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Tactics In the Chess Opening 1 A.C. van der Tak &Friso Nijboer oLGILIAN DEFENCE NEW iN CHESS © 2003 Interchess BV Published by New In Chess, Alkmaar, The Netherlands All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission from the publisher. Cover design and drawing: Joppe Andriessen Printing: A-D Druk BV, Zeist, The Netherlands Production: Anton Schermer Translation: Piet Verhagen Printed in the Netherlands. ISBN 90-5691-112-0 Tactics in the Chess Opening In six volumes our series Tactics in the Chess Opening covers the entire range of openings from a tactical point of view. Each volume has 250 fully annotated games, arranged by NICKEY, the ope- ning classification system of New In Chess. Sicilian Defence In this book you will find carefully selected and expertly annotated Sicilian games full of unexpected turns and brilliant surprise attacks. You can study these games or just enjoy them, but either way they will end up making you a stronger player! 1. Sicilian Defence 1.e4 c5 2. Open Games Led eS 3. Semi-open Games Le4 rest 4. Queen's Gambit 1.4 d5 5. Indian Openings 1d4 Af6 6. Flank Openings and Gambits 1.c4, L.@f3 ete.