July 21, 2014 | Posted in Chess Lectures | By

Basic Ideas Behind the Pirc Defense

by International Master Attila Turzo

Recommended for Beginner to Intermediate Players

The Pirc Defense sometimes known as the Ufimtsev Defence or Yugoslav Defense normally refers to the opening 1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6. It is named after the Slovenian International Grandmaster Vasja Pirc.

On this DVD IM Turzo walks you through the basic variations and shows you the things to consider at every step.

Members of Chesslecture.com rated this series a 3.79 out of 5

Content: 140 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 5 lectures

Members said: I play the Pirc defense and learned a lot about the plans against the various setups white might choose. I am looking forward to watching the rest of the series. 5 stars.

IM Attila Turzo currently resides in Hungary. Attila’s his achievements are 1998 Hungarian Junior Champion and earned his IM title in 1997. Attila also won the First Saturday Chess Tournament in May 2004. Turzo is a professional chess coach.

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