Chess Openings: Learn to Play the King's Indian Defense | Greg Vanderford | Skillshare

Chess Openings: Learn to Play the King's Indian Defense

Greg Vanderford, Knowledge is Power!

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15 Lessons (2h 44m)
    • 1. Lesson 1 Intro to the kings indian 2

      13:43
    • 2. Lesson 2 How to play when the center is closed

      11:48
    • 3. Lesson 3 Early central pawn trades

      9:48
    • 4. Lesson 4 Tactics for Black

      15:15
    • 5. Lesson 5 Playing with a piece imbalance

      7:29
    • 6. Lesson 6 The principle of two weaknesses

      10:19
    • 7. Lesson 7 Attacking the King

      5:57
    • 8. Lesson 8 Multiple ways to win

      9:39
    • 9. Lesson 9 The four pawns attack

      11:45
    • 10. Lesson 10 Key Moves in the King's Indian

      13:00
    • 11. Lesson 11 How to play the c5 Variation

      11:27
    • 12. Lesson 12 How to Play the c5 Variation with a Closed Center

      15:04
    • 13. Lesson 13 Finishing Off Your Opponent

      13:51
    • 14. Lesson 14 When Your Opponent Does Strange Things

      8:44
    • 15. Lesson 15 Kings Indian Defense Conclusion

      6:18
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Join an online chess website. Play at least ten games using what you have learned in the course and share your PGNs (moves from the games) with the class! Write a paragraph or two explaining the results, including what you learned, and did and didn't work well. Also, include the win loss rate (how many games you won, lost or drew while using the King's Indian Defense opening for black)

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