50 Years of Tal- Botvinnik a 4 DVD Set by GM Jesse Kraai
Game by game analysis of this historic event presented by Grandmaster Jesse Kraai for ChessLecture.com
In 1960 Mikhail Botvinnik was the pillar of "scientific chess" and champion of the world. Then a young genius, Mikhail Tal, the "Wizard of Riga", put the magic back in the game by defeating Botvinnik with spectacular tactics in one of the most dramatic and celebrated world championship matches of all time. This was just the beginning of an historic rivalry that was to last for half a century. These historic games are clearly analyzed by Grand Master Jesse Kraai, who then presents a game from his own
Content: Over 9.5 hours of instruction and analysis in a series of 20 lectures. Includes the BONUS LECTURE: Applying 50 years of Tal- Botvinnik.
Members of ChessLecture.com rated this series a 4.65 out of 5
Fans on Chesslecture.com said: Great super excellent. - As always Dr. Kraai is so much deeper than the "look at my great game " approach so often taken by others. - As always, a wonderful lecture from Jesse. The game looked effortless. - This is a fantastic lecture. I love the insights you gave into your decision making process. - superb video love how GM jesse Kraai always talks to his pieces when playing chess. and a real nice game very instructive i thought. - Perfect! - awesome.- Great lecture (as always), and a very impressive game. Thanks again GM Kraai.
GM Jesse Kraai: currently resides in Richmond, California. His most notable chess achievements are winning the Denker Tournament of High School Champions in 1989 and 1990, and competing in the US championship from 2002-2006. Jesse received his final GM norm at the Foxwoods Open 2007 and has a Ph.D in Philosophy from the University of Heidelberg. Jesse is an active chess coach.
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