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Trompovsky
Trompovsky
[A45] & Pseudo-Tromp [D00]
Moderators: CraigEvans, Bibs
66 753 Last Post 12/19/19 at 19:44:09
In: Re: Tromp 2...g6
By: Mtal
Torre
Torre
Torre Attack [D03] [A46-48]

16 118 Last Post 09/01/18 at 19:59:26
In: Re: Terrible play... some...
By: Stigma
London
London
London System 2 Nf3 & 3 Bf4, Neo-London System 2 Bf4 inc. Jobova-Prié Attack [A45-48, D00, D02]

89 906 Last Post 06/18/20 at 08:26:55
In: Re: Best book for meeting...
By: MartinC
Veresov
Veresov
2 Nc3 [D01]

26 332 Last Post 05/01/20 at 19:22:45
In: Re: Opinions wanted on th...
By: an ordinary chessplayer
Colle
Colle
Colle. Colle-Zukertort Attack & Anti-Colle [A47-8, D02, D04-05]

45 641 Last Post 03/10/20 at 02:06:56
In: Re: Kingside fianchetto a...
By: LeeRoth
BDG
BDG  (1 Viewing)
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit [D00]
Moderators: CraigEvans, Bibs
108 3989 Last Post 08/03/18 at 11:57:39
In: Re: c5 against the Blackm...
By: Gambit
Barry
Barry
Barry Attack & Vorotnikov-Kogan-Hebden Attack [D00]

7 107 Last Post 11/13/16 at 18:03:02
In: Re: Spectacular Game in t...
By: abrahampayton
d-Pawn Specials d-Pawn Specials
Tromp, Colle, London, Torre, Veresov, BDG, Barry etc. [A45-49 & D00-05] with IM Richard Palliser
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London vs c5
Hi all,
I been looking at playing the london more and was wo during what to do with this move order, d4 d5, bf4 c5?
Is pushing a good option? I see some sources say play e3 then qb6 comes....

Started 05/05/20 at 16:13:11 by Mtal
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20 1347 Last Post 06/15/20 at 02:32:13
By: VGA
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1 Nf3, d4, b3
What would you call that opening? White plays c4 also

Started 05/16/20 at 22:51:04 by Heuristic
4 484 Last Post 05/18/20 at 20:39:23
By: Heuristic
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Noteboom players and d4 Deviations....
The Noteboom was my main defence to 1.d4 for many years, and I'm considering playing it again after taking a break for a year or two.  I'm curious about how the Noteboom experts here recommend meeting...

Started 05/30/07 at 05:51:41 by ErictheRed
11 6785 Last Post 03/28/20 at 15:57:38
By: Laramonet
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The Raptor
Hi all,
Well there's been some stuff out on the Raptor recently (chessable and ichess, and they both seem decent and give different ways to play it). I was wondering, is there a well know respon...

Started 12/19/19 at 14:51:29 by Mtal
3 751 Last Post 03/28/20 at 02:27:51
By: scvchess
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What to play against the benoni?
Hi all, just wondering, what do my fellow d pawn special players do against c5 on move one? Just lost a game to it and I really don't have a clue how to beat it. I feel I have not found a book that gi...

Started 07/08/18 at 04:07:09 by Mtal
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48 15808 Last Post 12/24/19 at 21:00:03
By: ReneDescartes
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New London DVD By GM Williams.
I see Chessbase has released a new London System DVD by GM Williams.
If anyone has this would be interested in his comments on the lines 1 d4 d5 2 Bf4 Bf5 and 1 d4 Nf6  2 Bf4 c5 as on his recent ...

Started 10/26/19 at 17:53:28 by MW
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19 4036 Last Post 11/21/19 at 15:23:45
By: robertjamesbobbyfischer
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Modernised Colle by Pavloviç
http://chessbookshop.com/katalog_detail.asp?ant=False&kodknihy=8322&page=1&id=&l...
Thinkers Publishing are making a lot of good interesting books. This one on Colle says out april to mai, and c...

Started 04/01/19 at 04:40:58 by Leon_Trotsky
11 4780 Last Post 06/18/19 at 10:31:35
By: tracke
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Colle DWD by Williams
https://www.schachversand.de/de/the-colle-koltanowski-system-19322.html
Why is Colle suddenly so popular ¿ Thinkers Publishing have book on Colle published last week, now this. Is it because Lond...

Started 05/19/19 at 00:41:00 by Leon_Trotsky
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17 5016 Last Post 05/24/19 at 14:36:54
By: Mtal
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Pelletier DWD: Anti-Système de Londres
http://www.variantes.com/jeu-echecs-nouveautes/49788-dvd-pelletier-anti-systeme-...
How crazy has deep opening preparation become, that this new DWD by Pelletier focusses on beating t...

Started 03/26/19 at 00:43:51 by Leon_Trotsky
3 2036 Last Post 04/02/19 at 23:15:43
By: Leon_Trotsky
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Trompowsky book by Chess Stars
http://chess-stars.com/resources/contents_Trompowsky%20Attack.pdf
Says on website that it comes out on Augusti. However, the contents page is not very detailed. I see 2...e6 3. e4 and White takes...

Started 07/24/18 at 21:15:34 by Leon_Trotsky
9 4955 Last Post 08/15/18 at 05:32:05
By: tracke
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80/20 london system video
Hi all, anyone watch the 80/20 video on the London by IM Eric Rosen? Just wondering how it was. Thanks.

Started 07/11/18 at 02:07:46 by Mtal
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By: Mtal
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Trompowsky DVD by Kindermann
https://shop.chessbase.com/de/products/kindermann_triumphieren_mit_trompowsky
I was thinking of getting this DVD, since there are few Trompowsky stuff and the presenter is usually good. If anyone...

Started 02/25/18 at 03:58:40 by Leon_Trotsky
4 3346 Last Post 03/02/18 at 22:32:38
By: PatzerNoster
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Trompowsky DVD by Kindermann
https://shop.chessbase.com/de/products/kindermann_triumphieren_mit_trompowsky
I was thinking of getting this DVD, since there are few Trompowsky stuff and the presenter is usually good. If anyone...

Started 02/25/18 at 03:54:33 by Leon_Trotsky
0 1991 Last Post 02/25/18 at 03:54:33
By: Leon_Trotsky
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torre vs london
How would you comepare the two? Would you play one over the other vs certain openings? Seems to me the London is good vs g6 stuff but the torre shines against e6 lines. Well maybe the London is more c...

Started 02/12/14 at 21:21:17 by Mtal
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21 15352 Last Post 09/02/17 at 16:42:30
By: ErictheRed
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Stonewall Attack
Last night I surprised my opponent by playing the Stonewall Attack (d4, c3, e3, f4 etc.). Does anybody have (much) experience with this system? Comments? IM- or GM-specialists? Literature?

Started 05/20/17 at 08:06:24 by TD
10 5740 Last Post 06/12/17 at 19:46:30
By: TD
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KID/Grunfeld Fianchetto without c4
I couldn't find much coverage of the lines with 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 g6 3.g3 (Bg7 4.Bg2 0-0 5.0-0 d6/d5) in the ChessPub Archives, except for a couple of games' analysis on the 6.a4 variation. I understand ...

Started 02/21/17 at 03:27:13 by TN
0 2244 Last Post 02/21/17 at 03:27:13
By: TN
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Trying to put a dpawn special rep together
Hi all,
I have played different dpawn specials in the past and have done ok with them in over the board play. Coming back to chess after a little layoff and also having some family obligations, I...

Started 02/12/14 at 15:12:29 by Mtal
9 9039 Last Post 12/10/16 at 09:14:07
By: StevenRusso
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New chess base DVD on the tromp
Hi all, I was wondering if anyone looked at the New troll DVD by chess base? How is it? Is it complete? I was wondering cause I did not see the lines for black where he plays ne4, c5, and qa5 check. O...

Started 08/26/16 at 19:45:21 by Mtal
0 2567 Last Post 08/26/16 at 19:45:21
By: Mtal
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Dealing with the Slav as a Colle Player
Hi all,
So I like to play the different Colle's and seem to do well with them, but the Slav always seemed a tough nut to crack. I was wondering if anyone could recommend a good book that explains...

Started 05/11/16 at 06:12:46 by Jsnow
2 3328 Last Post 05/11/16 at 19:30:25
By: Equinox
Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies) Poll
Poll: How to beat the d-Pawn Specials: 1...Nf6 or 1...d5
Hi,
Objectively speaking, which move is stronger for Black to thwart and defeat the d-Pawn Specials: 1...Nf6 or 1...d5 ?
In other words: Against which move are the d-Pawn Specials less effec...

Started 06/12/15 at 10:08:36 by Marc Benford
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18 14547 Last Post 01/16/16 at 21:26:40
By: Lauri Torni
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