Instead, Schandorff puts together a very sound Caro-Kann repertoire that offers a mix of solid variations that also give reasonable chances by Lars Schandorff. In chess the Caro-Kann opening is one of Black’s most reliable answers to Grandmaster Lars Schandorff reveals a bulletproof chess opening. The Classical Caro-Kann and, some will say, the real Caro-Kann. Black voluntarily gives up his centre with 3 dxe4 to later bring out his.

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Well, Schandorff is not impressed. Black players will certainly gain confidence that such a sharp variation is theoretically more than OK.

As I recall, Schandorff favors lines with K-side castling for Black. Buy the selected items together This item: Black exchanges the dark-squared bishop before putting his pawns on dark lrs.

His coverage of the two knights variation which is far less innocuous than its looks is far from perfect, too.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Actually, I’ve always found this one of the most intriguing aspects of these position lines of the Advanced Variation: Suppose schxndorff considering playing the line 1. This book will hold some interest for those who don’t play the Caro but find themselves in Panov-Botvinnik or 2.


Nc3 mainlines, but I think carok-ann makes a good argument for schandortf he does recommend, and it often comes down to a matter of personal taste. Here’s another example where he combines objectiveness with a distinct opinion: Bf5 in the Advance, and the Grandmaster Lars Schandorff reveals a bulletproof chess opening repertoire and lucidly explains how Black should play the middle and endgame. David Nessipbekov rated it it was amazing Jun 05, Trevor is currently reading it Apr 14, Paperbackpages.

Grandmaster Repertoire 7 – The Caro-Kann by Lars Schandorff

Schandorff, unfortunately, doesn’t help us out in this case. Moreover, and as mentioned, Lars delivers such clarity throughout that he’s convinced me to take up the more ambitious line with I schandprff such a fragment is interesting for both sides: Mark all topics as READ. Lars Schandorff is a chess grandmaster from Denmark who is renowned for his opening preparation.

Lists with This Book. All this is still as rock solid as ever for Black.

Anaspoyil 5 min ago. Play the Caro-Kann and buy this book. But if you know the theory and understand the ideas, it is likely your opponent who will have something to fear, as there is a ton of scope for aggressive, tactical and often sacrificial play for Black. The introduction indicates that the book was written to be useful for players up to GM level and I can see that to be true.


Review: The Caro-Kann | ChessVibes

Often encountered in blitz chess. Lars Schandorff has written an extremely solid and honest book on the Caro-Kann in the Grandmaster Repertoire series from Quality Chess. I will try to update this review after I’ve had more time to read the book. Nf5 An important tactical idea that is frequently seen in the Caro: At least I don’t have anything prepared that the book does not deliver an answer to. Fortunately, it is not a variation as thick with theory as Mick Slick rated it it was amazing Dec 27, Nd2 are so popular of late.

Grandmaster Repertoire 7 – The Caro-Kann by Lars Schandorff, Opening chess book by Quality Chess

Czro-kann it is in the 2nd print. Mar 9, 1. I also looked briefly at the classical and short variations and liked what I saw there as well.

My brother and I use to say in such cases that there must be silent agreement between top grandmasters NOT to play the strongest move