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August 6, 2012

Quick Ruy XXX

This week's video from FM Dennis Monokroussos is on the Yates Variation of the Ruy Lopez. Dennis classifies it's benefits as being (a) not too bad, and (b) lets white players avoid both the heavier theory of the main lines with 9.h3 while (c) doubling as an anti-Marshall system.

Check it out: Quick Ruy XXX, Yates Variation