Declining the Queen's Gambit by John Cox

By John Cox

This booklet offers a repertoire for Black with the ever-popular Queen’s Gambit Declined. commencing professional John Cox covers now not one yet key concepts for Black. The Tartakower edition is a cosmopolitan defence used effectively via global champions comparable to Kasparov, Karpov and Kramnik. The Lasker edition is an easy-to-learn and trustworthy alternative devised via one of many legends of the sport. Cox additionally demonstrates easy methods to play opposed to White’s different attempts, together with the alternate version, Catalan and Bf4 traces. He explains intimately the common plans and strategies followed through each side, while additionally tackling the difficult topic of move-order possibilities.

*A repertoire for Black opposed to the Queen's Gambit
*Provides solutions to all of White’s major options
*Ideal for improvers, membership avid gamers and match players

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