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Grünfeld Defence [D70-D99]
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Dutch Defence [A80-A99]
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Benko Gambit [A57-A59]
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Budapest Gambit 3...Ng4 & Fajarowicz 3...Ne4 [A51-52]
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English Defence
English Defence
Lines with ...b6: English Defence [A40 & A50], Owen's Defence [B00]
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Albin Counter Gambit [D08-09]
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Daring Defences to 1. d4 Daring Defences to 1. d4
Grünfeld, Dutch, Benko, etc. [A40, A50-2, A57-9, A80-99, B00, D08-9, D70-99 & E10] with GM Glenn Flear
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Which Opening is more ambitious for black?
Gruenfeld or Nimzo/QID/Catalan?
In the Gruenfeld it seems to me black has not much in the exchange variation.

Started 02/04/08 at 17:47:49 by battleangel (Ex Member)
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By: CheckMate
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what is wrong with 1. d4 g6!?
Hello, I also play the modern (e4 g6) according to tiger's modern,
and against d4, I do also like to play g6,
maybe like this
d4 g6 c4 Bg7 e4 d6 Nc3 Nf6 Nf3 0-0 Be2 c5
can white p...

Started 08/24/07 at 12:05:23 by cyronix (Ex Member)
5 5978 Last Post 08/24/07 at 19:13:07
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Could I play 2.…f5
The French 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 uesully played like this :1.d4 e6 2.e4 d5.But when I played e6 ageinst d4  I really want to play Dutch rather than Frech ,I want to know when played 1.e4 e6 2. d4 or 1.d4 e6...

Started 04/20/05 at 05:50:20 by akang
4 2836 Last Post 04/22/05 at 23:14:37
By: akang
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Bronznik - New Book
According to Kania Bronznik's new book "1.d4 - Ratgeber gegen Unorthodoxe Verteidigungen
237 Seiten, gebunden, Euro 19,80
Erscheint 7/2010
ISBN 3-978-3-931192-37-2" is in print.

Started 07/01/10 at 06:17:42 by alyechin
7 4307 Last Post 07/13/10 at 18:38:04
By: Gambit
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At last i got the chance to play my novelty!
As my KID was refuted (see i got back in business with the Gunfeld which i had kept in reserve for several years.
 In my first game...

Started 03/26/08 at 00:40:47 by Ametanoitos
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75 36214 Last Post 05/22/11 at 06:27:42
By: MaSu
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Nadanian's new Anti_Antiindian idea?
I wat told that Nadanian recently discovered the idea 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 h6!? 3.c4 (most logical) g5
4.Nc3 g4 5.Nh4 d5! with the idea 6.cxd5 Nxd5 7.e4 Nxc3 8.bxc3 e5! 9.Nf5 Bxf5 with exd5 and Bb4+ ne...

Started 05/14/06 at 14:49:38 by Ametanoitos
5 3204 Last Post 04/14/10 at 16:28:40
By: Patzerovich
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Englund Gambit
Hello, I have been looking at the Englund gambit.  Do any of you feel that it is a viable defence for around the ELO 2000 level?  I like unorthodox openings, in general.

Started 04/06/04 at 16:32:23 by amstaff
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By: DoubledPawns
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Nimzovich Defence
Hello, I'm thinking of taking up the Nimzovich Defense for high class correspondence play.  Does anyone out there have any experience with this opening?  I have some key references by Myers and others...

Started 03/19/04 at 14:09:06 by amstaff
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By: SorenJensen
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1. d4 d6 2. Nf3 Bg4  and 1. d4 d6 2. c4 e5
Does anyone know if these lines are convered anbywhere in Chesspub?
1. d4 d6 2. Nf3 Bg4  and 1. d4 d6 2. c4 e5
In the case of the second, there are some tranpositions to the English, but man...

Started 03/27/03 at 17:13:32 by Antillian
5 4148 Last Post 11/15/04 at 09:49:11
By: alumbrado
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What to do against 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nf3?
Hi, i wouldve made the question a little longer, but i think theres a character limit.
ANYWAY i'm trying to contruct a repertoire for the Grunfeld, and i'm wondering about 3.Nf3!?

Started 06/28/11 at 17:59:56 by Arcticmonkey
3 2154 Last Post 06/29/11 at 01:58:24
By: Markovich
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The New Old Indian
So, Everyman have this book upcoming. In the contents it provides
-1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 d6 3.without c4
-Whites other second moves.
Does this mean that the tromp/london/colle/veresov/stonewal...

Started 05/16/11 at 04:26:07 by Arcticmonkey
3 3492 Last Post 05/17/11 at 15:34:58
By: Arcticmonkey
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The Saint George Variation
So of course as my pattern of thinking shows i am constanly roaming around the anals of opening theory. Well on one of my latest adventures i came across the Saint george variation of the french. it s...

Started 10/25/05 at 19:26:12 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
6 3339 Last Post 01/31/06 at 13:16:24
By: Strptzr
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What Classifies a Daring Defense?
Does any one really know what is supposed to go hear. Is is only the queens pawn defences or is it also things like the owens. This is a question which gets asked a lot. While we are starting out a ne...

Started 11/28/05 at 06:21:31 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
3 2163 Last Post 12/01/05 at 12:43:58
By: HgMan
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St. George Defense
Anyone know which forum I could find anything that might exist for the St. George (1.e4 e6 2.d4 a6 or 1.e4 a6)?  THanks.

Started 03/29/09 at 00:14:15 by bckm
2 2381 Last Post 03/31/09 at 09:07:16
By: Michael Ayton
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Palliser - De Groot - Simmelink, correspondence
I am trying to find the game De Groot - Simmelink, correspondence 1996 which is quoted both in play 1.d4 and Tango! by Palliser. Does anyone here happen to have it? Checks of correspondence and online...

Started 06/26/15 at 13:47:10 by befuddled
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By: befuddled
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Opening according to Kramnik  Part 3 2nd edition
Has anyone seen the TOC of the new edition of Opening according to Kramnik 3 ? Should cover the Dutch also ?

Started 07/28/08 at 09:29:53 by boki
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By: boki
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1.d4 e5
Seems crasy, but might work.
1.d4 e5 2.dxe5 Nc5 3.Nf3 Qe7 aint so bad for black, its harly a queen pawn opening anymore.

Started 02/05/05 at 11:42:48 by Bruce (Guest)
2 2116 Last Post 02/07/05 at 08:07:14
By: Markovich
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A new gambit in the Old Benoni defense!
A new gambit in the Old Benoni defense!  Cheesy
I am interested in the Old Benoni Defense, because this very old line contains hidden many oportunities and have to be explored agan and again! ... I...

Started 02/09/06 at 13:18:54 by Bruneau Michel
6 4549 Last Post 07/08/06 at 02:26:59
By: Glenn Snow
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Is 1.d4 Nc6 2.d5!? Ne5 definitely considered +- ?
I would like to know if : 1.d4 Nc6 2.d5!? Ne5 is definitely considered +- ?
Is there something viable for the black side ?  ???

Started 06/28/05 at 13:49:21 by Bubu13
7 4389 Last Post 07/05/05 at 01:13:52
By: tafl
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About 1.e4 Nc6 2.Nc3!?
About 1.e4 Nc6 2.Nc3!?
If you are a Nc6 devotee, what is your choice after 1.e4 Nc6 2.Nc3!?
A) 2...e5 !?
B) 2...e6 !?
C) 2...g6 !?
What do you think about the pseudo-french s...

Started 02/26/05 at 17:17:57 by Bubu13
2 2323 Last Post 02/26/05 at 20:08:05
By: Glenn Snow
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