"Rarely is a gap repertoire so thoughtfully prepare ... a fantastic start line for a Black participant trying to find a competent yet a bit 'off the overwhelmed song' commencing" - Alec Toll, Open File
This booklet equips the reader with every little thing he must comprehend to play Black in a online game of chess. skilled Finnish avid gamers have defined a thrilling repertoire in accordance with the stream 1...d6 in respond to no matter what White’s first movement occurs to be. Black’s method is hypermodern and dynamic: White is inspired to grab house, whereas Black develops his items swiftly and actively, looking ahead to the suitable second to assault and smash White’s principal bastions. the differences encouraged were confirmed in top-level play and feature quick-strike strength if White is in any respect careless or vague. The repertoire relies round the Pirc Defence and the differences 1 d4 d6 2 c4 e5 and 1 d4 d6 2 Nf3 Bg4, which are compatible seamlessly including 1...d6 platforms opposed to White’s a variety of flank openings.
"Generally i discovered the publication really useful offering the correct quantity of element with out swamping me with strains. If like me you don't have loads of time to review openings then this ebook provide you with a approach that are picked up quite simply with no the necessity to examine lengthy diversifications" - Gordon Botley, Weekend Chess
Jouni Yrjölä is a grandmaster from Finland. He has gained the Finnish Championship two times, and regards Sochi 1984, the place he shared 3rd position with the mythical Mikhail Tal, as his most sensible event outcome. He used to be presented his grandmaster identify in 1990. Jussi Tella can also be from Finland. he's a world grasp and an skilled chess trainer.
"To my friendly shock the entire e-book targeted exclusively on Black’s commencing circulate 1...d6. Having dabbled with this a couple of times myself, i will guarantee you that the outlet is lots extra superb than it sounds. The authors seem to have performed a really diligent task, masking all probabilities for White and, with now not remote three hundred pages, you get loads of chess in your funds" - GM David Norwood, Weekend Telegraph
"Verdict: one other well-produced beginning booklet from the GAMBIT good, appropriate for avid gamers who wish to play for a win with Black and like their openings to be a little off the crushed track." - Phil Adams, Checkpoint
"Players from 2000 on up will derive the main make the most of this booklet and this endorsement comprises titled avid gamers" - IM John Donaldson, united states crew Captain