Chess Openings 101: Introduction To The Benko Gambit



The Chess Openings 101 series of video courses by Chess University, Inc. offers beginner and intermediate players (900-1500 Elo) an easy path for learning chess openings. This Chess Openings 101: Introduction to the Benko Gambit video course by FM Dalton Perrine provides a complete overview of the Benoni Defense, characterized by the moves: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 b5. This four-part video course begins with an overview of the Benko Gambit. Subsequent video lessons cover how to play the Benko Gambit as Black, how to play against the Benko Gambit as White, and key tactical/dynamic patterns that arise in the Benko Gambit. The total run time of this video course is 1 hour and 3 minutes. Take this course if you would like to expand your opening knowledge and learn essentials of the Benko Gambit from the world’s #1 online chess academy.