Give yourself the upper hand with this superb guide to the world's most popular chess opening - the Sicilian Defence. The Sicilian Defence is by far the world's most popular chess opening, both at club level as well as with top Grandmasters. In "Dismantling the Sicilian", former Spanish Champion and successful chess coach Jesus de la Villa presents a complete repertoire for White after 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3. Each variation also features a brief history, further ideas for play, statistics, and examples of tactics, strategies, and instructive games. With its easy-to-understand manner, this is an extremely accessible book for all players wanting to improve their game.
Jesus de la Villa is an International Grandmaster and a former Spanish chess champion. He is the author of numerous chess books and a highly acclaimed chess coach.