David Miedema – The Modernized French Defense Volume 1 Winawer

“The good news for many French exponents is that Miedema doesn’t disappoint, the backbone of his repertoire for Black being highly complex. Coverage is extremely up-to-date, as well as complete and features plenty of unplayed improvements for Black.” – Chess Magazine May 2019.

Dutch International Master David Miedema is a chess coach with one GM norm. He has finished sixth in the Dutch championships, and shared first place in the biggest open tournament in Germany in 2010. Miedema has played the French Winawer for most of his chess career. He is considered the leading expert of this opening.