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Caro-Kann
Caro-Kann
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In: Re: 3.Nc3 de4 4.Ne4 Nf6 5...
By: stockhausen
Pirc
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Pirc Defence [B07-09]
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135 2038 Last Post 01/08/20 at 20:22:56
In: Re: Austrian 150 Attack
By: MartinC
Modern
Modern
Modern Defence 1...g6 [B06]
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85 1205 Last Post 01/15/20 at 13:01:49
In: Re: Another Lakdawala Mod...
By: Wintermondnacht
Alekhine
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Alekhine's Defence [B02-B05]
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156 2506 Last Post 11/23/19 at 20:54:52
In: Alekhine Defense - The Da...
By: lg
Scandinavian
Scandinavian
Scandinavian Defence/Centre Counter 1 e4 d5 [B01]
Moderators: TN, Willempie
163 1865 Last Post 12/23/19 at 13:26:26
In: Re: Scandinavian Portugue...
By: fling
1. e4 ... 1. e4 ...
Caro, Pirc/Modern, Alekhine & Scandinavian [B01-19] with GM Justin Tan
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Looking for a new opening against e4
I have been playing the caro kann for a few years now and its a great opening I've had a lot of success with, but I feel like it's now time for me to expand my opening repertoire.
I'm looking fo...

Started 10/22/08 at 00:48:07 by up and comer
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110 37628 Last Post 11/08/08 at 10:16:44
By: mangler
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Poll: Defense's to e4
Cry It will be interesting to see the statistics later

Started 02/12/06 at 16:35:53 by Brian Colmark(Guest) (Guest)
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15 8427 Last Post 09/17/08 at 18:44:38
By: cyronix - Ex Member
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Opinion needed!
1.e4 Nc6 2.Nc3
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My idea here as black is to use this to avoid the kings gambit against a certain opponent (a good friend and FM). After 2.Nf3 my in...

Started 06/23/08 at 20:33:41 by Gerbarts
11 4802 Last Post 07/25/08 at 10:56:33
By: jaki
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'New' 1.e4 repertoire book?
I was reading a review of 'An Aggressive Opening Repertoire for the Club Player' by Nikolai Kalinichenko
...with the following text about the lines covered...
The aggressive opening repertoi...

Started 04/10/08 at 17:52:10 by naughtyknight
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16 10206 Last Post 06/10/08 at 04:39:27
By: Anonymous - Ex Member
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Nimzowitsch Defence - what is the critical test?
Hello,
Does anyone know what is White's best line against 1.e4 Nc6? White's main moves are 2.d4 and 2.Nf3, although in the former line White has a few options against each of 2...d5, 2...e5 and 2...

Started 04/11/08 at 22:53:41 by Chevalier
11 5313 Last Post 04/14/08 at 04:13:11
By: Legion XIX
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ANYONE PLAY 1 e4 g5 as BLACK HERE ? LET's DISCUSS!
Hi, everyone!
I am wondering if anyone plays 1 e4 g5, the so-called Macho Grob (Basman Defense), or Borg. What do you think of this opening?
Please give some lines to discuss. Thanks!

Started 03/19/08 at 20:31:11 by Gambit
1 1567 Last Post 03/20/08 at 08:31:25
By: Willempie
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The greatest of all time is dead. Peace be upon yo
I dont think I can find a better place to write about Bobby than under 1.e4.
I cant believe its true that he is dead. Such a fantastic player.
He was the best player of all time. A great war...

Started 01/18/08 at 18:09:47 by kalle99
8 3339 Last Post 02/15/08 at 05:50:54
By: DoubledPawns
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Davies new 1 e4 repertoire DVD
Any reactions to the new DVD  http://chessbase.com/shop/product.asp?pid=355
?
I think it's refreshing to see a white repertoire DVD, hope there a few more coming in the near future.
I ...

Started 12/15/07 at 20:03:57 by ghenghisclown
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26 11688 Last Post 12/28/07 at 11:58:48
By: winawer77
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St George theory and praxis
There are not too many Forum threads on the St George so I thought I’d open a new one. I’ve been having a look at some of the critical(?) lines and would be interested to hear people’s views.
One...

Started 12/12/06 at 01:47:09 by Michael Ayton
3 2938 Last Post 08/20/07 at 20:03:19
By: thibdb13
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Duras gambit
Is there any litterature about the Duras gambit (1.e4-f5)?

Started 08/19/07 at 15:47:34 by thibdb13
1 2354 Last Post 08/19/07 at 16:42:49
By: kylemeister
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What the H... is doing Mr. Watson here? ;-)
I have bought everything Mr. Watson has written about the French, I,II and III. Dangerous openings (THE FRENCH) and now he is talking about THE CARO!!  Shocked Oh no what a nightmare! What are we (French p...

Started 05/13/07 at 18:58:32 by Pingudon
7 3016 Last Post 07/04/07 at 11:58:23
By: Klick
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St-George
I just wanted to know if the St-George (1. e4-a6 2. d4-b5) is still plaid and where to find some interesting examples. Miles beat Karpov with it in 1980 and Michael Basman wrote two (?) books about it...

Started 06/14/07 at 15:15:56 by thibdb13
0 1098 Last Post 06/14/07 at 15:15:56
By: thibdb13
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Transposing from Nimzowitch defence to Pirc
I quite like playing the Nimzowitch defence (1. e4 Nc6) as black when White plays 2. d4, preferring the black-squared strategy of 2. ...e5 and not 2. ...d5. I then often get to play a "tango" type pos...

Started 06/07/07 at 10:46:56 by Knut S.
7 4209 Last Post 06/12/07 at 18:48:12
By: Knut S.
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Beating the 1.e4...! Is there such a book?
Hello,
I am looking for a repertoire book for white against all minor responses to 1.e4, i.e. all openings where black doesn´t play c5, e6 or e5. (I hear the furious howl of the of the pirc or al...

Started 12/13/06 at 22:06:50 by Lou_Cyber
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28 11947 Last Post 02/16/07 at 20:52:08
By: Knut S.
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Carpathian Warrior?
Just wondering if anyone here has gotten the Carpathian Warrior by Bogdan Lalic & Vladimir Okhotnik, and if so what do you think about it?
The sales pitch from LCC:
Quote:
[i]370 pages
A ne...

Started 04/07/06 at 07:43:22 by TalJechin
10 10315 Last Post 02/09/07 at 00:22:53
By: TopNotch
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New 1. e4...... host
Any ideas who will be taking over this section now that Andrew has moved to Anti-Sicilians and Rowson has simply moved on?
Toppertz Smiley

Started 11/19/06 at 18:10:43 by TopNotch
8 3119 Last Post 11/30/06 at 20:12:06
By: Seth_Xoma
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A defense against 1.e4
Hi, im making my repertoire to play tournaments and i wanna know wichi defense you recommend against 1.e4? (Its not a problem if it is a draw defense). I wanna learn something with little theory becau...

Started 09/08/06 at 03:13:34 by peon4rey
10 4749 Last Post 11/29/06 at 06:22:12
By: StuntLinguist
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The NORTH SEA DEFENCE
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    I am interested in discussing the North Sea Defence
    eg 1 e4 g6 2 d4 Nf6!?
    As far as I can see the most common moves here are:
    a) 3 e5 Nh5 4 Be2 d6!?
Smiley
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Started 01/12/03 at 19:51:28 by IMAndrewMartin
9 4528 Last Post 09/14/06 at 13:26:02
By: Marc Narciso
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Re: Starting Out: 1 e4 by  Neil McDonald
http://www.chesspub.com/cgi-bin/yabb2/YaBB.pl?num=1152780824
This thread should answer some of your questions about the book. Cool

Started 08/24/06 at 00:05:44 by Viceroy
0 1238 Last Post 08/24/06 at 15:57:40
By: Viceroy
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A Solid Defense to 1. e4?
I was wondering what you guys thought of the following defense to 1. e4.  It is basically a Philidor which bypasses the King's Gambit:
1. e4 d6
2. d4 Nf6
3. Nc6 e5
I think Black se...

Started 08/04/06 at 05:00:05 by Dinomike100
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18 9419 Last Post 08/09/06 at 13:53:19
By: MNb
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