturdy and solid, but most certainly not passive. On this new Foxy Openings DVD, International Master Andrew Martin introduces you to the Stonewall and shows you how the opening works. Top-flight recent games are used to highlight the ideas. You can be sure that the Stonewall will become a winning weapon for you at whatever level you play.
2 hours and 26 minutes
The English Opening 1 c4 is ideal for the average player. White keeps many options open, yet in all lines retains a rock-solid and potentially very dynamic position. In this introduction to the English, International Master Andrew Martin takes you instructively and comprehensively through eleven recent English games, many featuring world-class Grandmasters, teaching you how the openng works as he goes along. His entertaining presentation will want you to go out and try 1 c4 in your games!
Vol.91 Unusual Openings a Repetoire for Black
2 hours and 22 minutes
It will happen to you one day and when you least expect it. An opponent will confront you with an unusual opening and suddenly you havent got anything prepared! Fear not, Foxy Openings is at hand! International Master Andrew Martin constructs an excellent, Grandmaster-approved repertoire for Black against all of 1 b3,1 b4, 1 a3, 1 Nc3, 1 g3, 1 g4 and 1 f4. The onus is put back on White to justify his unorthodox actions. There has to be a reason why all these openings are rarely played at master level and that is because it is very easy for Black to get a good game against them, BUT only if he or she knows what they are doing. Now, thanks to this brand-new Foxy Openings DVD, players of the Black pieces will never have to worry again.
Vol. 90 Von-Hennig Schara gambit
The Von-Hennig Schara gambit is one of the sharpest responses to 1 d4 d5 2 c4. It is an ideal practical weapon for the club or tournament player. Black opens lines at the cost of a pawn and goes on to the attack. White is being asked to defend at the very beginning of the game! Grandmasters do not venture this gambit very often, because they think it is too risky and as a result there is much unchartered territory to be discovered. On this new Foxy DVD, Andrew Martin suggests a repertoire for Black which will get your White opponents thinking!. He steers around theoretical difficulties by suggesting unusual move-orders. Expect to win your fair share of games with this fiery gambit!
New Foxy !!! Vol.89 The Baltic
Vol.89 The Baltic Defence Easily Explained
1 hour 55 minutes
1.d4 d5 2.c4 Bf5!?
Tried of what to Play against the Queens Gambit then this new Secret weapon is for you
Its been play by GM with good results So take the intiative from the start and Play the Baltic
Part1- 2 hours 35 minutes
Part 2 -2 hours 23 munites
The Sveshnikov Sicilian
The Sveshnikov Sicilian is one of the most sharpest and heavily-analysed of opening systems, yet it can be played successfully by the average player.
On this Foxy Openings DVD, IM Andrew Martin takes you through the basic themes that underpin this exciting opening and then goes on to construct a point-scoring repertoire for Black, which will rely more on understanding than memory.
After viewing this DVD, you will feel confident to play the Sveshnikov against all levels of opposition. If the Sveshnikov can be used with great frequency by the best players in the world, then you can use it too!
The Lion by Andrew Martin
Repetoire for black against 1.e4 & d4
The Black Lionis a flexible, logical and sensible way for Black to meet both of these moves. This opening system looks quiet, like a sleeping lion - hence the name. . The opening moves are easy to learn, Black has a good choice of middlegame plans, the positions are easy to understand, and White will often struggle to counter Black's ideas.
2 hours 21 minutes
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Andrew Brings a Modern Style to this surprise Opening Weapon for White
This dvd is New and Complete covering all variations of the
Kings Gambit Accepted and Declined
White offers a pawn to divert the Black e-pawn and wants to build a stronger center with d2-d4. Theory has shown that in order for Black to maintain the one pawn advantage, moves must be made that seriously weaken the position of the black pieces. King's Gambit is one of the oldest documented openings as it was examined by the 17th century Italian chess player Giulio Polerio.
3 hours and 22 Minutes 2 dvds
Vol. 79 & 80
Volume 78 Learn to Play the Nimzo-Indian The Easy Way1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4
Other move orders, such as 1.c4 e6 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.d4 Bb4, are also feasible. In the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings scheme, the Nimzo-Indian is classified as E20-E59.
This hypermodern opening was developed by Grandmaster Aron Nimzowitsch who introduced it to master-level chess in the early 20th century. Unlike most Indian openings the Nimzo-Indian does not involve an immediate fianchetto, although Black often follows up with ...b6 and ...Bb7. By pinning White's knight Black prevents the threatened 4.e4 and seeks to inflict doubled pawns on White. White will attempt to create a pawn centre and develop his pieces to prepare for an assault on the Black position.
Black's delay in committing to a pawn structure makes the Nimzo-Indian (sometimes colloquially referred to as the "Nimzo") a very flexible defence to 1.d4. It can also transpose into lines of the Queen's Gambit or Queen's Indian Defence. The Nimzo-Indian is a very popular and well-respected defence to 1.d4, and has been played by every world champion since Capablanca. Indeed, White often plays 3.Nf3 to avoid the Nimzo-Indian, allowing him to meet 3...Bb4+ (the Bogo-Indian Defence) with 4.Bd2 or 4.Nbd2 rather than 4.Nc3.
2 Parts 2 hours and 51 minutes
7 New Foxy DVDs
16 hours of lessons
by Andrew Martin
Vol. 77 Sicilian Kan
2 hours 40 minutes !!!!
Vol. 77 Sicilian Kan
The easiest and most flexible Sicilian to Learn
The Kan is an ideal choice against 1 e4, as it is one of the easiest variations of the Sicilian to learn and play. This opening has little theory, understanding and development is the key to learning this systems which is rich with tactical and positional ideas.
2hours 40 minutes
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