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Yugoslav 9 0-0-0 & Intro
Yugoslav 9 0-0-0 & Intro  (1 Viewing)
Yugoslav Attack [B75-B76] inc. 9 0-0-0 d5 Mainline [B76], 'Dragadorf' [B75], 9 g4 [B76], and Irregular [B75]
Moderator: MNb
118 1850 Last Post 03/02/21 at 03:11:32
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By: Bibs
Yugoslav 9 Bc4
Yugoslav 9 Bc4  (1 Viewing)
Yugoslav Attack [B77-B79] inc. Chinese Variation [B77], Soltis Variation[B78]
Moderator: MNb
188 1817 Last Post 02/21/20 at 11:51:32
In: Re: Soltis 13.Bg5 Nc4 rea...
By: XChess1971
Classical  (1 Viewing)
6 Be2, 6 Bc4, 6 g3, Levenfish [B70-74]
Moderator: MNb
36 235 Last Post 01/12/18 at 07:28:32
In: help me.
By: petertohen
Accelerated  (2 Viewing)
Accelerated Dragons, Hyper, Semi, Maroczy Bind [B27, B34-39]
Moderator: MNb
77 981 Last Post 08/09/22 at 14:05:07
In: Re: Accelerated Dragon wi...
By: bragesjo
Dragon Sicilians Dragon Sicilians
Dragons and Accelerated Dragons [B27, B34-39 & B70-79] with GM Chris Ward
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What I don't like in the dragon ...
is that white can quite often go for an endgame without queens, if he wants to,
in other sicilians black is hardly obliged to exchange queens.

Started 11/27/07 at 21:15:07 by battleangel (Ex Member)
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By: bragesjo
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How do you beat the dragon?

Started 02/03/06 at 22:12:11 by ...(Guest) (Guest)
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By: Strptzr
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Avoiding Bc4, Be2 classical Dragons
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Qc7 occurred to me some while back as an interesting line to play. I indeed played it in the Rhein-Main Open, Bad Homburg, but made an inaccuracy and t...

Started 10/30/09 at 06:01:02 by ACSian
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By: ACSian
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GM Repertoire: The Dragon 1 & 2 by GM Gawain Jones
I got the books a few days ago! I can't make a full review of them yet (they're massive and my time is limited) but I'd like to tell you what I've noticed instantly:
1. These are the best books, ...

Started 09/05/15 at 20:02:12 by AJZ
10 15286 Last Post 09/23/16 at 13:40:34
By: bragesjo
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The Dragons in White rep books by P.Negi & J.Shaw
The excerpt from the book 1.e4 vs The Sicilian II by P. Negi is up on QC site: ...

Started 10/09/15 at 16:17:43 by AJZ
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Sicilian Dragon books, CD and DVDs lists
Hello everyone! I have been a Dragon player at club level from my childhood. I’d like to share with you lists of some published Dragon material I’m aware of. I made lists of books, CDs and DVDs.

Started 03/19/15 at 20:26:00 by AJZ
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Does Chris Ward ever check out the message board
I was just curious.  I udnerstand this isn't the d4 d5 board, but i just found out he was releasing Play the Queens Gambit for Everyman and I was wondering if there was a timetable or any early info o...

Started 06/03/05 at 05:27:57 by Alex (Guest)
2 2149 Last Post 06/04/05 at 18:07:55
By: TopNotch
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Introduction to Dragon for 2100 rated player
Do you think that Williams DVD or the Nielsen ones are a better introduction to the Dragon from both an instructive perspective and enjoyment perspective? I don't own either and am wondering what read...

Started 08/29/14 at 04:52:33 by Anon
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18 20125 Last Post 02/22/15 at 02:38:01
By: yolocounty
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Sniper Dragons
Perhaps this should be posted in Daring Defences to d4 but i couldn't be bothered checking the ECO codes. I was wondering if it is possible to cover the Sniper Dragon? as, Donaldson points out there a...

Started 03/25/11 at 08:37:25 by Arcticmonkey
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By: Jay
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Play the Sicilian Dragon
Does anybody know anything about this new book?
"Play the sicilian dragon" by Edward Dearing.

Started 11/20/04 at 16:00:22 by Armin
4 3261 Last Post 12/27/04 at 10:31:46
By: Edward_Dearing
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Where is the supposed white advantage here?
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 xd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 d6 6.Bc4 g6
Nunn gives
7.e5 Ng4 8.xd6 Qxd6 9. Qxd6 xd6 10.0-0 +=
But I don't see how white can get any advantage here.
10.... Be6 11.Re...

Started 08/23/04 at 16:30:36 by Arthur I (Guest)
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By: Michael Ayton
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General question about Dragon
Hi, I'm new to Dragon and was given a book by a friend written by Golubev from 1999. I have a ordered a starting out book but it hasn't arrived yet.
Is there any important difference between 7......

Started 05/04/09 at 14:32:07 by aspiringplayer
4 4343 Last Post 05/30/09 at 08:51:35
By: will smith
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SOS 11
In the new Secrets of Opening Surprises 11 there is, among other stuff, a rare Dragon line included:
S. Tiviakov proposes 8...Be...

Started 07/31/09 at 13:13:11 by AZ
5 4947 Last Post 10/30/09 at 13:35:53
By: ACSian
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9.0-0-0, 12.Bd4 recommendation
Hi guys, been out of the loop for a while in chess but looking to pick up where I left off. Was playing 12...e5 for a long time, but it appears to have fallen on hard times, and I've been dismantled a...

Started 03/03/18 at 15:32:15 by Bancrates
10 7814 Last Post 03/27/18 at 16:54:45
By: MNb
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I didnt know where to put this post as most of em dealt with move orders. So i was wondering. I am not a big fan of the yugoslav i know i am crazy. I hate the dragon and not a big fan of the yugo i mu...

Started 10/20/05 at 23:50:05 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
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15 8434 Last Post 11/21/05 at 13:26:58
By: basqueknight - Ex Member
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Poll: is the dragon sound
just wandering in your completely unbiased opinion if it is truley solid. I ask because shashade said he quit plying it because he thought it was unsound

Started 06/08/05 at 03:02:35 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
3 2307 Last Post 06/08/05 at 09:23:54
By: piefr1 (Guest)
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Killer Dragon DVD
Simon Williams has announced a forthcoming dvd on his website.

Started 09/15/11 at 19:28:36 by Benoni
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By: bragesjo
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Learning the Dragon / 5...g6 6. Be3 Nc6 7. f3 e5
Okay, I admit.  I am new to the Dragon...from either side.  So maybe this post will help others who are adventuring in early waters.  Ultimately, this question is good also for someone who is asking t...

Started 11/12/09 at 17:52:50 by BirdBrain
7 3849 Last Post 11/13/09 at 21:28:10
By: belgian
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my revival line of the dragon
hey..ive been playing this line (online only for testing for acouple weeks) and researched it heavily and i honestly believe if black reaches a certain move black is better. I have fritz 8 and chessma...

Started 10/06/04 at 04:16:35 by blacklion1985
13 6347 Last Post 10/30/04 at 18:29:53
By: blacklion1985
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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
10 6214 Last Post 10/17/10 at 08:59:58
By: TN
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