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Najdorf
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Najdorf Defence [B90-B99]
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By: an ordinary chessplayer
Sveshnikov
Sveshnikov
Sveshnikov/Pelikan, Kalashnikov, Lowenthal & Grivas Sicilian [B32-33]
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100 848 Last Post 07/16/21 at 22:18:26
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By: Bibs
Paulsen
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Paulsen/Kan, Taimanov, Four Knights [B40-49]
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126 1602 Last Post 05/20/21 at 00:20:10
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By: FreeRepublic
Classical
Classical
Richter-Rauzer [B60-69], Classical Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation & Sozin Benko [B56-59]
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63 691 Last Post 06/26/21 at 21:13:32
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By: FreeRepublic
Scheveningen
Scheveningen  (1 Viewing)
Scheveningen, inc. Keres Attack, Perenyi, Sozin Velimirovic Attack [B80-89]
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44 703 Last Post 11/03/20 at 20:03:52
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By: kylemeister
Open Sicilians Open Sicilians
Najdorf, Sveshnikov, Kan & others [B32-33, B40-49, B54-69 & B80-99] with GM Michael Roiz
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Poll: Favorite Defense
Hello.  I wanted to know what your favorite Sicilian Defense variation was.  I am terribly sorry if I misspelled the name of your favorite variation. Cry

Started 07/03/03 at 23:19:23 by Ilikethedragon
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20 12613 Last Post 05/04/04 at 19:08:05
By: nexirae
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Questions about the Maroczy...
Well, I was wondering a few things, reading the other post about the maroczy:
1. the accelerated dragon is not that popular because of the maroczy bind; but, the 3.Bb5+ variation is not supposed ...

Started 04/13/04 at 06:27:58 by krugman
1 2171 Last Post 04/13/04 at 05:35:33
By: Losetowin
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Polgar - Shirov - I don't see a repeat by White
I don't see an exact repeat by White of the Linares 2001 game where white won in the English attack.  For instance, Berg - Odeev deviated (did not play Kd1 as Polgar did).  Is there a reason for the n...

Started 04/05/04 at 01:13:29 by dhaessel
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By: dhaessel
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2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Nc3 e6
    I know it has been very popular of late to play 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Nc3 to avoid the Sveshnikov Variation, but what is the idea for White after 3...e6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Nf6, since I was under the ...

Started 03/19/04 at 06:15:38 by Glenn Snow
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By: Glenn Snow
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John Fedorowic
This is perhaps not strictly relevant to this forum but I thought people might like to know what sort of guy John Fedorowic is. While playing on ICC tonight, and casually observing one of his games, h...

Started 02/09/04 at 01:54:17 by John Doe (Guest)
7 4735 Last Post 02/29/04 at 20:24:16
By: Glenn Snow
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2.Ne2
If you've read my thread about the Caro's Nd2, you might understand why I'm posting this...
An idea struck me this weekend while playing over a Keres game...if white intends an open Sicilian, why...

Started 11/30/03 at 20:21:46 by nexirae
14 6399 Last Post 12/26/03 at 10:19:05
By: Rejean Tremblay (Guest)
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f3 in Open Sicilian
I know in the 2 ... d6 vars this move is considered an acceptable alternative, but after 1.e4 c5 Nf3 Nc6 d4 cxd4 Nxd4 Nf6 f3!? is there some sort of way for black to deal with this?  As a Sveshnikov p...

Started 11/08/03 at 18:13:11 by nexirae
5 4302 Last Post 12/01/03 at 02:47:51
By: badknight
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New move for black in Sicilian
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 c5d4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 h6
5...h6 is a new move which prevents
the Bg5 which is seen in the Sveshnikov and
Richter-Rauser.  Black's system could include ...d6
a...

Started 09/12/03 at 15:38:10 by pacificknight
4 3561 Last Post 10/18/03 at 09:20:49
By: Mike Thomas
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Question about the maroczy bind
Hello, Mr. Fedorowicz.
We met at the Guelph Pro Am of 2002 and you gave me some sound opening advice there, and i have read your columns at chesspublishing.com, and i was wondering if you could h...

Started 02/18/03 at 19:33:56 by Sebastian (Guest)
0 2368 Last Post 02/18/03 at 14:33:55
By: Sebastian (Guest)
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O'Kelly Sicilian (2...a6) question
Hello  Roll Eyes
I'm interested by the O'Kelly sicilian (1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 a6). Most authors say that 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 e5 is OK for Black as it gives an improved version of Sveshnikov Sicilian (as Nb5 is p...

Started 01/04/03 at 21:23:35 by hicetnunc
3 5823 Last Post 02/15/03 at 07:08:40
By: Quark
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Welcome
Roll Eyes Hello everyone! I'm GM John Fedorowicz and I'll do my best to answer any questions or check any ideas my fellow Sicilian fanatics present me with. All the best to you all!

Started 01/04/03 at 01:32:27 by GMJohnFedorowicz (Ex Member)
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