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Caro book covering 7. Nf3 e6 in 4...Bf5 Classical
Is there any Black book where it is recommended the line:

I have a Russian book by Karpo...

Started 01/26/18 at 00:31:02 by Leon_Trotsky
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Apocalypse attack part 2
Here's another interesting game with an early Ne5 by White.
[pgn][Event "Caro-Kann defense Apocalypse attack"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "2016.09.13"]
[Round "?"]
[White "White"]
[B...|/pgn]

Started 10/06/16 at 05:40:49 by Mark L
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By: Mark L
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13... Qb6!? Main Caro
Qb6 in the main line of the Caro-Kann seems to be very intresting, Negi's line doesn't lead to any advantage after 15... Qa5. Does White have anything after 13... Qb6?
[pgn][Event "?"]
[Site "...|/pgn]

Started 01/29/16 at 20:01:54 by NegiRefutes (Ex Member)
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By: NegiRefutes - Ex Member
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Trap in the Caro
I was sitting next to a last round game in a recent Open, which went like this

5. Bg5 is not especially unusual. I found two previous...

Started 11/10/14 at 14:40:47 by RdC
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Advanced Variation debacle
I lost a handful of games when playing against this variation:
1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 c5 6. c4!?....
I check my database and there are not much grandmasters who played...

Started 01/01/10 at 07:26:18 by ayen
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By: ayen
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The 3. e5 c5 Caro-Kann
After 1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. dxc5 e6 5. Be3 Nd7 6. Bb5 Qc7 7. b4!? is considered strong by Karpov/Podgaets (Main Line is 7. Nf3 Bxc5 8. Bxc5 Qxc5 with classical frenchlike positions). Play usua...

Started 10/21/08 at 15:43:41 by CheckMate
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Fantasy sub variation with 7.Be3
A recent game at the club I play in featured the following game:
Bruno,R (2355) - Lakdawala,C (2512)
1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.f3 de 4.fe e5 5.Nf3 Bg4 (I guess this move, helping to put pressure on ...

Started 08/15/08 at 04:39:29 by rooksway18
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By: rooksway18
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agresive line against CaroCan 3.e5 Bf6 4.Nc3
Hi!
I was playing a many games against caro cann lately,and my results are quite promising. The critical line is :
1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nc3 e6 5. g4 Bg6 6. Nge2 c5 7. h4 h5 8. N...
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Started 06/28/08 at 22:25:19 by Chwileulotne85
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By: Chwileulotne85
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Shirov: Best Games Caro-Kann
For sure some people in this forum are curious about this new DVD from Chessbase!?
"My best games in the Bayonett Attack" would have been a much better name for this DVD
because it´s solely ...

Started 06/30/07 at 19:10:49 by tracke
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By: tracke
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My Best Games in the Caro Kann Defence-Shirov
This new DVD coming soon. It seems it will be all on the advance variation. 
The Caro-Kann Defence, which arises after the moves 1.e4 c6 followed by 2...d7-d5, is considered one of the most soli...

Started 06/01/07 at 12:20:38 by Mortal Games
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By: Mortal Games
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Caro-cann. Need Help !!!
In  Morozevich-Iordanesky: 1e4c6.2d4d5.3Nc3de.4Ne4Nd7.5 .15Be3b6.160-0-0g5.17.Qh3c5.18Rhe1Bb7? - what if 18...Bd7 (I fro...

Started 05/20/07 at 16:25:32 by Baklan3107
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By: Baklan3107
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Review: Play the Caro-Kann
The contents of this thread have been moved HERE by Willempie.

Started 04/14/07 at 23:56:17 by Willempie
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By: Willempie
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The ABC of the Caro-Kann by IM Andrew Martin
We have just obtained stock of a new DVD "The ABC of the Caro-Kann" by IM Andrew Martin.
Here is some blurb:
Mentioned by Polerio as early as 1590, it was Horatious Caro of Berlin and Markus...

Started 07/30/06 at 14:08:04 by jeupham
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By: jeupham
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Caro-Kann Smyslov line (5 Nf3)
Has anyone experimented with Galkin's move in the 5 Nf3 line of the Smyslov Caro?
1 e4 c6 2 d4 d5 3 Nc3 dxe4 4 Nxe4 Nd7 5 Nf3 Ngf6 6 Ng3 b6!?
Instead of 6 ... e6 followed by 7 ... c5 or the immedi...

Started 06/16/06 at 13:02:45 by HgMan
0 928 Last Post 06/16/06 at 13:02:43
By: HgMan
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Who stands better?
Recently i played a game against Tim Harding,and am just wondering who stands better?
Harding vs DarMc- Dublin Leagues
1.e4,c6
2.c4,d5
3.exd5,cxd5
4.d4,Nf6
5.Nc3,e6
...

Started 02/13/06 at 11:45:14 by DarMc2
0 822 Last Post 02/13/06 at 11:45:13
By: DarMc2
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Caro-Kann Advance Short Variation - 5.c5
I believe in the Short Variation, and in the interest of honing my repertoire, I bought Kaufman's "The Chess Advantage in Black and White", and he mentions the variation in the following game:
C...

Started 01/24/06 at 14:39:42 by bewildered
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By: bewildered
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Caro-Kann Danish type gambit?
Hello!  In English class today mulling over my opening lines (1.c4, Caro-Kann, Budapest Fajarowicz/Grunfeld) and this line popped into my head: 1.e4 c6 2.c4 e6 3.nf3 d5 4.cxd5 exd5 5.exd5 nf6! 6.dxc6 ...

Started 10/20/05 at 00:45:25 by Sterling Kolde (Guest)
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By: Sterling Kolde (Guest)
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An aggressive main line Caro-Kann?
Essent 2004 saw Carlsen as White losing badly to this line: 1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 dxe4 4.Nxe4 Bf5 5.Ng3 Bg6 6.h4 h6 7.Nf3 Nd7 8.h5 Bh7 9.Bd3 Bxd3 10.Qxd3 Ngf6 11.Bf4 e6 12.0-0-0 Nd5 13.Bd2 Nb4 14. Qb3...

Started 11/28/04 at 03:24:52 by lnn2
0 1174 Last Post 11/28/04 at 03:24:51
By: lnn2
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Caro-Kann 4... Bf5 Main line with ...Qa5+/...Bb4
Recently the 4... Bf5 main line of the caro-kann seems to be under a little trouble theoretically. The modern kingside castling plans are starting to look shaky after some spectacular wins by White (B...

Started 10/30/04 at 18:38:04 by lnn2
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By: lnn2
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Two common questions
When you play the caro kann you are always faced with two issues at some point in the game.
1) at some point during the game black will place his white square bishop on g4 to pin the knight on f3...

Started 08/06/04 at 10:46:02 by xchngewithtempo
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By: xchngewithtempo
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