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Najdorf
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Najdorf Defence [B90-B99]
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By: an ordinary chessplayer
Sveshnikov
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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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Scheveningen
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Scheveningen, inc. Keres Attack, Perenyi, Sozin Velimirovic Attack [B80-89]
Moderator: proustiskeen
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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Sweshnikow DWD by L'Ami
https://shop.chessbase.com/de/products/lami_sveshnikov_sicilian
01: Introduction [04:00]
Sidelines
01: Rare Moves - 6.Nf5/Nxc6/Nf3/Nb3 - Video notation [11:14]
02: 6.Nde2 Bc5 - ...

Looks interesting, and author is good. L'Ami should write books too, not sure why he only does DWDs.

Started 07/03/19 at 07:35:45 by Leon_Trotsky
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By: Leon_Trotsky
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No more open sicilians?
Dear friends, I have seen a lo of antisicilians among very strong players around 2700. Can we conclude that the open sicilian is too risky for white? Caruana only plays Ragozin against Carlsen... perh...

Started 06/18/19 at 18:12:18 by Pingudon
0 1611 Last Post 06/18/19 at 18:12:18
By: Pingudon
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Modern Chess database on Klassical Sicilian
The 1th part had been released earlier, on the Richter-Rauzer exclusively, based on the Kozul Variation:
https://www.modern-chess.com/en/chess-databases/database=61
But today the 2th part was rel...

Started 02/23/19 at 05:00:26 by Leon_Trotsky
0 2070 Last Post 02/23/19 at 05:00:26
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Nimzo sicilian
Hi all,
what do people think of 1.e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6?  AAgaard and jesus de la Villa seem to think it is a lot better then it looks. 
thankis,
Zatara

Started 05/17/15 at 05:04:22 by Zatara
0 1201 Last Post 05/17/15 at 05:04:22
By: Zatara
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GM Roiz
Very nice update this month.  That makes two in a row!  Thanks much.   Smiley

Started 04/17/14 at 12:42:16 by LeeRoth
0 6233 Last Post 04/17/14 at 12:42:16
By: LeeRoth
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Aussie Attack
Gary Lane's latest column at the chesscafe site features what he describes as the Aussie attack. This is a line that goes 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Bg5 and was dreamt up by the Australian team ...

Started 06/12/13 at 09:31:58 by RdC
0 2008 Last Post 06/12/13 at 09:31:58
By: RdC
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Re: System against the Dragondorf
Reverse wrote on 03/02/11 at 21:00:14:
Simon Williams' book has been out for a couple of years. Have there been any important games that puts a question to the validity of this system or has anyone come up with a strong line against it?...

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Started 03/02/11 at 21:00:14 by TonyRo
0 1160 Last Post 03/02/11 at 21:07:12
By: TonyRo
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help for the game
I played this game from Yahoo.com.  I am curios if I should have played e5 earlier.  I think my opponent made a grave error in playing e5 himself!!  Any hints would be appreciated.  Yes it was a rapid...

Started 03/22/10 at 04:38:32 by Zatara
0 1057 Last Post 03/22/10 at 04:38:32
By: Zatara
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O'Kelly & Nimzo Sicilian; Anti's or Open's section
Hello,
When browsing through the Open Sicilian and Anti-Sicilian section, I noticed that there was very little mention of the O'Kelly and Nimzowitsch Variations of the Sicilian (2.Nf3 a6 and 2.Nf...

Started 05/25/08 at 04:05:56 by Chevalier
0 899 Last Post 05/25/08 at 04:05:56
By: Chevalier
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Starting Out: 1d4 : A Reliable Repertoire for the
Is this book out of print? I can't find it NEW on amazon.com.
Regards.
M.
Can someone paste this topic to d4 section?

Started 09/24/07 at 17:34:19 by Ender
0 1155 Last Post 09/24/07 at 17:34:18
By: Ender
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wheres fed
hey john we need u on the dragon site make a quest appearence also per andreasen says hi eric

Started 05/05/05 at 12:34:39 by eric moskow (Guest)
0 974 Last Post 05/05/05 at 07:34:35
By: eric moskow (Guest)
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Names of all the subtle vars?
Sorry, this might be abit OT. But say I dont have many chess books, can anyone recommend a simple website or such that explains all the different

Started 02/05/05 at 00:34:22 by newbiee (Guest)
0 1471 Last Post 02/04/05 at 19:34:19
By: newbiee (Guest)
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Did I choose the right continuation?
I am playing as black.
1. e4 c5
2. Nf3 d6
3. Nc3 Nc6 (my opponent tried to mix it up, so I decide to do the same.  Although I feel 3. ...Nf6 is stronger, Nc6 is not bad)
4. Bb5 Bd7...

Started 01/07/05 at 02:24:42 by OneArmedScissor
0 1486 Last Post 01/06/05 at 21:24:41
By: OneArmedScissor
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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
0 1787 Last Post 04/04/04 at 20:13:28
By: dhaessel
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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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The Kveinys Variation by Andrew Martin
I was just browsing the net and saw this, The Kveinys Variation : 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 e6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Qb6 by Andrew Martin. It is an older DVD and I tried looking on chesspub for any reviews and did not...

Started yesterday at 12:45:37 by Darthmambo
1 116 Last Post Yesterday at 13:26:35
By: MartinC
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B96 Najdorf 10. Nxe6!!
Hi all,
I was about to refresh my najdorf repertoire and put the known moves in and stopped after 9. ...b5, when suddenly SF calculated about 10. Nxe6!!
It seems, no GM ever played this mov...

Started 01/04/21 at 14:51:15 by gewgaw
1 447 Last Post 01/04/21 at 15:48:21
By: Confused_by_Theory
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Delayed Bb5+ against 2..d6 in Sicilian
So for comparison context first consider the following line of the Chekhover variation of the sicilian
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6
5. Bb5 Bd7 6. Bxc6 Bxc6 7. Nc3 Nf6 8. Bg5 e6<...

Started 10/14/19 at 06:28:12 by kevinfat
1 1192 Last Post 10/14/19 at 07:45:19
By: kylemeister
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Chigorin ?
Anybody here playing the Reversed Chigorin ? (I know this really belongs in D-pawn specials, but there the post will only be read by Trompowskians, BDGworshippers and 'Killers')

Started 01/12/18 at 07:30:10 by petertohen
1 2578 Last Post 01/12/18 at 08:58:44
By: RdC
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Avoiding Open Sicilian Side-lines
It seems annoying to learn special lines vs. e.g.
2. ..a6  O'Kelly
2. ..Nf6 Nimzowitsch
2. ..b6
With White playing a Nc3 based repertoire, i.e. no Maroczy binds vs e.g. Kan and Ac...

Started 04/29/16 at 12:40:02 by JEH
1 2516 Last Post 04/29/16 at 13:24:48
By: MNb
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