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Symmetrical English
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78 775 Last Post 12/30/20 at 05:56:44
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By: lnn2
English 1...e5
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King's English 1 c4 e5 [A20–29]
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By: Paddy
English 1...Nf6
English 1...Nf6
English 1...Nf6 & others, Mikenas Attack, Nimzo-English, Pseudo-Grunfeld [A10, A13, A15-19]
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In: Re: Flohr-Mikenas System
By: Lauri Torni
Bird's Opening 1 f4 inc. From's Gambit 1 f4 e5 [A02-03]
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65 1194 Last Post 08/20/19 at 21:07:34
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By: Latvian1
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English, Réti & all Flank Openings [A00-39] with IM David Cummings
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Dutch vs Reti and English
Hi all, I was looking for some book recommendations showing how to play the dutch vs the Reti or English. I do not mind the system (Lenengrad, Classical, etc...) as black. Just looking for something t...

Started 07/07/19 at 02:10:49 by Mtal
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By: Mtal
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Recent resources for a g3-based repertoire
I wanted to know of any recent books, DVDs, e-books, etc. for a g3-based repertoire in the past couple years, preferably no earlier than 2014. As far I know, the last major work on this was the three ...

Started 12/10/17 at 07:24:22 by Leon_Trotsky
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Bird Opening
Next week i'll start my first correspondence tournament in years.
I would like to play the Bird Opening to avoid opening novelties. I have the Taylor's book. Is it still viable?

Started 03/21/17 at 16:40:47 by Templare2
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New book on 1. c4 and 1. Nf3
New in Chess are advertising a new book on how to play against everything that isn't 1. e4 or 1. d4 .
The sug...

Started 10/07/16 at 11:29:11 by RdC
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By: RdC
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Reverse Tiger Modern
I ran into this at the weekend.
The game started 1. g3 e5 2. Bg2 d5 3. d3 Nc6 4. a3
It wasn't the first time my opponent had played this either. With forewarning, I decided to take up my opp...

Started 11/15/15 at 23:30:28 by RdC
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By: RdC
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Tricks and Traps Volume 3 -- a DVD by GM Davies
See the following NIC description.
Does anyone know what percentage of this DVD is taken up by the English 1.c4 ? I would probably buy...

Started 03/31/15 at 19:24:24 by Sylvester
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By: Sylvester
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0 1355 Last Post 04/28/11 at 16:34:46
By: buddho
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Opening improvement (english opening)
Today I played this opening,but I thing I could play better the opening.
Have you any improvement at the opening stage?
(I do not know how a "game viewer" can be set,so I give the pgn of the...

Started 10/17/10 at 14:58:54 by dimis (Ex Member)
0 1196 Last Post 10/17/10 at 14:58:54
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Romans lab 16 English DVD
Anyone has this? What lines does he recommend?

Started 04/10/10 at 19:29:38 by MrCookie
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Standard English Book?
Whats a good book on the standard english?
And by standard I mean white plays Nf3, Rb1 and b4.

Started 04/10/10 at 11:31:39 by MrCookie
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Next Update?
None since November... we DO pay for this....

Started 01/22/09 at 11:03:37 by doctord
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By: doctord
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best anti 1.b3 line
I tried a little 1.b3 in blitz, i would like to know what is for you the best anti 1.b3, for me  it's : 1.b3 c5 2.Bb2 Nc6 3.e3 e5 4.Bb5 Nge7 5.Ne2 g6 Black seems very fine, any idea for White ? (ok 1....

Started 10/22/08 at 11:58:59 by parisestmagique
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Czech Benoni player against Kramnik's repertoir
I always wanted to try the Czech Bnoni but i had problems with this option because i didn't want to play the main lines of symetricall english after 1.Nf3 Nf6 2.c4 c5 followed by g6 or e6. These set-u...

Started 04/29/08 at 14:50:25 by Ametanoitos
0 1188 Last Post 04/29/08 at 14:50:24
By: Ametanoitos
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Avoiding the Nimzo-Queen's Indian
I have a game today at 17:00 and I play with black. I use to play the queen's Indian and the Nimzo. Well, I play with black and he plays c4, that I will answer with Nf6. The problem is that he delays ...

Started 04/07/07 at 10:47:46 by Tragonchino
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By: Tragonchino
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Has anyone any thoughts on the "Reti-KIA" setup, as practised by Bilek and Romanishin? -- I mean, the setup where White plays a KIA with both e4 and c4. I know this idea of blockading the queenside is...

Started 04/06/07 at 13:17:21 by Michael Ayton
0 1407 Last Post 04/06/07 at 13:17:20
By: Michael Ayton
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new english-player
Hi guys!
I am an e4 player (with a couple of seasons some years ago playing d4) who is starting a brand new repertoire with white: The English.
I would like to play very enterprising opening...

Started 04/22/05 at 13:02:20 by brugui
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By: brugui
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Smiley Hi everyone!
Welcome to the Flank Openings Forum, feel free to discuss any relaterd questions here.

Started 12/20/02 at 08:24:24 by GMTonyKosten
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Bombastic Bird
Hi all,
I was wondering if anyone got to look at the Bombastic Bird dvd by chess base and what they think of it? I am kinda interested in it. I always thought the Bird was interesting and think i...

Started 02/08/19 at 14:44:08 by Mtal
1 1954 Last Post 04/18/19 at 21:23:57
By: drawyah
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Romanishin english?
I have seen this line becoming popular, and I think I've heard it being called the Romanishin english but I am not sure. Is this what it is called and is there any good material on it?

Started 11/06/18 at 06:40:54 by jmorris
1 2056 Last Post 11/06/18 at 08:12:19
By: kylemeister
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The Complete Polar Bear System by Danielsen
GM Henrik Danielsen released "The Complete Polar Bear System - Strong & potent!" (P. 322)
Surprisingly From's Gambit is missing. In the preface he wrote: "...Nevertheless here is a complete book ...

Started 05/05/16 at 15:13:09 by alyechin
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