Gambits like Budapest, Fajarowicz, Albin or Blumenfeld are often unpleasant opening surprise weapons for White to deal with and feared on Club level! Black player is usually well prepared, while White (mostly surprised by opening choice) not having a clear antidote.
Well…those days are OVER! Our ‘Mr Gambit Killer’ Spanish GM Ivan Salgado Lopez in two part DVDs presents clear way for White to obtain easy opening advantage versus those feared gambits
Chigorin variation is one of the oldest variations of Ruy Lopez. Variation inventor was legendary Russian champion Mikhail Ivanovich Chigorin employing it around 1880!! The concept being fundamentally sound has survived the test of time and 140 years later we see many top players still adhering to this choice.