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i am having trouble against this line its short..
i love playing the c-3 sillcian but run into trouble with this line.black playes 2. nc-6 instead of nf-6. so it goes like this e-4 c-5 2.c-3 NC-6. then whats white third move...is it d-4 or B-B5 or Bc...

Started 02/19/08 at 01:40:04 by accdragonpppr
2 1641 Last Post 02/19/08 at 06:21:02
By: DoubledPawns
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2.c3 Nf6 3.e5 Nd5 4.Bc4 Nb6 5.Bb3 Nc6 5.Nf3 d5
[b][size=14]This line seems to have been causing White some headaches of late and while I don't think I've solved them I do think I've come up with an idea that might put the cat back among the pig...

Started 12/07/07 at 16:22:07 by alumbrado
2 1433 Last Post 12/09/07 at 19:12:25
By: alumbrado
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c3-Sicilian
I would like to take up the c3-Sicilian to avoid all the massive amount of theory and complications of the Open Sicilian. I know Black is suppose to be able to equalize against the c3-Sicilian but I c...

Started 12/21/12 at 07:11:32 by Anonymous3
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By: chandrashekharkoravi
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c3 sicilian - 2. ... Nc6
What do you recomend playing against it
as white?
i played:
1.e4 c5 2.c3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.cxd4 e6 5.Nf3 d5 6.e5 Nge7 7.Bd3 Qb6

Started 06/05/03 at 06:42:11 by basicchess (Guest)
4 2615 Last Post 05/04/04 at 06:46:17
By: rowrulz
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Alapin
When White play the Alapin, usually I like to answer with this variation:
1. e4 c5 2. c3 d6 3. d4 Qc7
a) 4. dxc5 Qxc5 5. Be3 Qc7 6. Nf3 Nf6 7.Bd3 g6 8. O-O Bg7
b) 4. Nf3 g6 5. Bd3 Bg7 ...

Started 04/01/07 at 15:57:50 by Batz
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By: Batz
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c3-Sicilian: Sidestepping the 10. d5! Gambit?
I am quite succesfull with the gambit arising after
1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. ed5 Qd5 4. d4 Nc6 5. Nf3 Bg4 6. Be2 cd4 7. cd4 e6 8. h3 Bh5 9. Nc3 Qa5 10. d5,
but  I am not sure how White shold co...

Started 11/18/07 at 18:58:55 by Bernhard
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By: Bernhard
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"Sicilian for the amteur" by Sveshnikov
Some weeks ago I read about this books on the NiC-page: A two volume work by Sveshnikov on the c3-sicilian. Today I've tried to find it again on the NiC-site. But it seems to have been removed.
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Started 07/22/07 at 12:25:45 by Bernhard
2 2441 Last Post 08/15/07 at 10:21:16
By: Paddy
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Sveshnikov's c3 sicilian book (in French)
Not read anything here about it yet though was published last year.
http://www.payot-rivages.net/livre_Gagner-contre-la-Defense-Sicilienne-Evgueni-S...
or<br /...

Started 09/13/09 at 12:30:39 by Bibs
1 3168 Last Post 09/14/09 at 12:36:21
By: Alias
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1e4 c5 2 c3 e5
Hi,
Looking for detailed analysis on this.
Recommended by Silman in old book "Winning with the Sicilian defence" (1991). See Filipovic played this and scanned through his games.
Only ve...

Started 09/10/07 at 16:11:34 by Bibs
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By: kylemeister
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1.e4 c5 2.c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. d4 cxd4 5.Nf3 Nc6
6. cxd4 d6 7. Bc4 Nb6 8. Bb3 dxe5 9. d5 Nb4 10. Nc3---> is there any analysis on this line?

Started 10/12/03 at 00:30:49 by BlueMeanieKing (Guest)
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By: BlueMeanieKing (Guest)
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Nc3 (allowing ...Nxc3) in the Alapin
This is about an observation I've made about some Alapin variations I've played as black. In particular I've been playing the Semkov/Delchev recommendations quite a lot in Internet games. While they h...

Started 08/02/07 at 21:07:54 by Bonsai
2 2317 Last Post 08/04/07 at 09:23:10
By: chk
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2. ... d6 against the Alapin
Hi,
I have explored e4 c5 c3 d6 and it seems the line with 4. Bd3 is its critical test. Any ideas against e4 c5 c3 d6 d4 Nf6 Bd3
Thanks very much

Started 02/23/08 at 15:26:05 by buffalo
1 2015 Last Post 02/23/08 at 16:36:19
By: Matemax
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Richard Palliser reportorial against alapin
Hello friends
I had a look at Richard Pallisers book on Anti sicilian,There he recommended a line ...But ...

Started 11/28/13 at 08:16:14 by chandrashekharkoravi
10 8816 Last Post 03/09/14 at 23:27:14
By: tipau
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Line in the ...d5 Alapin
Anyone have an experience from the Black side of this:
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1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 e6 6. Nf3 Nf6 7. Nc3
He...

Started 05/16/13 at 00:38:11 by Chris Wainscott
5 5304 Last Post 08/19/13 at 03:50:32
By: Bibs
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1.e4 c5 2.c3 e6 3.d4 cxd4!?
I have a suggestion in order to avoid the main lines in Alapin B22
1.e4 c5 2.c3 e6 3.d4 cxd4!?
a) 4.Nf3 dxc3 5.Nxc3 Nc6 - B20
b) 4.cxd4 d5
b1) 5.e5 Nc6 6.Nf3 Nge7 7.Bd3 Nf5 - C02<b...

Started 03/20/04 at 23:17:47 by Da Costa Junior
8 5832 Last Post 03/24/04 at 06:33:40
By: Da Costa Junior
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The C3 Sicillian-early e5 system
Ok ,at the moment im working through Murray Chandler's book on the c3 sicillian.In the early e5 system in the 2...d5 variation as given below he touches on an idea by a player called Milner who analys...

Started 03/07/06 at 13:29:29 by DarMc2
1 1742 Last Post 03/07/06 at 16:50:40
By: kylemeister
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6...g6 in the 2...Nf6 line
1.e4 c5 2.c3 Nf6 3.e5 Nd5 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nf3 Nc6 6.cxd4 g6
I own Sam Collins his ' Simple Repertoire for White' and downloaded/bought the pgn files from his ' killer c3 Sicilian' DVD but I can't fin...

Started 09/08/19 at 15:33:33 by doefmat
3 483 Last Post 09/09/19 at 13:12:09
By: Paddy
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Alapin: 2...d5, exd5 Nf6 playable?
What you think: is 2..d5, 3.exd5 Nf6 in the Alapin playable?
My database shows 177 games with a good score for black.
Any opinions welcome!

Started 12/28/04 at 12:53:02 by Dutch-Kalashnikov
12 4502 Last Post 01/05/05 at 19:54:33
By: MNb
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source on 1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Nf6
Hello! Does anyone know, in which book following variation was advocated for black:
1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Nf6 ?
I think it was in one of the everyman books. Am I right?

Started 01/09/12 at 19:10:42 by Ender
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By: Paddy
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1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bc4 e6
Hi guys!
In the Alapin line starting with 1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bc4  black can play 5..e6 !?
I wonder if this move forces me to play Bc4 systems against black e6-d6 clas...

Started 12/08/12 at 23:26:22 by Ender
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