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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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Cheparinow's 1. d4 Vol. 1
By Iwan Cheparinow, Thinker's Publishing book again.
Apparently this is the 1th Volume, covering 3. f3 a...

Started 12/04/19 at 08:25:14 by Leon_Trotsky
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Last sunday I played a grunfeld in a strange sideline:
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.cd5 Nd5 6.Bg5
There a several lines with Bg5, but have you seen it at move 6? After some thoughts...

Started 11/25/14 at 16:00:53 by gewgaw
0 1764 Last Post 11/25/14 at 16:00:53
By: gewgaw
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1. d4 c5 2. d5 e6 3. e4 a6 !?
I saw this variation a couple of times (also coming from 1.e4) with 3...a6 labelled "!?", does anybody know what makes this move interesting ?

Started 11/28/08 at 16:41:47 by zoo (Ex Member)
0 1302 Last Post 11/28/08 at 16:41:47
By: zoo - Ex Member
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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
0 1242 Last Post 07/28/08 at 09:29:53
By: boki
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Outstanding May '08 update by Glenn Flear
Outstanding Gruenfeld info from Glenn Flear this time.  Great stuff, my thanks!
However I did just notice that in Jakab - Boros, Budapest 2003  (a sideline off Black's 16th in Game 10 in the upda...

Started 05/17/08 at 01:37:21 by Markovich
0 1467 Last Post 05/17/08 at 01:37:21
By: Markovich
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White vs. Hyppo
I've been looking for material on Hyppo defence starting with 1.Nf3 .   
Can You suggest a line for the white side?

Started 10/06/07 at 20:54:03 by Templare2
0 993 Last Post 10/06/07 at 20:54:02
By: Templare2
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Nimzowitsch Defence 2 ...d5 3 e5: critical lines
I’d like to know what shape people think Black’s in in the Nimzowitsch Defence after 2 …d5 3 e5. My understanding is that the most critical lines might be 3 …Bf5 4 Nf3 Qd7, 3 …Bf5 4 Ne2 e6, and 3 …f6 ...

Started 10/30/06 at 15:50:00 by Michael Ayton
0 1596 Last Post 10/30/06 at 15:50:00
By: Michael Ayton
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Advice Plz on game.
[White "LeftKnight"]
[Black "Chess Club Player"]
[Result "1-0"]
[Time "25.0"]
1. d4 b6 2. e4 Bb7 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5 Nd5 5. Nge2 e6 6. g3 Be7 7. Bg2 O-O 8. O-O c6 9. Nxd5 exd5 10. Nc3...

Started 09/19/05 at 23:38:53 by LeftKnight
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By: LeftKnight
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Benoni/Grünfeld with Bg5 and f3.
As I am almost an ignorant on the Grünfeld and the White side of the Benoni, I start this thread. The following line might fit well in a repertoire: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.f3 c5 4.d5 Bg7 5.Nc3 d6 6.e4 o-o...

Started 01/05/05 at 16:07:40 by MNb
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By: MNb
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Dzindzi-Indian : Crazy Benko/Fajarowicz Hybrid
I just came across this video of an internet blitz game where a GM whipped out this insane sequence as Black : 1. d4 Nf6 ; 2. c4 a6 (As I recall the standar...

Started 09/12/15 at 12:47:35 by Uberdecker
1 3802 Last Post 09/12/15 at 19:56:18
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...Nh6 in the Modern
Recently I had a think about various setups for Black in the Averbakh/Modern/Rat Defence, and considered a few move orders that Black can use to reach ...Nh6 setups:
a) 1.d4 g6 2.c4 Bg7 3.e4 d6 4...

Started 04/26/11 at 11:02:21 by TN
1 1800 Last Post 04/26/11 at 11:50:10
By: Fllg
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English Rat
1. d4 d6 2. c4 e5

Started 08/30/10 at 02:20:52 by vasilicus
1 1719 Last Post 08/30/10 at 10:45:04
By: TN
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Squeezing the GAmbits...
I just received a copy of this book book last night, and from a quick glance it looks as though Chess Stars has added another solid book to their collection.
The format is similar to their other ...

Started 04/06/10 at 13:46:55 by TonyRo
1 1806 Last Post 04/06/10 at 14:49:04
By: Alias
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1.d4, Nf6 2. c4, c6
Where could I find good analysis of this Indian-without-a-name ?
Is it any good or would Black best steer towards a regular (semi-)slav ?

Started 08/29/07 at 12:37:25 by nyoke
1 1317 Last Post 08/29/07 at 13:25:44
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Tony Kostens request to notify missing variations
Did anyone notice Tony Kostens post in the NEWS forum requesting response to his question which variations where missing in the chesspublishing sections.

Started 11/19/06 at 21:15:20 by micawber
1 1548 Last Post 11/20/06 at 01:40:39
By: MNb
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E10/A57 Blumenfeld Accepted
In a recent blitz game, I came across thru A57 move order, 1d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 b5 4.Nf3 e6!? 5.dxe6 fxe6 6.cxb5 d5?!(given in the chesspub PDF book, but the usual choice of modern GMs.) 7...

Started 04/29/05 at 19:57:28 by memers
1 1491 Last Post 03/26/06 at 19:23:27
By: HgMan
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1 d4 e5 2 de5 Nc6  3 Nf3 Nge7  
What are your impressions about 1 d4 e5 2 de5 Nc6  3 Nf3 Nge7 ?
This is the Zilbermints Gambit, invented by Lev D. Zilbermints in March 1993

Started 03/17/06 at 00:12:09 by Gambit
1 1520 Last Post 03/18/06 at 07:26:37
By: castlerock
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Odd Nimzo Line
I was wondering what you lovely people out there thought of the line
1. e4 Nc6 2. d4 d5 3. de Qxd5 4. Nc3!? Qxd4 5. Qe2
I think it is quite difficult for Black eg 5... Nf6 6. Nb5 Qd8 7. Bf...

Started 07/21/03 at 10:39:54 by not a gm yet (Guest)
1 2781 Last Post 10/08/03 at 22:05:03
By: Glenn Snow
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