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Nimzo-Indian [E20-59]
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Queen's Indian [E12-E19]
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[E11] & Keres Defence 2...Bb4+ [A40]
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Two Knights Tango [A50]

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Modern Benoni
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Weird Benonis
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Czech Benoni, Schmid Benoni, Snake Benoni [A40, A43-44 & A60]
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In: Re: Avrukh 1.d4 book
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Nimzo and Benonis Nimzo and Benonis
Benoni, Nimzo, QI, Bogo, etc. [A40, A43-44, A50, A56, A60-A79 & E10-59] with GM John Emms
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GM Repertoire Nimzo Indian
Got this book yesterday.
The book is basically dived in three parts.
Part 1 varios 4th moves.
Part 2  4 e3
Part 3 4 Dc2
If anyone is interested  I give some quick lines

Started 01/31/17 at 16:48:48 by bragesjo
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Question about 4.g3 Ba6 in QID
The main line of the 4.g3 QID is 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Ba6 5. b3 Bb4+ 6. Bd2 Be7 7. Bg2 c6 8. Bc3 d5 9. Ne5 Nfd7 10. Nxd7 Nxd7 11. Nd2 O-O 12. O-O
but recently this line has become p...

Started 04/09/16 at 01:09:10 by BobbyDigital80
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New Nimzo/Bogo-Indian Repertoire book
It's scheduled for Autumn and being made by German IM Christof Sielecki. He's been doing the excellent chess youtube channel for number of years now und...

Started 03/03/13 at 21:25:54 by LostTactic
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Meeting 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 with 2...c5
As Black, after 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 I become uneasy because I know one of those "attack" openings is probably coming, like the Torre, Colle, Colle-Zuckertort, Barry, Stonewall etc.
I saw that 2...c5 ...

Started 07/26/15 at 23:49:13 by AlienOctopus
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What do Nimzo-Bogo players play vs 1.Nf3 2.c4 3.g3
I don't play any Indian defense, but I was just curious about players who play the Nimzo + Bogo Indian complex...
Against 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 they play the Nimzo-Indian.
Against 1. d4 ...

Started 06/21/15 at 22:16:13 by Marc Benford
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By: bragesjo
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The Queen's Indian by Bologan
A strategic weapon against 1.d4: The Queen's Indian Defense by Bologan will be a new DVD by Chessbase.
He said in the preview that he will give a repertoire with ...Ba6. But what will he...

Started 04/25/15 at 11:16:41 by wolfsblut
7 3302 Last Post 06/22/15 at 09:56:48
By: Alias
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Responses to Benoni Ignored?
I play the Benoni via the 1d4 Nf6 2c4 e6 move order as I'm also comfortable with the Nimzo. After 3Nf3 c5 4e3 (which I think of as the Benoni ignored) or 4Nc3, I'm still looking for a good move. Thoug...

Started 10/10/13 at 17:51:43 by therush
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By: kylemeister
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Need help with the Nimzoindian
Hi friends! I need your help with a book about the Nimzo from Black perspective. This Is my first try with this defense. THANKS a lot for your help

Started 04/04/15 at 19:50:19 by Pingudon
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By: Stigma
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Playing against 3. g3 for 2300+ NID/QID players
I was wondering what is a reliable response for 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3, in other words, like Awrukh style (I play this as White Smiley) for Black, for someone who plays the NID/QID complex for 3. Nc3/3....

Started 02/24/15 at 22:12:06 by DenVerdsligeRejsende
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By: ErictheRed
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A try to create a 1. ...e6 repertoire
Hello all!
After playing and trying almost every opening against 1.d4, I decided to play the Nimzo Indian with black. But there are a few problems. First, I thought it would be good to start with...

Started 09/09/11 at 21:20:23 by cynima
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By: TN
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Black Rooks in the Nimzo and Benoni
Hi everyone! Smiley Recently, I've been having trouble activating my black rooks and getting them open/half-open files in the Nimzo and Benoni. What is the best place to position one's black rook in these...

Started 09/05/14 at 12:48:45 by VaughanWilliams
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Tivi vs 1.d4
Apparently Tiviakov is doing two DVDs on the Nimzo, QID and Catalan. The first one is on the latter two.
I haven't seen ...

Started 11/30/11 at 07:54:54 by Alias
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By: CanadianClub
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Various ...b5-gambits after 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6
I am currently exploring the idea of gambitting the b5-pawn after 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 (so no Benko).
The Blumenfeld of course: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 c5 4.d5 b5.
In the Nimzo : Leningrad 1.d4 N...

Started 06/08/13 at 18:14:05 by nocteus
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By: ErictheRed
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Best vs Seirawan's anti-NID 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Bg5
There's a guy in my club that always avoids the NID this way. What do you think is the best to face 3.Bg5: 3...c5 a la Benoni, or 3...Bb4+ allowing white's 4.Nd2? Where I could find information?

Started 03/25/13 at 09:40:58 by gramsci
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By: kylemeister
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What is a good defense to the neo-indian attack? (1.d4 nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Bg5!?).
I recently faced it for the first time and played 3. . . h6.  After 4. Bh4, I chose 4 ... Bb4+ and was happy when my...

Started 03/16/13 at 00:03:46 by Dave1998
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By: kylemeister
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Makarov on Nimzo/Bogo
chess-stars has announced several forthcoming books, among them:
The Bogo-Indian for Black by GM Marat Makarov (nov/dec10)
The Nimzo-Indian for Black by GM Marat Makarov (dec10/jan11)
I hope these books ...

Started 10/28/10 at 17:19:19 by tracke
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Is Winning Chess Middlegames by Sokolov
An okay place to start learning about the Nimzo Indian defense, namely its pawn structure ideas? I mainly got it for its coverage of QGD and QGA structures, but the first chapter is devoted to playing...

Started 09/22/11 at 15:33:48 by up and comer
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By: Alias
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Tiviakov - No fear of 1.d4!

Started 01/10/12 at 16:00:15 by Gueler
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By: Gueler
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Catalan-Benoni-English Hybrid
Recently I decided to play the Benoni against the Catalan: 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 c5 (I fancy my chances against Avrukh's recommendations) but then a number of players continue with: 4. Nf3 accordin...

Started 09/21/11 at 12:31:48 by F22
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learn the nimzo/bogo
Simple question... i would like to learn the nimzo ...should i start here with ebooks or is it just too advanced and i should buy a starting out book first?
I'm around 1800/1900

Started 04/05/11 at 00:56:44 by piefr1
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