March 17, 2014 | Posted in Chess Lectures | By

Two Knights Defense by LM Dana Mackenzie

Recommended for Intermediate Players

Bronstein once suggested that the term “defense” does not fit this strategy, and suggested the name “Chigorin Counterattack” as this line is adopted as Black by many aggressive players including Chigorin and Keres. Here Dana takes you through the strategy and how it plays out in real games.

Content: 3 hours and 9 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 4 lectures.

Members of rated this series a 3.75 out of 5

Fans on said: A terrific lecture! When you see games like these you understand that chess is still an art rather than a skill!

LM Dr. Dana Mackenzie is a USCF Life Master, a PhD mathematician, and an award-winning mathematics and science journalist and author. LM Dana Mackenzie started playing tournament chess during the “Fischer boom” of 1971-72 and never quit. Champion of North Carolina in 1985 & 1987, and became a master in 1988. Mackenzie now lives in Santa Cruz, CA and runs a chess club for kids at the local library. His passion for chess and his enthusiasm for teaching is unmistakable.


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