The Sicilian Dragon is a famous chess opening and is popular with players of all levels.
The main lines often lead to ultra-sharp positions in which both players attack their opponent’s king.
Seemingly inconsequential mistakes may punished severely, and a good knowledge of the theory and strategies is absolutely vital for success.
In this book, FIDE Master Carsten Hansen invites you to join him in studying the Sicilian Dragon and its many variations.
Using illustrative games, he explains the main positional and tactical ideas for both sides, provides answers to all the key questions and tells you everything you need to know about successfully playing the Sicilian Dragon.
Carsten Hansen is a FIDE Master from Denmark. His chess books are renowned for their thoroughness and attention to detail. He’s a long-time columnist for the popular website Chesscafe.com, where he reviews chess books.
Publisher: Everyman Chess, 2016
Edition: Paperback medium