Free Webinar: Play it Anyway! The Shankland Method

IM Valeri Lilov is going to show you how to use GM Sam Shankland’s innovative approach to dynamic chess in your own games!

Having just won 2 gold medals at the Chess Olympiad, Sam Shankland’s star is on the rise and his incredible new 15 hour course The Shankland Method is going to help a lot of players dominate their games.

The overriding theme is that, if you have a move that you would like to play but your opponent seems to be preventing, what happens if you play it anyway?

Of course, there’s more to it than just playing it but that’s where IM Valeri Lilov is going to help out! Valeri will examine some instructive examples from top level play, helping you to pick up some valuable secrets!

Here’s what you can expect to see:

Kramnik’s stunning sacrifice to disrupt the symmetrical position and leave Levon Aronian struggling in a passive position. This is a great one to remember against opponents determined to draw against you.
How Kasparov used these principles of dynamic chess to overpower Judit Polgar in a fantastically wild game.
Sam Shankland’s own brilliant attack against the Sicilian Defense, Najdorf variation – crushing GM Romanenko in just 24 moves!
The innovative sacrifice that enabled Wesley So to spectacularly beat Ivanchuk – with the black pieces!

If you’re serious about getting better at chess but don’t have much time to spend on study, our weekly webinars will give you the best return for your time. Real insights, real improvement, every week. And they’re free!


IM Valeri Lilov (FIDE 2438)

better known as Tiger Lilov, is a professional chess coach and lecturer renowned for his personalized approach to training students and professional players from all over the world.Having been an active tournament player all his life, he has won many international open tournaments and championships including the European Individual School Chess Championship U10 (Moscow, 2000) and the Kulaga Memorial International Open (Minsk, 2007).

Course Curriculum

Video Lesson
Part – 1 00:29:00
Part – 2 00:35:00
Special Bonus 00:00:00

Course Reviews


1 ratings
  • 5 stars1
  • 4 stars0
  • 3 stars0
  • 2 stars0
  • 1 stars0
  1. thank you


    Good content, thank you


Newly Launched

Terms and ConditionsPrivacy policy | 2017-2018, Chess Online PTE. LTD. . All rights reserved.