By Chris Ward

The Nimzo-Indian is likely one of the soundest and hottest defences opposed to 1 d4, providing Black the opportunity to unbalance the sport early on and play for a win with out undue probability. Advocates comprise nearly all the world's most sensible avid gamers, together with Garry Kasparov, Vladimir Kramnik, Vishy Anand and Anatoly Karpov. during this progressive publication, Grandmaster Chris Ward revisits the fundamental ideas at the back of the Nimzo-Indian and its many diversifications. all through this easy-to-read consultant the reader is helped alongside via a wealth of notes, information and warnings from the writer, whereas key innovations, principles and strategies for either side are truly illustrated. This e-book is perfect for the enhancing player.

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