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Caro-Kann
Caro-Kann  (1 Viewing)
[B10-B19]
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271 3335 Last Post 05/22/19 at 16:23:37
In: Re: 3.Nc3 de4 4.Ne4 Nf6 5...
By: kylemeister
Pirc
Pirc  (1 Viewing)
Pirc Defence [B07-09]
Moderators: TN, Willempie
134 2014 Last Post 08/01/19 at 12:27:25
In: Re: Pirc 4 Bg5: Best Line...
By: Confused_by_Theory
Modern
Modern  (1 Viewing)
Modern Defence 1...g6 [B06]
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84 1189 Last Post 08/13/19 at 06:05:23
In: Re: The Modern Tiger (Tig...
By: Confused_by_Theory
Alekhine
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Alekhine's Defence [B02-B05]
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155 2505 Last Post 04/29/19 at 15:33:47
In: Re: Tal-Larsen 1965
By: edgy
Scandinavian
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Scandinavian Defence/Centre Counter 1 e4 d5 [B01]
Moderators: TN, Willempie
162 1838 Last Post 08/01/19 at 23:00:38
In: Scandinavian with 3...Qd6...
By: mn
1. e4 ... 1. e4 ...
Caro, Pirc/Modern, Alekhine & Scandinavian [B01-19] with GM Justin Tan
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Alekine or Modern/Pirc
Hi everyone,
I am wondering which has a better reputation the Modern/Pirc or the Alekine's defence??
Thanks,
Zatara

Started 02/17/09 at 21:55:38 by Zatara
13 4268 Last Post 03/09/09 at 11:12:12
By: Holbox
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Problem in a Wisnewski line
Hi guys!
I was checking the following line from Wisnewski's "Play 1...Nc6" (pg. 54):
1. e4 Nc6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 f6 4. f4 Nh6 5. Nf3 Bf5 6. c3 e6 7. Bd3 Be4 8. Qe2 f5 9. Nbd2 Qd7 10. O-O Nf7 11...

Started 02/10/09 at 17:51:53 by Chess_Addict
3 1785 Last Post 02/17/09 at 20:02:20
By: realpolitik
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Suttles—Chess on the Edge
Several months ago, I put an order into a local bookstore for the new books on Duncan Suttles.  They still haven't arrived.   Undecided
Has anybody had a look at them?  Any thoughts?

Started 01/04/09 at 22:53:46 by HgMan
7 3205 Last Post 01/21/09 at 01:35:00
By: refutor
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Poll: Which is riskier-3..Qa5 CC or 4..Bf5 Classical CK?
I guess the question has been asked before a number of times, but I did't find anything among the top 10 results of normal searching.
I'd like to ask someone who really knows a lot about 3..Qa5 S...

Started 12/31/08 at 16:49:14 by HoemberChess
2 1819 Last Post 01/01/09 at 21:02:13
By: TN
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N8e7 in the Nimzovitch
I've been playing 1...Nc6 for a little while now, and doing well enough to stick with it. But, I've been wondering why I don't see strong players play the King's knight out to e7 to facilitate the the...

Started 12/24/08 at 09:47:03 by Carld
2 1869 Last Post 12/28/08 at 16:57:26
By: Knut S.
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From alekhine to scandinavian???
I ve been playing the alekhine since 2005, however now i found that all my oposition  play 2.Nc3 (I dont like this type of positions) or they know the theory so well that i cant get good positions. I ...

Started 12/01/08 at 20:52:04 by peon4rey
6 3105 Last Post 12/15/08 at 23:27:18
By: peon4rey
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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 35949 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 8047 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 4598 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 9782 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 5124 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 1474 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 3176 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 11126 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 2789 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 2134 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 2803 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 1035 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 4063 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 11572 Last Post 02/16/07 at 20:52:08
By: Knut S.
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