King’s Indian Warfare is a practical guide to the most dynamic and ambitious defence against 1.d4. Learn to play the King’s Indian like a world- class attacker from a life- long expert.
Smirin explains the main themes in the King’s Indian and annotates his best games with the opening, carefully explaining the basis for his many successes. This includes winning a ''mini- match'' over a decade ago, against former World Champion Vladimir Kramnik, with 2½–1½.
From sacrificial feasts to positional masterclasses - this book has it all.
Grandmaster Ilya Smirin is a three- time Israeli Champion, with a peak rating over 2700 and probably the most creative grandmaster of his generation.