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L'Ami Stonewall Dutch ChessBase DVD
I personally liked this DVD a lot, but have there been any significant developments since publication, particularly in the 1.d4 f5 2.g3 Nf6 3.Bg2 e6 4.c4 d5 5.Nf3 Bd6 6.c4 0-0 and 5.Nh3 lines?

Started 10/26/17 at 16:58:33 by TN
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By: Seeley
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I notice Glenn analyses the game Ding Liren - Nepomniatchi Ian played in the online rapidtournament of Legends of chess.
In the line 1.d4 f5 2.g3 Nf6 3.Bg2 g6 4.c4 Bg7 5.Nc3 0-0 6.Nh3 d6 7.d5 Na6...

Started 09/02/20 at 08:14:21 by brabo
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Playing the Stonewall Dutch

Started 06/11/20 at 13:52:08 by TD
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The Modernized Stonewall Defense
A new book on the Stonewall by Thinkers Publishing!

Started 03/09/20 at 14:38:52 by TD
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Last decade I have been semi-active as a player. With 2 young children I didn't find it acceptable to play big tournaments abroad. Fortunately or unfortunately (depends on how you interpret it) small ...

Started 04/07/20 at 08:21:45 by brabo
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Daring Defences, June 1
In the game Lc0 vs Stockfish I can confirm that in the recommended side line 23...Be5 24.Rh4 Qg7 25.Ne4 Qf8 26.Rh6 all modern engines like Stockfish 260520 64 BMl2, Houdini 6.03 x64-pext, Komodo 13.2....

Started 06/02/20 at 07:05:21 by applechess
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By: brabo
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Demuth's Book on the Leningrad
In Demuth's main line is his repertoire based around 7...c6?

Started 01/25/20 at 23:21:10 by MW
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By: TNich
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Sandipan Dutch (Feb 2020 Update)
In the game Yakubboev-Sandipan (analysed in the latest Daring Defences Update, Glenn Flear mentions that the last few moves are "off". The err...

Started 02/04/20 at 14:40:35 by Paul Cumbers
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By: GMTonyKosten
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I'm Starting out with the dutch stonewall.
Hi there. I've decided to pick up chess as a hobby again after about 20 years of inactivity since I was a young teenager.
1st step was to build a relatively simple opening repertoire and then st...

Started 04/30/10 at 12:00:04 by Martin Helmer
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New Leningrad Dutch Book
I just noticed that Chess Stars is planning to release a new Leningrad Dutch repertoire book authored by none other than Malaniuk himself!!
As they remind...

Started 07/27/13 at 04:31:23 by Ty
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By: Patrick de Normandie
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Der listige Leningrader - Kindermann (2016, DVD)
I have his 2 Leningrad (German & English) books and his old (German) videos. Does this DVD give anything new? It struck me that the videos with the "motive" are old games, some with 7...Qe8 (which he ...

Started 12/04/17 at 12:58:46 by TD
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anti-dutch recommendations?
I've been learning the Stonewall, mainly from the L'Ami dvd. He doesn't cover the anti-dutch systems, so I wondered if anyone could recommend a good book or dvd?
I don't play the french, but wou...

Started 07/13/19 at 08:57:18 by tetra
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By: TD
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Stonewall Dutch without c6
What is the theoretical state of the Stonewall Dutch lines without c6? I'm thinking of the lines 1.d4 f5 2.c4 Nf6 3.g3 e6 4.Bg2 d5 5.Nf3 Bd6 6.O-O O-O 7.b3 b6, as well as 5.Nh3 Bd6 6.O-O O-O intending...

Started 01/20/19 at 10:44:59 by stockhausen
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By: brabo
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Mihail Marin on the Leningrad Dutch

Started 01/22/19 at 19:23:02 by TD
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By: Confused_by_Theory
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Classical Dutch - White Seems Better
A revelation I know - I have always had a soft spot for this line, but I can't seem to find equality:
After 1.d4 f5 2.g3 Nf6 3.Bg2 e6 4.Nf3 Be7 5.O-O O-O 6.c4 d6 7.Nc3 we have:
7...Ne4!? (This was always my g...

Started 05/22/13 at 02:59:46 by TonyRo
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Making the leningrad great again.
Hi everyone,
I started to seriously prepare to play the leningrad dutch recently and I wanted to share what I came up with.
For starter I think that 7 ... c6 is probably a good move, maybe a...

Started 12/27/16 at 20:32:55 by Sinn
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By: TD
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Frequency of Dutch Sidelines vs Main Lines?
I'm looking to take up the Dutch as an occasional weapon, but I'm a bit worried about the prospect of having to deal with all the options White has on moves 2 and 3 (Nc3s, Bg5s, g4s, etc.).
I wa...

Started 02/21/18 at 10:51:20 by mn
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Cummings against the Stonewall Dutch
I've been thoroughly enjoying a first pass through David Cummings's English repertoire book. Having started to dip my toes into the Stonewall Dutch, I was interested in his recommendations for White. ...

Started 10/06/17 at 02:40:46 by HgMan
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By: ErictheRed
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Are there any drawbacks to this move order?
I want to reach the Christmas tree Leningrad via 1.d4 e6 eg
1. d4 e6 2. c4 f5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 g6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 d6 
Are there any drawbacks to this move order (apart from the...

Started 03/13/17 at 00:14:47 by befuddled
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By: brabo
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