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C34: KGA line in Fischer Defence
As a subscriber of the 1.e4 e5 section I sent this mail to Victor Mikhailevsky:
"Hello Victor,

Thanks for a great 1.e4 ...

Started 11/21/11 at 21:21:27 by Claus Jensen
1 1153 Last Post 11/22/11 at 00:15:18
By: MNb
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C34-C39: KG survey article Chesscafe
Abby Marshall has added a survey on the KG with 3.Nf3 on the chesscafe site
However this is really one of the worst surveys I've seen.
It is riddl...

Started 09/18/11 at 07:51:51 by micawber
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By: Dragonslayer
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C34-C39:Alexei "Fire on Board" Shirov plays the KG
Alexei "Fire on Board" Shirov plays the King's (Knight) Gambit and won:
Shirov,A (2709) - Alekseev,Evgeny (2673)
3rd Lublin GM Lublin POL (4), 2011.05.18

Someone care to comment/

Started 05/20/11 at 02:52:20 by GabrielGale
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By: micawber
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C36 King's Gambit/Modern Var.
I'd like to show an interesting way to play this for Black using variations which I think are still considered unusual.
1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4 3.Nf3 d5 4.exd5 Nf6
A)  5.Bb5+ c6 6.dxc6 Qe7+ (this ...

Started 03/28/04 at 00:03:17 by Glenn Snow
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By: Smyslov_Fan
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C30-C39: Taylor on King´s Gambit
Everyman has announced:
Attacking Chess: The King´s Gambit   by Timothy Taylor
192 pages, ISBN: 9781857446777, <br /...

Started 06/10/11 at 13:04:17 by tracke
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By: Jonathan Tait
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C33: KGA: Breyer Gambit
1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4 3.Qf3 Nc6 4.Qxf4
A) 4…Nf6 5.Nf3 Bd6 6.e5 Bxe5 7.Nxe5 Qe7 8.Be2 Qxe5 9.Qxe5 Nxe5 10.Nc3 (10.d3 Nd5 11.Nc3 =+) 10…d6 (10…h6 O-O =) 11.Nb5 = (11.d3 Be6 =+)
B) 4…d5 5.Bb5 <br /...

Started 06/25/11 at 13:43:20 by Schwebbz
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By: Schwebbz
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C30-C39: King's Gambit
What to play vs king's Gambit as black?  I thought modern attack with early d5 is good.  What about Bc5 that is recommened by davies and Marin??
Thanks for your thoughts,

Started 03/03/11 at 01:26:18 by Zatara
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By: Jonathan Tait
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C30-C39: KG - Fischer Defence, 3.Nf3, etc
1) I was looking up the net for some general info on the KG & some KG books the other day. In the process i stumbled upon some forum discussing the KG, & a 'conversation'  beween 2 contributors where ...

Started 09/08/05 at 12:54:43 by woofwoof
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By: Paul Cumbers
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C32: Falkbeer Counter Gambit
I've noted the suggestion of having separate threads for the various sub-variations of the King's Gambit, And since I couldn't find one for the Falkbeer, I'm starting one here.
My question is abo...

Started 02/04/11 at 23:46:39 by Schwebbz
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By: Schwebbz
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C34-C39: KGA repertoire & problem in Fischer line
I see the King's Gambit is getting more popular here again and I took a new look at my old favorite.  Roll Eyes
My idea was if it was possible to construct a repertoire with the King's Knight Gambit [b]1.e4 e5 2.f4

Started 11/01/10 at 01:14:32 by PatzerNoster
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By: walkingterrapin
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C39: Kieseritzky Gambit
To show that I support the idea to split threads, I will do the kick off.
Anyone who thinks Fedorov-Ivanchuk shows the refutation of the KG, should also take Spassky-Fressinet, played only a few ...

Started 06/17/04 at 06:38:40 by MNb
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By: micawber
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C30/C33: KGA - Wagenbach-Tait Defence
I found several recent games played by an  American player E E Beckman. I think that this one will interest our friend Jonathan Tait who spent of numerous hours to be analyzed this opening.  Wink

Started 01/14/11 at 12:22:28 by breizatao
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C34-C39: Contribution to KG e-book
When reading the KG e-book by Micawber, I noticed that the move 9.Bc4 after the preliminary moves 1.e4 e5 2.f4 ef4 3.Nf3 d5 4.ed5 Nf6 5.Bb5 c6 6.dc6 Nc6 7.d4 Bd6 8.Qe2 Be6 was unmentioned. This move, ...

Started 11/18/10 at 09:18:04 by TN
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C34: KG - Modern Defence 13.Qe1!?
This originated in the Play the Petroff thread, but there's no reason to clog that thread up with KG analysis, so I've copied the main story over here.
I don't have the book you refer to...

TalJechin wrote on 10/11/10 at 01:26:02:
[quote]If you review it on your blog (what is your blog?), and find any errors, please feel free to let me know.

You can read it here:
You only missed one major thing, Bxe4! instead of Qxg6, and of course you should get a good corr-database for reference, it will save you a lot of work!
Anyway, thanks again for posting your analysis of 13

Started 10/11/10 at 18:13:31 by TalJechin
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By: micawber
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C30-C39: Any resources for the King's Gambit?
How are you doing! Smiley
I've switched from the Ruy Lopez to the King's Gambit, to get sharper and less theoretical games. I'm doing quite well on PlayChess, but this saterday it's time to give it a...

Started 09/23/10 at 22:36:00 by Spongebobiscool
5 2390 Last Post 09/29/10 at 20:24:29
By: urusov
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C30: King's Gambit - 2...Nf6
is there anything wrong with this move? i've been playing it in blitz a few times and i get stuff like 3.Nc3 d5, which is just the vienna; 3.fxe5 Nxe4; and 3.Nf3 d5 4.Nxe5 Nxe4; and all these seem tot...

Started 08/24/10 at 12:16:07 by endali
8 3024 Last Post 09/12/10 at 15:21:13
By: TN
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C30-C39: King's Gambit by Kalinichenko, 2010
Kalinichenko is a corr. GM and is going through all variations of the King's Gambit with 317 commented games.
(With illustrative games up to 2009! by Nikolay Kalinichenko Russian Chess House, 200...

Started 08/12/10 at 23:30:00 by Göran
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By: micawber
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C30-C39: Carlsen plays the Kings Gambit
Has Kings Gambit turned playable agian? Right now there is a broadcast game between Carlsen and Wang from Kings Torunament.
The game is still in progress, the gambit was first declinde by playing...

Started 06/17/10 at 14:04:42 by bragesjo
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By: siron
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Bishop's Gambit 5. Qe2
Okay, I have really been working with the Bishop's Gambit recently, and I think I am satisfied with the positions I am getting.  I am still new at the opening, and I am using Fritz to analyze my ideas...

Started 04/01/10 at 13:30:54 by BirdBrain
8 2942 Last Post 04/01/10 at 19:20:27
By: Markovich
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King's gambit
what if 1) e4 e5 2) f4 exf4 3) Nf3 g5 4)h4 and then instead of ...4) g4 black plays: h6? f6? or even gxh4? Huh Undecided

Started 02/27/10 at 17:52:09 by Mialas
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By: MNb
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