Latest Updates:
Budapest Budapest
Budapest Gambit 3...Ng4 & Fajarowicz 3...Ne4 [A51-52]
(Moderators: CraigEvans, proustiskeen)
Topics: 38
Posts: 560
Pages Pages: [1] 2 
There are no actions to perform.
Subject / Started By Replies Sort (A-Z) Views Last Post
 Important Topics
Sticky Topic
Budapest Gambit playable CB eBook
I've completely revamped the Budapest Gambit PDF eBook, and added a brand new Budapest Gambit playable (CBV) eBook, with over 130 annotated games!
DD subscribers can get it here: Smiley

Started 01/13/15 at 14:02:33 by GMTonyKosten
1 3545 Last Post 01/13/15 at 15:46:17
By: GMTonyKosten
 Board Topics
Normal Topic
Black sacs 3 pawns in Budapest Declined 3. d5 b5!?
1. d4 Nf6  2. c4 e5  3. d5 b5 is a new way for Black to counter declining the Budapest with 3. d5.
In the following line (not all of which is necessarily  forced) after 3...b5  4. cxb5 a6  5. bxa...

Started 06/12/11 at 20:42:20 by George Jempty
0 2227 Last Post 06/12/11 at 20:42:19
By: George Jempty
Normal Topic
Budapest Nbd2
How do you play against Nbd2 in the Adler variation of the Budapest?  I am sort of new to this opening but it seems to make black's attack much tougher.

Started 07/23/10 at 01:15:42 by vasilicus
0 2004 Last Post 07/23/10 at 01:15:41
By: vasilicus
Normal Topic
L'Ami-Efimov, 2015
This game was mentioned in the current month's update. Stockfish suggests a surprising improvement on move 12: Rc1!
[pgn][Event "Malatya Golden Apricot op 3rd"]
[Site "Malatya"]
[Date "20...|/pgn]

Started 01/23/17 at 22:38:02 by jdart
1 2033 Last Post 01/24/17 at 11:51:25
By: Confused_by_Theory
Normal Topic
budapest declined
That move has to be bad but I struggle to find how black does continue aggressively after 1.d4 Cf6 2.c4 e5 3.d5
Classical continuation I encountered: 3...Fc5 4.e3 and then I found it difficult to...

Started 06/19/10 at 08:09:23 by jeome
1 2390 Last Post 06/19/10 at 13:07:56
By: SWJediknight
Normal Topic
Budapest - Farajowicz variation
       After the following d4,Nf6,  c4,e5,  de,Ne4,  Nf3,Nc6,  Bf4 what is blacks best, d6,Bc5 or Bb4?
Thanks Fazza

Started 01/28/07 at 17:15:34 by fazza
1 1740 Last Post 01/29/07 at 14:01:52
By: thibdb13
Normal Topic
Play the Budapest by A.Martin

Play the Budapest Defence
by IM Andrew Martin
Everyman ; 384 pages ; £20/$30 ; May 2021

Started 04/21/21 at 20:12:31 by tracke
2 402 Last Post 05/07/21 at 19:51:50
By: tracke
Normal Topic
A Budapest middlegame
1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e5 3. dxe5 Ng4 4. Bf4 Nc6 5. Nf3 Bb4+ 6. Nbd2 Qe7 7. e3
Ngxe5 8. Nxe5 Nxe5 9. Be2 O-O 10. O-O Ng6 11. Bg3 Bd6 12. Bxd6 Qxd6 13. Ne4
Qe7 14. Nc3 d6 15. Nd5 Qd8 16. g3...

Started 08/20/11 at 21:33:43 by nexirae
2 3175 Last Post 08/22/11 at 01:51:03
By: Markovich
Normal Topic
Budapest Tango
In the Two Knights Tango, after 1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 Nc6 3 Nf3 the normal move is 3...e6.  But can Black play 3...e5 as if it were a Budapest with ...Nc6 and Nf3 tossed in?  4 dxe5 Ng4 would transpose to a k...

Started 10/27/09 at 00:15:43 by pacificknight
2 3338 Last Post 10/27/09 at 13:02:00
By: SWJediknight
Normal Topic
Taylor's Budapest Book - disappointing
Frankly, rather dismal.
1. Poor analysis.
d4 Nf6
c4 e5
de5 Ng4
Bf4 g5
Bg3 Bg7
Nf3 Nc6
h4 Nge5
Ne5 Ne5
hg5 Nc4
Nc3 c6
e4 Nb2 <br ...

Started 10/19/09 at 14:10:51 by Bibs
2 3698 Last Post 10/19/09 at 17:57:50
By: JonathanB
Normal Topic
Hi ,I have tried to improve blacks play after Ng4 ;Bf4 Nc6 ; Nf3 Bb4+; Nc3!
And I coulnt find any variation,where black can equalize.Most of the variations are forced and let to positions,where b...

Started 07/09/07 at 14:04:53 by Udav18
2 1915 Last Post 07/10/07 at 19:42:51
By: Udav18
Normal Topic
Budapest 4. Bf4 g5
What's the best way for White to combat 4. Bf4 g5 in the Budapest gambit?  Compared to Najdorf 6. Be3 Ng4 7. Bg5 h6 8. Bh4 g5 line, 4... g5 in the Budapest doesn't seem that much wor...

Started 01/31/06 at 02:35:53 by lnn2
2 2378 Last Post 07/04/07 at 12:51:12
By: Udav18
Normal Topic
Fajarowicz - Bonsdorff variation with 4.a3
In my chess club a couple of my friends and I had a look at the position after 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5 Ne4 4.a3 b6 5.Qd5 Bb7 6.Qxb7 Nc6. All I really knew about this was from an old article in Kaissib...

Started 11/29/04 at 19:03:06 by Bonsai
2 3023 Last Post 11/30/04 at 07:48:33
By: tracke
Normal Topic
Budapest declination transposes to French Exchange
1. d4 Nf6  2. c4 e5  3. e3 exd4  4. exd4 d5

Started 05/09/03 at 13:48:12 by gjempty
2 2455 Last Post 09/22/03 at 00:08:33
By: gjempty
Normal Topic
Recent Budapest 3...Ng4 High-Level Book
What are some good books that focus on the Budapest with 3...Ng4 for Black that are fairly recent, and good for those who are 2200 minimum? I think that there was Moskalenko's book but that was 2008, ...

Started 03/22/15 at 08:49:47 by DenVerdsligeRejsende
3 3850 Last Post 03/23/15 at 17:06:58
By: Anders
Normal Topic
Budapest - 2. Nf3
As a long-time KID player who's become bored with closed positions, I'm migrating towards either the Budapest gambit or the Chigorin.  My natural inclination is towards the Budapest (hence the post he...

Started 01/01/05 at 11:36:34 by Faraday
3 2561 Last Post 01/05/05 at 21:41:56
By: bob000 (Guest)
Normal Topic
Budapest Gambit Theory
Hi, I am an ex-scholastic player looking for something to play against d4.  This is a common problem in my game - I keep switching openings against the Queen's Gambit.  In the last two years I have sw...

Started 06/05/10 at 21:07:42 by vasilicus
4 5383 Last Post 06/17/10 at 21:19:10
By: RivertonKnight
Normal Topic
Had a new encounter today...
1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e5 3. dxe5 Ng4 4. Qd4..
I tried playing Bb4+ but the whole thing didn't seem to flow well and ended up losing the game.  Any thoughts?

Started 01/31/07 at 20:58:48 by AcuWill
4 2563 Last Post 07/04/07 at 12:47:31
By: Udav18
Normal Topic
Budapest gambit
I actually started looking at the lines in Squeezing the Gambits a few weeks ago. I also looked some at Taylor's The Budapest Gambit. The lines recommended in Squeezing the Gambits look like they give...

Started 01/17/14 at 15:21:04 by fling
5 4656 Last Post 08/15/14 at 00:27:39
By: ErictheRed
Normal Topic
I've to find a sound and aggressive line against the Budapest Gambit. Reading "The Budapest for The Tournament Player" I've found this variation:
1. d4 Nf6  2. c4 e5  3. dxe5 Ng4  4. Bf4 Nc6 ...and no

Started 02/28/08 at 16:55:24 by Templare2
This topic contains 1 attachment
5 4985 Last Post 03/19/09 at 10:29:31
By: Klick
Pages Pages: [1] 2 
There are no actions to perform.
Normal Topic Normal Topic
Sticky Topic Sticky Topic
Locked Topic Locked Topic
Locked Topic Sticky Locked Topic
Moved Topic Moved Topic
Global Announcement Global Announcement
Locked Global Announcement Locked Global Announcement
Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies) Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies)
Very Hot Topic (More than 25 Replies) Very Hot Topic (More than 25 Replies)
You can view Topics in this Board.

You cannot post replies to Topics in this Board.
You cannot start new Topics in this Board.
You cannot post Attachments in this Board.
You cannot start Polls in this Board.
  ‹ Board Index   Top