This recorded live Masterclass by GM Anatoly Karpov (assisted by GM Max Dlugy) covers two instructive games played by GM Karpov in the Ruy Lopez complex. Watch as GM Karpov demonstrates how to find plans in semi-closed positions and slowly outplay an opponent by depriving them of counterplay.
This 70-minute lesson is tailored to intermediate and advanced students (1500+) who wish to deepen their understanding of planning and positional play. By carefully reviewing GM Karpov’s advice in this video you can learn how to build your position while preventing your opponent’s ideas and eventually break through with winning tactics.
GM Anatoly Karpov is the 12th World Chess Champion and one of the greatest chess players in history. GM Karpov has taught live online lessons at Chess University since 2017.
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