Not many players from top world enjoy such popularity worldwide as Alexei Shirov. Now we present the first DVD in Spanish. As the subject matter hereof have chosen Ruy Lopez or Spanish Opening. And acknowledges that have influenced their choice three grounds: it is his favorite opening, a decade that adopted Spanish nationality and play for a club in Extremadura, home of Ruy Lopez de Segura ago. This new genius describes Riga through eleven games, many of them played in recent months, the most fashionable variants within the Spanish Opening, with their latest chess at the highest level approaches. Starts with white and black, won and lost, serious and fun.Over 6 hours of private tuition with one of the most motivating elite chess players of the world!
Alexei Shirov was born in Riga just like world champion Mihail Tal, and also his playing style reminds, many chess fans. In the early nineties, a comet-like rise brought the young Latvian to the top of the chess. With only 22 years already had an Elo rating of nearly 2750 and belonged to the cream of the elite. Since then Shirov has been among the best players in the world, delighting all chess fans with original and amazing ideas on the board.