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The Modernized Grunfeld
Hello All,
I was curious, does anyone know if this title might be in the works by Thinkers Publishing?
Cheers, AJ

Started 09/30/19 at 18:50:26 by RivertonKnight
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By: Pantu
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Grunfeld move order question
So this may be very silly... so forgive me but i'm starting to study the Grunfeld from both sides and this move order issue confuses me.
1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bx...

Started 12/02/09 at 02:00:40 by trw
14 4725 Last Post 12/04/09 at 17:55:59
By: BlkSabb
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New Grünfeld Book: The Safest Grünfeld
Apparently Chess Stars are planning to publish a Grünfeld book for Black on 15th April. Exciting to hear, does anyone plan on buying it?
http://chess-stars.com/forthcoming_books.html
I wond...

Started 04/03/11 at 21:07:33 by Gilchrist is a legend
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77 49907 Last Post 07/19/11 at 01:17:41
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Gruenfeld exchange 7.Bc4 (Botvinnik variation)
After a long period in which 7.Nf3 and then Rb1 was in fashion, now White players seem to prefer 7.Bc4 in the Gruenfeld exchange.   
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 Bg7 7.B...

Started 03/15/07 at 08:17:09 by ygramul
7 2676 Last Post 08/13/07 at 06:28:40
By: lnn2
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Grunfeld to avoid knight on the edge ?
I think that the variation 1.d4 Nf6 2.ç4 g6 3.Nç3 d5 4.çxd Nxd5 5.Nf3 Bg7 6.Na4 !? is interesting for white, so what do you think for black about : 5.Nf3 NxNç3 6.bxNç3 Bg7 trying to reach a "normal" G...

Started 03/25/06 at 17:01:34 by parisestmagique(Guest) (Guest)
3 1710 Last Post 03/30/06 at 10:33:43
By: Willempie
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Grunfeld exchange 7Nf3 c5 8Rb1 with 14Bh4!?
In the Gruenfeld exchange variation after
7.Nf3 c5 8.Rb1 0-0 9.Be2 cxd4 10.cxd4 Qa5+ 11.Bd2 Qxa2 12.0-0 Bg4 13.Bg5 h6
the move 14Bh4!? is not covered by Chess Publishing.
Which is the ...

Started 06/28/06 at 10:32:12 by ygramul
2 1751 Last Post 10/01/06 at 19:43:59
By: Alias
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Gruenfeld Exchange with 7.Bc4 and 14.Rc1.
Gruenfeld Exchange: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 Bg7 7.Bc4 Nc3 8.Be3 Nc6 9.Ne2 0-0 10.0-0 Bg4 11.f3 Na5 12.Bd3 cxd4 13.cxd4 Be6 14.Rc1 Bxa2 15.Qa4 Bb3 16.Qb4 b6  17.Rc3 Be6 1...

Started 03/03/08 at 03:05:47 by Markovich
7 2354 Last Post 03/16/08 at 02:42:07
By: Glenn Snow
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Grunfeld Rb1 question for Cox
A question about a side line mentioned in "Starting out: 1 d4!":
1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Nf3 c5 8. Rb1 0-0 9. Be2 cxd4 10. cxd4 Qa5+ 11. Bd2 Qxa2 12. 0...

Started 04/12/07 at 08:15:29 by kevinludwig
6 2557 Last Post 09/02/07 at 21:33:12
By: Viking
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Sternest test of Gruenfeld?
Pardon my miserable ignorance, O Gruenfeld gurus, but what nowadays is considered the sternest test of this defense?  The Nf3 exchange with 8. Rb1?  The Ne2 exchange with the exchange sac?  Or somethi...

Started 04/09/07 at 13:18:02 by Markovich
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By: lnn2
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Grünfeld 4.Bg5
The 4.Bg5 variation against the Grünfeld has been a fairly hot trend the past few years and received some coverage here recently by GM Flear. I haven't seen it discussed in the past several pages on t...

Started 03/16/14 at 05:53:36 by Othy
6 3956 Last Post 03/16/14 at 20:19:41
By: Stigma
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D90
Hi all,
today I played a grunfeld and had lots of difficulties as Black:
1. d4 g6 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Bd2 O-O 7. Rc1 Nb6 8.
e3 Nc6 9. Bb5 Bd7 10. Be2N Houdini...

Started 01/19/14 at 20:59:44 by gewgaw
1 1573 Last Post 01/19/14 at 21:19:44
By: kylemeister
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Re: What to play against the Grunfeld? 2

And thanks for the head up on the game view.

Started 04/16/12 at 05:21:25 by Michael Wilde
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By: Michael Wilde
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Grunfeld: Russian System
I played the Russian System many moons ago, and I'm thinking of returning to it after several years in the wilderness of "Kramniks repertoire".
I dabbled with the mainline exchange sac first but ...

Started 06/02/09 at 13:55:12 by TicklyTim
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20 15063 Last Post 02/27/11 at 14:51:21
By: Smyslov_Fan
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grunfeld advice sought
Hi
I wonder if anyone had some advice on the following.
What book would be best for someone taking up the Grunfeld?  The three that seemed most suitable appeared to be Davies, Aagard or Rows...

Started 01/14/09 at 11:44:31 by Glen_Rotten
5 2395 Last Post 02/07/09 at 10:43:13
By: trandism
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My Best Games in the Grunfeld    by Shirov
Anyone who has bought this DVD ? Is it Grunfeld mostly from blacks point of view ? Or does Shirov "play it" from both sides ?
I hope its more from blacks point of view as I am myself rather curio...

Started 12/31/07 at 07:35:37 by kalle99
1 1416 Last Post 12/31/07 at 08:10:34
By: Willempie
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Grunfeld Line and Book as White
Hello All:
Need some big picture help here.
As White I don't want to learn a lot of theory playing against the Grunfeld as I meet it only rarely - so many Slavs and Semi-Slavs today!!. Just ...

Started 10/01/07 at 15:27:46 by Gerry1970
6 3297 Last Post 12/07/07 at 18:04:50
By: Antillian
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Marin: Winning against the Grunfeld
http://shop.chessbase.com/en/products/6695?ref=rf70-5oh0efn840
Just noticed this interesting dvd (probably Marin's first?). Any opinions on it are welcome!

Started 04/02/14 at 16:08:28 by lnn2
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17 15323 Last Post 06/10/14 at 20:01:00
By: ErictheRed
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Grünfeld Book for ELO 2300+?
I have ELO>2300 and am a recently ardent Grünfeld player. I have Dembo's Play the Grünfeld, but that was published 2007 and has some lines I find slightly questionable, although most of the repertoire...

Started 06/03/10 at 18:24:09 by Gilchrist is a legend
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18 11735 Last Post 09/09/11 at 22:05:47
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Gruenfeld line for the 1.e4 player
OK, typically I don't like threads like this, but I'm hitting a road block. I'm a 2300 USCF rated player who's trying to improve, played 1.e4 most of my life but sometimes have gone 1.d4 to spice thin...

Started 07/14/09 at 22:51:04 by Seth_Xoma
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21 10244 Last Post 09/30/09 at 09:12:25
By: ham204
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Be3 Grunfeld
I was looking through some crushing Kramnik wins in a particular line of the Grunfeld:
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 Bg7 7.Nf3 c5 8.Be3
I am pretty impressed by the ...

Started 07/03/09 at 11:33:14 by sssthepro
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By: TN
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