In this book, Grandmaster Neil McDonald studies one of the most important openings of all, the Ruy Lopez.
This famous opening enjoys a long and distinguished history and is still widely regarded as White’s strongest choice after 1 e4 e5.
McDonald shares his experience and knowledge of the Lopez, examines the main ideas for both sides and offers answers to the key questions.
- Essential guidance and training in the Ruy Lopez
- Important ideas absorbed by continued practice
- Covers both mainline and d3 repertoire options for White