Chess Openings: How to Destroy the Damiano Defense | Greg Vanderford | Skillshare

Chess Openings: How to Destroy the Damiano Defense

Greg Vanderford, Knowledge is Power!

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12 Lessons (1h 32m)
    • 1. Damiano Promo

      2:04
    • 2. Lesson 1 Introduction to the Damiano

      6:36
    • 3. Lesson 2 Early Checkmate by Force

      6:23
    • 4. Lesson 3 Declining the Sacrifice

      12:12
    • 5. Lesson 4 Ripping Open the King Position

      9:47
    • 6. Lesson 5 Best Defense by Black

      7:42
    • 7. Lesson 6 Winning by Force

      9:50
    • 8. Lesson 7 Building Up the Attack

      7:18
    • 9. Lesson 8 Attacking the Queen with Tempo

      7:31
    • 10. Lesson 9 How Tactics Flow from Active Pieces

      11:25
    • 11. Lesson 10 Deadly Pawn Storm

      11:36
    • 12. Lesson 11 Damiano Conclusion

      4:25

About This Class

The Damiano Defense is one of the oldest openings in Chess.

It is also an opening that very few people are familiar with, which makes knowing how to play against it a huge advantage.

In this course you will learn:

1. How to force checkmate against the Damiano Defense

2. How to win material by force

3. How to build up a successful attack on your opponent's king

4. How to take advantage of weaknesses in your opponent's position

5. How to get a good position out of the opening no matter what your opponent does

Join the course, and learn HOW TO DESTROY THE DAMIANO DEFENSE!