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[A45] & Pseudo-Tromp [D00]
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69 775 Last Post 04/14/22 at 19:58:38
In: Re: Killer Tromp
By: JonathanB
Torre Attack [D03] [A46-48]

16 118 Last Post 09/01/18 at 19:59:26
In: Re: Terrible play... some...
By: Stigma
London  (2 Viewing)
London System 2 Nf3 & 3 Bf4, Neo-London System 2 Bf4 inc. Jobova-Prié Attack [A45-48, D00, D02]

90 921 Last Post 04/10/22 at 09:25:25
In: Re: 1.d4 d5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.B...
By: emary
Veresov  (1 Viewing)
2 Nc3 [D01]

27 359 Last Post 05/03/21 at 08:30:07
In: Re: New Bertramisch Video...
By: Dink Heckler
Colle  (1 Viewing)
Colle. Colle-Zukertort Attack & Anti-Colle [A47-8, D02, D04-05]

45 641 Last Post 03/10/20 at 02:06:56
In: Re: Kingside fianchetto a...
By: LeeRoth
BDG  (3 Viewing)
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit [D00]
Moderators: CraigEvans, Bibs
108 3989 Last Post 08/03/18 at 11:57:39
In: Re: c5 against the Blackm...
By: Gambit
Barry Attack & Vorotnikov-Kogan-Hebden Attack [D00]

7 107 Last Post 11/13/16 at 18:03:02
In: Re: Spectacular Game in t...
By: abrahampayton
d-Pawn Specials d-Pawn Specials
Tromp, Colle, London, Torre, Veresov, BDG, Barry etc. [A45-49 & D00-05] with IM Richard Palliser
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New Ways in the Barry Attack
Hey All,
IM Andrew Martin recently published a new chessbase DVD on the barry attack. He covers two newer methods of playing it in addition to some older ways.
I'm curious if anyone has tr...

Started 02/03/22 at 19:48:40 by FizzySoda
9 997 Last Post 02/21/22 at 20:27:28
By: TopNotch
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LT Rep: London System by GM Liem Quang Le (~ 2700)
I am very surprised that there is still no thread about this quite interesting repertoire
suggested by a very strong player, which has been released by chessable recently.
To be sure despi...

Started 10/17/21 at 13:36:03 by emary
2 713 Last Post 10/17/21 at 16:41:14
By: emary
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Jobrava london vs lines with bf5
Hi all,
For those jobrava london players out there, I feel like I do not get much vs lines with bf5. So let's say d4 d5, nc3 nf6, bf4 and for. I do the usual f3, and then push my pawns, eventuall...

Started 05/31/21 at 19:13:47 by Darthmambo
2 907 Last Post 06/02/21 at 00:19:10
By: TopNotch
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Can anyone tell me where 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bf4 c5 3.d5 b5!? is recommended for Black.  My memory is so poor I can't remember even though I was recently looking at it.

Started 01/15/21 at 04:08:45 by Glenn Snow
5 1323 Last Post 01/15/21 at 06:00:29
By: TD
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The surprising Pawn Push variation.
I've been playing on Lichess recently and was surprised when playing Black against Stockfish I faced this move...1.d4 Nf6 2.d5?!
I doubt many people in here get this but for surprise value this o...

Started 09/02/20 at 17:07:42 by HagenWatch1
2 1476 Last Post 09/02/20 at 18:27:47
By: kylemeister
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London vs c5
Hi all,
I been looking at playing the london more and was wo during what to do with this move order, d4 d5, bf4 c5?
Is pushing a good option? I see some sources say play e3 then qb6 comes....

Started 05/05/20 at 16:13:11 by Mtal
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20 7097 Last Post 06/15/20 at 02:32:13
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1 Nf3, d4, b3
What would you call that opening? White plays c4 also

Started 05/16/20 at 22:51:04 by Heuristic
4 1741 Last Post 05/18/20 at 20:39:23
By: Heuristic
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Noteboom players and d4 Deviations....
The Noteboom was my main defence to 1.d4 for many years, and I'm considering playing it again after taking a break for a year or two.  I'm curious about how the Noteboom experts here recommend meeting...

Started 05/30/07 at 05:51:41 by ErictheRed
11 9150 Last Post 03/28/20 at 15:57:38
By: Laramonet
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The Raptor
Hi all,
Well there's been some stuff out on the Raptor recently (chessable and ichess, and they both seem decent and give different ways to play it). I was wondering, is there a well know respon...

Started 12/19/19 at 14:51:29 by Mtal
3 1922 Last Post 03/28/20 at 02:27:51
By: scvchess
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What to play against the benoni?
Hi all, just wondering, what do my fellow d pawn special players do against c5 on move one? Just lost a game to it and I really don't have a clue how to beat it. I feel I have not found a book that gi...

Started 07/08/18 at 04:07:09 by Mtal
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48 24758 Last Post 12/24/19 at 21:00:03
By: ReneDescartes
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New London DVD By GM Williams.
I see Chessbase has released a new London System DVD by GM Williams.
If anyone has this would be interested in his comments on the lines 1 d4 d5 2 Bf4 Bf5 and 1 d4 Nf6  2 Bf4 c5 as on his recent ...

Started 10/26/19 at 17:53:28 by MW
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19 8891 Last Post 11/21/19 at 15:23:45
By: robertjamesbobbyfischer
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What is your London system goto reference
Hi all,
Well it seems like there is a lot of London system references out there now. I was so,seeing what is the one book or video you like as a main guide? Or do you uses different sources for d...

Started 07/31/19 at 19:52:44 by Mtal
6 3623 Last Post 09/10/19 at 03:44:06
By: Leon_Trotsky
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Modernised Colle by Pavloviç
Thinkers Publishing are making a lot of good interesting books. This one on Colle says out april to mai, and c...

Started 04/01/19 at 04:40:58 by Leon_Trotsky
11 7620 Last Post 06/18/19 at 10:31:35
By: tracke
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Colle DWD by Williams
Why is Colle suddenly so popular ¿ Thinkers Publishing have book on Colle published last week, now this. Is it because Lond...

Started 05/19/19 at 00:41:00 by Leon_Trotsky
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17 8856 Last Post 05/24/19 at 14:36:54
By: Mtal
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d4 repertoire based on Burgess & Trompovsky?
Hi guys
I got interested into some 1.d4-lines for White and decided to try to switch to "Anti-Indian" d4-repertoire based on
d4 Nf6:
Trompowsky (I have Pert and Kindermann, will probabl...

Started 09/14/18 at 23:16:41 by pirc kid
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15 10283 Last Post 04/30/19 at 20:08:25
By: Mtal
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Pelletier DWD: Anti-Système de Londres
How crazy has deep opening preparation become, that this new DWD by Pelletier focusses on beating t...

Started 03/26/19 at 00:43:51 by Leon_Trotsky
3 3105 Last Post 04/02/19 at 23:15:43
By: Leon_Trotsky
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Trompowsky book by Chess Stars
Says on website that it comes out on Augusti. However, the contents page is not very detailed. I see 2...e6 3. e4 and White takes...

Started 07/24/18 at 21:15:34 by Leon_Trotsky
9 6833 Last Post 08/15/18 at 05:32:05
By: tracke
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80/20 london system video
Hi all, anyone watch the 80/20 video on the London by IM Eric Rosen? Just wondering how it was. Thanks.

Started 07/11/18 at 02:07:46 by Mtal
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By: Mtal
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Nimzo Indian / Queen's Indian vs d-pawn specials
Does anyone know decent lines against d-pawn specials when Black is a Nimzo/Queen's Indian player?

Started 07/25/16 at 22:26:41 by kevinludwig
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22 13990 Last Post 06/15/18 at 14:33:24
By: ErictheRed
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Trompowsky DVD by Kindermann
I was thinking of getting this DVD, since there are few Trompowsky stuff and the presenter is usually good. If anyone...

Started 02/25/18 at 03:58:40 by Leon_Trotsky
4 4443 Last Post 03/02/18 at 22:32:38
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