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Poll: What's the best move vs the Albin Countergambit?
According to modern theory, in the Albin Countergambit, after 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e5 3. dxe5 d4 4. Nf3 Nc6, what is White's objectively best move?
Cast your votes!

Started 08/08/15 at 12:11:22 by Marc Benford
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By: TN
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Albin Counter Gambit [D08-09] playable CB eBook
I've just uploaded the brand new Albin Counter Gambit playable (CBV) eBook, with over 70 annotated games!
DD subscribers can get it here: http://www.chesspublishing.com/p/11/cbebooks.htm Smiley

Started 01/14/15 at 15:35:12 by GMTonyKosten
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By: GMTonyKosten
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Poll: Problem with the Morozevitch var. of the Albin ...
The problem seems to be :
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5 d4 4.Nf3 Nc6 5.Nbd2! Nge7 (5. ... Nh6!?) 6.Nb3! (simple !) Nf5 7.e4! (simple, as i've said !) 7. ... dxe3 8.QxQd8 and the resulting position seems...

Started 11/17/11 at 08:44:46 by Bubu13
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By: tony37
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The Complete Albin Counter-Gambit
http://www.newinchess.com/The_Complete_Albin_Counter_Gambit-p-7285.html
600 pages on this opening, that must be a record! Does anyone have this book? Does it provide an antidote to Schandorff/Bro...

Started 06/27/13 at 11:55:09 by gwnn
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By: jeremfer
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Avrukh on the Albin
I just got a copy of Avrukh's excellent 1.d4 book, and I decided to check out what he has to say about the Albin.  I don't play this; I just want good lines to play against it.  
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 ...

Started 12/14/08 at 00:25:15 by Markovich
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By: jeremfer
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Is the Albin Any Good
I'd just like to know what people think of the Albin Counter Gambit 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e5 3. de d4 4. Nf3 (best) Nc6. I think Black gets good chances after something like 5. g3 Bf5 6. Bg2 Qd7 7. 0-0 h5 8....

Started 07/18/03 at 10:00:11 by Concerned Albin player (Guest)
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81 32565 Last Post 04/09/13 at 22:26:59
By: SWJediknight
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Help with Albin Counter Gambit
Hello All:
After 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5 d4 4.Nf3 Nc6 5.a3 Bg4 6.Nbd2 Black has 3 responses:
6...Qd7, 6...Qe7, 6...Nge7.
For the last two, White's move is 7.h3.
But for 6...Qd7, h...

Started 01/21/13 at 00:26:26 by Gerry1970
1 1603 Last Post 01/21/13 at 14:13:25
By: WSS
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1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 fritz trainer
i saw that there is a dvd talking about this opening. Is it
worth it?

Started 03/17/12 at 13:38:12 by kshorg
4 2341 Last Post 06/01/12 at 09:53:06
By: Alias
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Albin Counter-Gambit Question
If you play the Albin Counter-Gambit (1 d4 d5 2 c4 e5) as Black, how should you meet 1 d4 d5 2 Nf3? I saw Nigel Davies recommends the Albin Counter-Gambit in his book Gambiteer II and also covers 2 Nf...

Started 09/06/09 at 20:06:26 by Anonymous3
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13 4953 Last Post 09/29/09 at 16:51:54
By: zoo - Ex Member
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Albin counter gambit.
Hi everyone,
     I am looking for info regarding the not new but fabulous line played by Morozevich (for example), with some success. It goes :
1.d4 d5
2.c4 e5
3.dxe5 d4
4.Nf...

Started 03/25/09 at 22:54:12 by star1
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By: star1
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Cox's suggestion against the Albin in SO 1.d4!
Greetings,
I've been very impressed with both Palliser's "Play 1.d4!"  Cool and Cox's "Starting Out - 1.d4!"  Cool and - whilst trying to get back into playing again after my ten year break - have ...

Started 02/15/09 at 02:01:52 by Dragan Glas
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By: Dragan Glas
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Albin Counter Gambit help
http://altrinchamchess.blogspot.com/2007_05_01_archive.html
Scroll down a few lines and you'll find a very thorough article on the Albin counter gambit....although I don't really know which side ...

Started 02/18/08 at 10:02:45 by snakebite
3 1678 Last Post 02/22/08 at 09:39:20
By: Chess_Addict
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Prucha plan in the Albin Gambit
Does somobody know what is the best white way to play against the IM Prucha black plan in the Albin :
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 3.dxe d4 4.Nf3 Nc6 5.g3 f6 6.exf Nxf6 7.Bg2 Bc5 with ... a5, ... Bg4 or Bf5 a...

Started 11/25/04 at 05:23:12 by Benoist BUSSON (Guest)
4 1873 Last Post 11/28/04 at 22:16:59
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