Chess: Learn to Play the French Defense Like a Master

Greg Vanderford, Knowledge is Power!

Play Speed
  • 0.5x
  • 1x (Normal)
  • 1.25x
  • 1.5x
  • 2x
14 Lessons (2h 16m)
    • 1. French Defense Promo

      1:05
    • 2. Lesson 1 Introduction to the French Defense

      11:23
    • 3. Lesson 2 The Advance Variation

      13:35
    • 4. Lesson 3 The Advance Variation with f6

      13:07
    • 5. Lesson 4 The Tarrasch Variation

      15:54
    • 6. Lesson 5 The Tarrasch Variation Pawn Gambit

      11:45
    • 7. Lesson 6 Tarrasch with Best Play

      8:42
    • 8. Lesson 7 All Variations Win for Black

      5:20
    • 9. Lesson 8 Intro to the Winawer Variation

      11:19
    • 10. Lesson 9 The Winawer Pawn Exchange Variation

      11:23
    • 11. Lesson 10 The Winawer with Best Play

      10:30
    • 12. Lesson 11 The Exchange Variation

      7:14
    • 13. Lesson 12 The Exchange Variation King attack

      12:44
    • 14. Lesson 13 French Defense Conclusion

      2:27

Project Description

Play 10 games online using the variations learned in this course. Download the PGNs from those games and share them with the class as well as your analysis of the results (all online chess websites allow you to down the moves that were played in the game as PGN files).

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