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Ragozin , Vienna, Cambridge Springs, Lasker, Tartakower [D38-39 & D50-69]
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In: Re: Pert on the Ragozin -...
By: califax
QGD Intro
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Tarrasch & Semi-Tarrasch, Exchange Variation, 5 Bf4 [D30-37 & D41-42]
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92 1752 Last Post 04/24/17 at 17:03:24
In: Re: Rare idea at move 4
By: TonyRo
QGA
QGA
Queen's Gambit Accepted [D20-D29]
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71 668 Last Post 08/04/17 at 07:02:54
In: Re: Why isn't the QGA mor...
By: Jonathan Tait
Slav
Slav  (2 Viewing)
Main Slav Defence [D16-19], Slow Slav [D11-12], Exchange [D13-14] Chebanenko [D10 & D15]
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185 2319 Last Post 04/22/17 at 18:36:06
In: Re: 4.Qc2
By: TD
Semi-Slav
Semi-Slav  (1 Viewing)
Meran Defence [D47-49], Anti-Meran [D45-46], Botvinnik [D44], Moscow [D43], Triangle [D30-31]
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171 1836 Last Post 07/08/17 at 10:03:12
In: Re: Kornev 'Slav' book
By: gillbod
Catalan
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Catalan Opening [E01-09]
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70 928 Last Post 07/21/17 at 00:55:23
In: Re: The Catalan: Move by...
By: Stigma
1. d4 d5 2. c4 1. d4 d5 2. c4
Slav, QGA, QGD, Catalan, etc. [D06-66 & E01-09] with GM Max Illingworth
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Chigorin - still in good shape?
One week ago I played a game against the chigorin-system; I assumed with the help of avrukh this system is in trouble and was surprised about black´s possibilities:
1.d4 d5 2.c4 Nc6 3.Nc3 Nf6 [3....

Started 05/06/11 at 14:31:47 by gewgaw
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By: Jonathan Tait
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Interesting novelty on move 5 in the acc. Ragozin
So, maybe someone is interested in this little idea I came up with. Have fun! Smiley

Started 06/07/17 at 22:05:30 by CarriedbyGg
3 465 Last Post 06/07/17 at 22:31:17
By: mn
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NO Coverage of 4. e3 Triangle Slav
I might be missing something, but I wasn't able to find any games on Chesspublishing covering 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 e6 4. e3! And then Black goes for a Stonewall setup (...Bd6, ... f5). As this is ...

Started 02/02/17 at 18:52:52 by NegiRefutes
6 1015 Last Post 04/17/17 at 10:58:09
By: GMTonyKosten
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No coverage of Chigorin Modern Gambit?
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1.d4 d5 2.c4 cxd 3.Nc3 Nc6. Nf3 Nf6  5.d5 Na5
Have searched though all the games and there seems no coverage.   There was only one game on the position after move 4 where...

Started 01/12/17 at 05:07:07 by helmet
3 688 Last Post 01/12/17 at 17:07:53
By: helmet
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Playing The Queen’s Gambit Declined
On Quality Chess forum I noticed that Nikos Ntirlis is finishing his book on QGD, a Black repertoire.
Nikos, can you please answer following:
– this will be a GM Guide format for Black based...

Started 01/07/17 at 11:14:03 by rossia
2 1010 Last Post 01/07/17 at 14:40:39
By: Fllg
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New style update by Max Illingworth
I've been a subscriber for a long time and over the years we've had some great 'authors' in charge of the Queen's Gambit section of Chess Publishing, but I want to say I'm really impressed with Max Il...

Started 10/21/16 at 12:16:24 by Paddy
5 1504 Last Post 12/23/16 at 17:38:20
By: barnaby
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QGD beginner's video?
I want to learn the basics of playing the QGD as black. I've learned from past experience that it's best to jump in by watching an intro video to get the basics, and then only buy books for reference ...

Started 12/16/16 at 03:56:34 by Fromper
10 1224 Last Post 12/17/16 at 19:23:43
By: Seeley
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Queen's Gambit book by Lemos
Apologies if this is common knowledge, but I've just noticed that next month (or January in the US) Everyman are publishing a Queen's Gambit repertoire book for White by Damian Lemos. What interests m...

Started 10/10/16 at 23:38:59 by Straggler
10 2435 Last Post 11/22/16 at 15:05:37
By: Marcellus
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New QGD- book by Nikolaos Ntirlis
Hi all,
at the Quality-blog I red that there will be a new book bei Nikos about QGD. It will be repertoire for black after 1.d4 d5 and it is not far away from appearance.... I would love to know ...

Started 11/05/16 at 12:13:37 by wolfsblut
2 1358 Last Post 11/11/16 at 07:51:31
By: GabrielGale
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Dreev on QGD Bf4 and SlavExchange
Chess-stars has announced a new book by GM Dreev for March 2016:
Bf4 in the Queen´s Gambit and the Exchange Slav
No further infomations, seems to be a white repertoire ?!
tracke  Smiley

Started 11/17/15 at 09:25:23 by tracke
13 4940 Last Post 07/11/16 at 21:10:48
By: ErictheRed
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Coherent Repertoire vs QGD and Catalan
Hello, I have played the Tarrasch for a couple of years and used it against both the QGD and Catalan but I cannot get used to the style of play required and frequently find myself at a loss at what to...

Started 04/26/16 at 15:24:12 by ham204
8 2345 Last Post 07/01/16 at 11:09:13
By: GabrielGale
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Best Material on Tartakower variation?
What are the best sources for learning the QGD Tartakower variation for Black?

Started 05/29/16 at 23:30:45 by bobbyh64
6 1756 Last Post 05/31/16 at 10:44:31
By: GMTonyKosten
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Attacking rep vs the slav and semi-slav
Hi all,
I was wondering if anyone could recommend a nice rep vs the slav and semi slav? Oh also I usually play nf3 on move 2. I like to attack and enjoy complicated positions but have not found a...

Started 05/13/16 at 17:18:49 by Mtal
6 1603 Last Post 05/16/16 at 17:18:39
By: Mtal
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New ChessBase DVDs on QGD
Two new ones out: one on the exchange variation, one a general look at the opening by an IM/amateur duo.  Can anyone who has seen either of these comment on their quality?  Would also be interested in...

Started 02/22/14 at 21:29:22 by LeeRoth
12 7377 Last Post 03/30/16 at 20:04:52
By: alyechin
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Poll: What do You think is the most solid choice?
I have lost some confidence after some bad games. I want first of all not to lose. What do You think?

Started 02/05/16 at 03:17:11 by Pingudon
3 1425 Last Post 02/05/16 at 17:04:15
By: Pingudon
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Will There Be a January 1.d4 d5 Update?
Congratulations on becoming a GM-elect Max!  It's a wonderful accomplishment.
I was downloading the annual database files for Gold subscribers and confirmed that your December update (which was p...

Started 02/04/16 at 21:42:47 by WSS
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By: WSS
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Chigorin: 3. Nc3 dxc4 4. d5 Ne5 5. e4
Hi,
I have Chigorin According to Morozevich, and as far as I can tell, this variation/move order isn't covered in the book (also I don't see many games in my database, although my database might...

Started 12/24/15 at 19:34:14 by kevinludwig
2 1252 Last Post 01/11/16 at 18:41:35
By: CarriedbyGg
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Poll: Queen's Gambit Declined for BLACK
Hello my friends  Cheesy
Lately I'm starting to appreciate old masters and old opening paths. I must to mention Kasparov who encourages chess players in his DVD about QGD that the study of QGD and ga...

Started 01/09/09 at 06:23:27 by rossia
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33 14610 Last Post 09/17/15 at 16:11:28
By: LostTactic
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Chigorin according to Morozevich
Hi,
In the book, "Chigorin according to Morozevich", in the chapter 2 section D, he discusses the line:
1. d4 d5 2. c4 Nc6 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. cxd5 Bxf3 5. gxf3 Qxd5 6. e3 e5 7. Nc3 Bb4 8. Bd2 Bxc...

Started 07/18/15 at 20:02:18 by kevinludwig
7 2691 Last Post 07/29/15 at 13:35:46
By: kevinludwig
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Bezgodov - The Liberated Bishop Defence

Started 05/11/14 at 16:46:04 by najdorfslayer
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