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Yugoslav 9 0-0-0 & Intro
Yugoslav 9 0-0-0 & Intro
Yugoslav Attack [B75-B76] inc. 9 0-0-0 d5 Mainline [B76], 'Dragadorf' [B75], 9 g4 [B76], and Irregular [B75]
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118 1850 Last Post 03/02/21 at 03:11:32
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By: Bibs
Yugoslav 9 Bc4
Yugoslav 9 Bc4
Yugoslav Attack [B77-B79] inc. Chinese Variation [B77], Soltis Variation[B78]
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188 1817 Last Post 02/21/20 at 11:51:32
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6 Be2, 6 Bc4, 6 g3, Levenfish [B70-74]
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Accelerated Dragons, Hyper, Semi, Maroczy Bind [B27, B34-39]
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By: bragesjo
Dragon Sicilians Dragon Sicilians
Dragons and Accelerated Dragons [B27, B34-39 & B70-79] with GM Chris Ward
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Updates of Dragons at
Yesterday, the november update of Dragons subsite in by Chris Ward was published.
As every month update, you could download (as subscriber) some commented games on the Dra...

Started 11/17/09 at 08:17:03 by Fausto Alava-Moreno
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Dragon predictions for 2011
What are your Dragon predictions for 2011?
My hunch is that, in view of the continued expansion of the theory, in over-the-board play we shall see more Whites using move orders that reduce Black...

Started 02/01/11 at 12:21:38 by Paddy
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By: Ametanoitos
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The Dragon, clearly refuted?
I was reading an article at from IM Sam Shankland about the 4th Berkeley International, and was surprised to read the following comment about his 2'nd round game against Roman Yankovsky:<br ...

Started 01/24/11 at 00:22:22 by Carld
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By: kylemeister
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Analyze my first Dragon game
So I've recently returned to chess after a break of a few months. I'm rated around 1700 USCF, and I've decided to finally give up on the Smith-Morra Gambit as my main weapon against the Sicilian, bite...

Started 01/21/11 at 02:32:32 by Fromper
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Move order
On the classical variation i'm playing the variation with Nxd4 and b5 (1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6.Be3 Bg7 7.f3 00 8.Qd2 Nc6 9.Bc4 Bd7 10.000 Rc8 11.Bb3 Nxd4 12.Bxd4 b...

Started 12/26/09 at 13:07:56 by Cougar64
4 3521 Last Post 01/13/11 at 06:13:38
By: Klick
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Happy new year and summery
Happy new year Dragoneers!
I think we can have a traditional summery and developments that took place this year, I doubt anything significnat will show during the few days remaining.
New boo...

Started 12/29/10 at 13:52:30 by bragesjo
3 2913 Last Post 01/07/11 at 21:06:58
By: Gorath
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Sicilian attacks
Today my copy of Sicilian attacks arrived.
Not much new and some hot lines are uncovered.
Pretty instructive models games are given, at least in Dragon chapters.
If anyone has any quest...

Started 12/21/10 at 14:06:13 by bragesjo
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Lack of interactivity in this section
I do always enjoy the Dragon updates but I seriously wonder whether Chris or Gawain ever look at the topics raised and the important games mentioned by contributors to the Dragon section of the forum....

Started 10/19/10 at 16:25:22 by Phil Adams
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State of the Art of Dragon Theory
Dear Dragoneers,
I have in mind keep a post with the state of the art of the "official" theory of the Dragon Sicilian, as covered in
The idea is to put the mainlines of t...

Started 11/19/09 at 08:40:34 by Fausto Alava-Moreno
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By: papacamilla
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My latest dragon
Here comes my latest Dragon game , played yesterday at local clubs competition. Move order was 30 moves on 1,5 hours amd 30 extra minutes after that.
I meet a new player who I had no idea if he p...

Started 10/27/10 at 18:29:39 by bragesjo
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By: bragesjo
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1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 g6 move order pros and cons
What are the pros and cons to this move order for the accelerated dragon ? I'm interested in it to avoid having to face the Rossolimo, one of my favourite lines as White. For 3.c3, d5 seems a good ans...

Started 07/09/10 at 15:42:13 by Laramonet
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By: XChess1971
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New Dragon book
Secrets of the Sicilian Dragon Revised by Eric Schiller

Started 09/30/10 at 18:28:17 by BlkSabb
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By: TN
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Latest word in Bjerring variation
Looking at some recent highlevel encounters from EUROPEAN TEAM CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2009
I noticed this Dragon game. However, I got a new computer and when I finnaly found my Fritz disc it is unrea...

Started 10/28/09 at 14:12:32 by bragesjo
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Unusual moves
I have been reading the Dragon section for some time and trying to learn from it, and it has certainly helped. But there is a topic I don't see covered, and probably because it's quite vas...

Started 09/14/10 at 17:15:54 by RVergara
10 5097 Last Post 09/24/10 at 09:44:17
By: bragesjo
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Is Dearing's Dragon book still relevant?
I have bought Dearing's Dragon book and I'm wondering if it's still a relevant source in which to use in 2010, since it was published in 2004. I have an ELO of around 2300 and think it is a wonderful ...

Started 06/23/10 at 21:40:30 by Gilchrist is a legend
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By: bragesjo
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Dragon article in New in Chess yearbook 94
It appears that New In Chess Yearbook 94 has survey about Dragon with 9 0-0-0 by Van der Tak.
I ordered a copy today, I will post a review once it arrives. I guess that line discussed is either a...

Started 03/17/10 at 16:20:24 by bragesjo
3 4064 Last Post 07/02/10 at 14:36:54
By: bragesjo
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I will not make posts for a while
I will not make posts for a while. I am busy at work and that effects quality of my analyses.
I will however check the forum once a week and continue to watch for elite level encounters and artic...

Started 06/07/10 at 10:20:54 by bragesjo
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Any thoughts about this game
I noticed the following game from the current US championship. I thought that the resulting endgame between Shankland - Robson was simply good for white becouse of better structure. Black made an inte...

Started 05/19/10 at 15:12:53 by bragesjo
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By: Ufuk
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May Update - Endgame annnotation now corrected?
Chris states in the lead in to the May 2010 update that an endgame annotation from the previous month's update has now been corrected. Where is the correction, did I miss it?
Can anyone here who ...

Started 05/20/10 at 22:21:22 by TopNotch
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My next project
Some time in the future I will try to make a ebook called: Drawing with the Dragon: A guide for black to the Yugoslav attack.
Major lines that will be feutered are
9 0-0-0 d5
a Kb1 : Sl...

Started 04/16/09 at 16:31:01 by bragesjo
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