New In Chess Yearbook 100
The Chess Player's Guide to Opening News

ISBN: 978-90-5691-358-8

NIC Editorial Team

New In Chess · 2011
Paperback · 304 pp.

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A unique Anniversary Issue! With 56 extra pages and many special features! Opening Surveys by Vasily Ivanchuk and Garry Kasparov!

Anniversary extras:
· Garry Kasparov: the final word on the Zaitsev Variation of the Ruy Lopez
· Vasily Ivanchuk on the Sämisch Variation of the King's Indian
· Women's World Champion Hou Yifan on the Burn Variation in the French
· IPCA World Champion Andrey Obodchuk: a new concept in the Accelerated Dragon
· Senior World Champion Anatoly Vaisser: the Rubinstein Variation of the Nimzo-Indian
· Yearbook reviewer Glenn Flear: the 20 best chess opening books
· the Anniversary Quiz with sizzling prizes
· a special Survey by René Olthof on the deepest opening novelties ever
· John van der Wiel on the love of his life: the Scotch
· Nikolay Ninov: a highly original & broadly applicable novelty in the Sicilian Kan

Special Hardcover Collector's Edition Sale Price$28 (28% off List $38.95)

Opening Surveys

Sicilian Defence
Najdorf Variation 6.Bg5 - SI 9.3 - Le Ruyet/Sochacki
Grivas Variation 4...Qb6 - SI 32.1 - Tuncer
Accelerated Dragon 5...g6 - SI 33.2 - Obodchuk
Taimanov Variation 5...Qc7 - SI 40.2 - Mekhitarian
Paulsen Variation 5.c4 - SI 41.15 - Ninov
Alapin Variation 2...d5 - SI 46.4 - Palliser
French Defence
Steinitz Variation 4.e5 - FR 4.4 - Finkel
Burn Variation 5...Nbd7 - FR 5.1 - Hou Yifan
Caro-Kann Defence
Early Divergences 3.Qe2 - CK 1.5 - Bosch
Advance Variation 4.h4 - CK 4.15 - Lukacs/Hazai
Early Divergences 4...h6 - CK 5.2 - Karolyi
Classical Variation 4...Bf5 - CK 12.3 - S. Kasparov
Ruy Lopez
Chigorin Variation 11...Nd7 - RL 23.11 - Panczyk/Ilczuk
Italian Game
Evans Gambit 5...Be7 - IG 5.10 - Anka
Scotch Opening
Classical and Mieses Variations - SO 4-5 - Van der Wiel
Queen's Gambit Declined
Blackburne Variation 6...Nbd7 - QO 1.5 - A. Kuzmin

Book Reviews: For this special issue, Glenn Flear revisited the books he read for his reviews from the past twenty years and selected a Top-20. What are the best books according to our greatest expert?

Slav Defence
Chebanenko Variation 5.a4 - SL 3.1 - Lemos Sarro
Krause Variation 6.Ne5 - SL 4.5 - Karolyi
Botvinnik Variation 6.a4 - SL 6.5 - Ikonnikov
Moscow Variation 6.Bh4 - SL 6.6 - Gupta
Botvinnik Variation 11...Rg8 - SL 7.5 - Van der Tak
Chebanenko Variation 5.Qc2 - SL 11.12 - Vilela
Nimzo-Indian Defence
Rubinstein Variation 4...b6 - NI 13.5 - Vaisser
Classical Variation 4...0-0 - NI 20.4 - Lukacs/Hazai
Grünfeld Indian Defence
Exchange Variation 7.Be3 - GI 4.1 - Adorjan/Vegh
King's Indian Defence
Gligoric Variation 7.Be3 - KI 18.9 - A. Kuzmin
Early Divergences 6.h3 - KI 20.5 - Inarkiev
Sämisch Variation 6...c5 - KI 48.8 - Ivanchuk/Sulypa
Anti-Grünfeld 3.f3 - KI 81.2 - Fogarasi
Benoni Defence
Benko Gambit 4.Qc2 - BI 18.5 - De Dovitiis
Benko Gambit 5.Nc3 - BI 22.1-8 - S. Kasparov
Dutch Defence
Leningrad Variation 7...Qe8 - HD 6.10 - Vegh
English Opening
Symmetrical Variation 3...e5 - EO 28.10 - Boersma
Symmetrical Variation 3.g3 - EO 45.8 - De Dovitiis
Réti Opening
Slav Gambit 2...c6 3.g3 - RE 7.6 - Palliser

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