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Play the Fianchetto by Pert
Can anyone comment on the KID-part of "Solid and Safe against the wild Indians: Play the Fianchetto"?

Started 11/25/15 at 09:24:39 by TD
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By: TD
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Early ...c5
So, 2014 has been a big year for this line:
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nf3 Bg7 4 g3 0-0 5 Bg2 c5 6 Nc3 cxd4 7 Nxd4 Qc7!?.
(to some extent this is a move order trick, since White can avoid this by 6 ...

Started 09/29/14 at 20:48:09 by yolocounty
1 2346 Last Post 10/05/14 at 18:45:23
By: yolocounty
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Avrukh KID
I just had a quick question regarding Avrukh's d4 repertoire. I just received the book but am looking for lines involving 6...c5 in the Fianchetto Variation of the KID. After 7.d5, Black  can play Na6...

Started 01/27/15 at 04:07:13 by TowMater
1 2414 Last Post 01/27/15 at 04:58:12
By: kylemeister
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Kings Indian Fianchetto (9.dxe5 dxe5)
Hi everybody.
I played my first King's Indian (it's been 5 years since the last time). I'm gonna go with that opening. I've been playing the nimzo/queens indian these last years but they didn't s...

Started 09/25/04 at 15:42:55 by Armin
1 1943 Last Post 10/08/04 at 19:18:53
By: Armin
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Kid g3 Yugoslav variation, unusual Black 8th'move
after 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Nf3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O c5 7. Nc3 Nc6 8. d5
usually black respond 8...Na5, then 9.Nd2 and so on
but my opponent play 8... Ne5?! and I respond 9. Nxe5 d...

Started 02/18/06 at 13:22:59 by ChessFan(Guest) (Guest)
1 1706 Last Post 02/18/06 at 22:08:50
By: micawber
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New idea by Wesley So
Wesley So played a rare idea against Gawain Jones at this year's Tata Steel tournament. This was meeting an early .. c5 by just taking it. It's been seen before, if rarely. White's novelty appears to ...

Started 01/27/18 at 10:25:59 by RdC
2 2558 Last Post 01/28/18 at 16:06:52
By: Konstriktor
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Fianchetto KID to Grunfeld avoiding English traps
I'd like to transpose from the Fianchetto KID to the Grunfeld - direct d5 rather than c6 lines preferably - but I don't know how to avoid being move-ordered if white stays flexible and hides his inten...

Started 07/31/12 at 13:31:05 by gramsci
3 4352 Last Post 07/31/12 at 16:47:10
By: Stigma
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Fianchetto line and new book from Joe!
Hi everyone!
I have trouble finding a good line vs the g3 lines, and peering through the games of the european championship a game from Fedorv caught my attention:

Started 06/14/03 at 04:48:11 by fred (Guest)
3 5119 Last Post 07/18/14 at 00:32:38
By: GMTonyKosten
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Re: Dembo's 7...Bf5 vs. Fianchetto KID
Well, it, like e.g. the Kavalek variation, is the sort of secondary line which has long been given in books as leading to a slight advantage for White -- which should mean it is "sound enough."

Started 05/28/10 at 15:29:26 by kylemeister
3 3786 Last Post 05/30/10 at 06:36:50
By: Daniel
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Fianchetto with 8...a6
I've been reviewing my "repertoire", such as it is, and came across a series of uncomfortable lines I was apparently planning to play into in the Fianchetto KID.  For reference:
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 ...

Started 07/29/11 at 17:41:06 by OrangeCounty
4 3806 Last Post 08/05/11 at 21:05:48
By: Anders
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Gallagher Variation
Marin -Golubev 1996 (E68)
1.Nf3 Nf6 2.g3 g6 3.Bg2 Bg7 4.0-0 0-0 5.c4 d6 6.d4 Nbd7 7.Nc3 e5
8.e4 a6 9.h3 ed 10.Nxd4 Re8 11.Re1 Rb8 12. Rb1 Ne5 13.b3 c5
14.Nc2 Nh5!? (New move  accordi...

Started 04/12/09 at 19:54:58 by Günter Amann
5 3298 Last Post 04/14/09 at 15:57:45
By: GMGolubev
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Transposing to Modern Benoni vs Fianchetto KID.
After a deep research I've come to the conclusion the way I want to play the Fianchetto KID is trying to transpose to a Modern Benoni (more dynamic play and better figures than the Panno or any variat...

Started 03/12/11 at 08:28:44 by gramsci
6 6012 Last Post 05/14/11 at 17:39:43
By: OrangeCounty
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g3 line.
Recently, i have been considering playing the g3 line in the kings indian. Altough, i have the problem that many of my opponents deviate to a benoni/grunfeld? Is there some lame move order trick so i ...

Started 08/13/08 at 11:22:54 by Zatox
6 3163 Last Post 09/17/08 at 03:32:23
By: kylemeister
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The Fianchetto Kings Indian
Okay, last night i sat down to play a league match and needing to win i played aggressively so i chose the KID.Next off i was met with the Fianchetto Variation.A highly positional game took place whic...

Started 03/02/06 at 13:32:35 by DarMc2
6 4224 Last Post 05/03/06 at 07:38:44
By: Holbox
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What is the current status of Gallagher variation
In Gallagher variation against g3 KID, black plays a6, c5, b5 etc after exd4 often sacrificing the d6 pawn. This was recommended by Gallagher in his book on KID also. Liking the dynamic position but w...

Started 01/05/12 at 04:29:52 by saubhikr
7 7287 Last Post 06/07/12 at 18:52:34
By: Gilchrist is a legend
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Looking for a system with g3 against KID
I tried Avrukh's line. I hate to say it but it doesn't make too much sense to me.
I even developed a Fischer like saying of my own. h3 is always bad for White against the KID.
I don't re...

Started 01/22/11 at 13:38:39 by John
7 5715 Last Post 01/23/11 at 21:52:20
By: kylemeister
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Kings Indian Fianchetto Variation Move Order?
I'm trying to navigate the maze of move order options associated with a White opening repertoire built around Nf3 and c4, ideally using the fianchetto variation against the Kings Indian.
It appea...

Started 12/29/13 at 02:19:01 by dave-o
8 6858 Last Post 03/21/14 at 00:52:17
By: RdC
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Aggressive against the fianchetto variation
May be You know that I'm only a club player and I'm lurking in this site for many of you are really much better player than me.
I need a suggestion: according to your experience what is the most ...

Started 07/12/10 at 09:21:07 by Templare2
9 6541 Last Post 10/11/10 at 21:55:20
By: TalJechin
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Poll: Best line for black against Fianchetto KID
As the KID Fianchetto Varition is becoming more and more popular nowadays, what do you think is the best line for black?

Started 09/28/10 at 10:04:13 by gramsci
9 8565 Last Post 10/05/10 at 18:13:16
By: Papageno
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Point of 8.h3 in fianchetto KID?
1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O Nbd7 7. Nc3 e5 8. h3 *
Just wondering what you avoid with this move order.

Started 12/04/10 at 16:23:40 by MrCookie
10 8087 Last Post 09/08/11 at 17:18:55
By: Smyslov_Fan
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