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Re: Most material on the Two Knights variation
Reply #3 - 07/01/16 at 02:42:25
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TN wrote on 06/26/16 at 10:52:12:
ChessPublishing springs to mind. In general, the Two Knights is still an underestimated shortcut for White.


Thanks, it also turns out that Sveshnikov recommends it in his very recent "Blitz Repertoire" book -- just downloaded it for my Kindle
  
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Re: Most material on the Two Knights variation
Reply #2 - 06/26/16 at 10:52:12
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ChessPublishing springs to mind. In general, the Two Knights is still an underestimated shortcut for White. I guess Black should go for 3...Nf6 like in the following game:



3...dxe4 4.Nxe4 Nf6 also totally fell out of fashion, though it doesn't surprise me too much as I found some ideas a couple of years ago that gave White a very slight, but risk-free edge. The following game proves a good inspiration:

  

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Re: Most material on the Two Knights variation
Reply #1 - 06/26/16 at 10:22:58
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Guess I could start by going over 20 or so games by Van der Wiel: http://www.365chess.com/search_result.php?search=1&m=5&n=499&ms=e4.c6.Nc3.d5.Nf3...
  
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Most material on the Two Knights variation
06/25/16 at 10:09:11
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Thanks to everybody who responded to my request for material on the Gurgenidze.  Now I'm looking for the most material on the Two Knights.

Thanks in advance.
  
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