Latest Updates:
Grünfeld Grünfeld
Grünfeld Defence [D70-D99]
(Moderators: CraigEvans, TN)
Topics: 202
Posts: 1756
Pages Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 11
There are no actions to perform.
Subject / Started By Replies Views Last Post Sort (old answer)
Normal Topic
Grunfeld's 5.Bg5 7...0-0 Gambit line
in Winning with the Grunfeld, a much dated book of 1987, Adorjan recommended a 7...c6 gambit line that nevertheless could be refuted by a certain move order.
Enter de la Villa, who in 1990 played...

Started 05/04/03 at 17:08:40 by Fernando Semprun
0 2123 Last Post 05/04/03 at 17:08:39
By: Fernando Semprun
Normal Topic
Grunfeld - The Modern Seville Variation
White seems to have been scoring very well in the following variation:
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 Bg7 7.Bc4 c5 8.Ne2 Nc6 9.Be3 0-0 10.0-0 Bg4 11.f3 Na5 12.Bd3 cxd4 13....

Started 03/19/03 at 19:09:39 by Edward_Dearing
6 6877 Last Post 05/05/03 at 18:47:41
By: Michael Ayton
Normal Topic
Question about Kharlov-Mamedyarov
I have a question about the game Kharlov-Mamedyarov
The move 19...-e6 gets very good critics but i think that white is much better he can play:
a.) 20 dxe6- Bxe6 21 Bb5-Bd7 (probably not the...

Started 06/22/03 at 13:29:36 by Franck Steenbekkers (Guest)
2 2764 Last Post 06/27/03 at 10:50:20
By: Bilbo Baggins
Normal Topic
another grunfeld problem for black.
I want to get some advice on this position.
I have problems regarding move order 1d4 nf62bg5 g6 3bxf6.There is no way to win from black and white has every way to press forward.Comments are invit...

Started 10/26/03 at 08:00:19 by Harkamal
1 2289 Last Post 10/27/03 at 11:09:24
By: Bilbo Baggins
Normal Topic
grunfeld are u sure u know this opening!
I want to get useful advice/opinions for my opening problems in grunfeld.
In following moves
1.d4 nf6 2.nf3 g6 3.bg5&3.bf4
With plan of e3,c3,nbd2setup.
How will black play for win...

Started 10/26/03 at 02:19:20 by Harkamal
1 2348 Last Post 10/27/03 at 11:37:33
By: Bilbo Baggins
Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies)
The Grunfeld: yes or no??? That is the question!!!
Hi everyone!
I was considering adding the grunfeld to my repertoire (that is, studying it more seriously than I have ever done Smiley...) but two questions springed into my mind. That's why I am her...

Started 11/24/03 at 02:36:06 by krugman
13 6246 Last Post 01/12/04 at 12:00:59
By: Glenn Flear (Guest)
Normal Topic
Gruenfeld - another dangerous system!
I am a 2200 player and recently met a very rare but maybe dangerous system:
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 Nf6 3.f3!? d5 the only choice for a Gruenfeld player, e5 is possible but i dont believe in it! ...

Started 01/12/04 at 06:35:27 by Hamlet (Guest)
4 3063 Last Post 01/13/04 at 09:24:15
By: Glenn Flear (Guest)
Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies)
Grunfeld - Does anyone have a good line ?
I am seeking everyone's advice here.  Does anyone have a good, solid, safe line FOR WHITE against the Grunfeld ?   I mean a line that gives a slight to medium plus without much risk and where white do...

Started 02/03/03 at 19:14:17 by cap
« Pages 1 2 all »
17 11345 Last Post 02/20/04 at 12:15:49
By: Daniel Boix Moreno (Guest)
Normal Topic
"Play 1d4!" - Gruenfeld recommendation
I was looking at the following line recomended In "Play 1.d4!", 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.Bg5 Ne4 6.cxd5 Nxg5 7.Nxg5 e6 8.Nf3 (I prefer 8.Qd2 but of course that can be quite complicated or...

Started 04/08/04 at 17:38:26 by Glenn Snow
0 1644 Last Post 04/08/04 at 17:38:25
By: Glenn Snow
Normal Topic
The Grunfeld Defence Revealed, Khodarkovsky's book
I was reading The Grunfeld Defence Revealed  (Khodarkovsky's book) when I realised a little problem on page 70. After the moves (D92) 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Bf4 Bg7 5.Nf3 0-0 the author says belo...

Started 06/02/04 at 17:19:24 by Da Costa Junior
4 4555 Last Post 06/12/04 at 16:51:49
By: Da Costa Junior
Normal Topic
Grunfeld - D88 20. ... Bb5 instead of Ba4
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Sxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 Bg7 7.Bc4 c5 8.Se2 Nc6 9.Be3 0-0 10.0-0 Bg4 11.f3 Na5 12.Bd3 cxd4 13.cxd4 Be6 14.d5 Bxa1 15.Qxa1 f6 16.Bh6 Re8 17.Kh1 Rc8 18.Nf4 Bd7 19.e5 Nc4 20...

Started 09/29/04 at 02:56:18 by gewgaw
3 2367 Last Post 10/06/04 at 07:45:35
By: gewgaw
Normal Topic
Gruenfeld with Nc6 - e5
After 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 Bg7 7.Bc4 0-0 8.Ne2 Nc6 9.0-0 e5 10.Ba3 Re8 11.Bxf7 Kxf7 12.Qb3+ Kf6!? 13.f4 Bh6 14.fxe5 Kg7 15.Qf7+ Kh8 16.Nf4 is there still a good reply...

Started 01/01/05 at 15:17:50 by Gruenfeld (Guest)
0 1131 Last Post 01/01/05 at 15:17:49
By: Gruenfeld (Guest)
Normal Topic
Grunfeld's 7.Be3 endgames
Having played the Grunfeld for 29 years, I faced this line regularly in the seventies and eighties, without really understanding much.
Then came 'Understanding the Grunfeld' a magnificent book th...

Started 05/05/03 at 13:44:34 by Fernando Semprun
5 3635 Last Post 02/10/05 at 11:10:50
By: ygramul
Normal Topic
Grunfeld D89 - game - Hansen - McShane, Malmo 2003
[Event "Malmo"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "2003.??.??"]
[Round "9"]
[White "Hansen, Curt"]
[Black "McShane, Luke"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D89"]
[PlyCount "85"]
1. d4 ...

Started 03/10/04 at 18:02:53 by Da Costa Junior
6 3975 Last Post 03/25/05 at 01:24:20
By: Prince-Nez
Normal Topic
Gruenfeld resources
I would appreciate recommendations for the intermediate player in the Gruenfeld D85-D89, especially from the White side: books, CDs, and/or web sites.
                           Thanks, CMA

Started 03/29/05 at 09:20:47 by cma6
0 1271 Last Post 03/29/05 at 09:20:46
By: cma6
Normal Topic
Is the Grunfeld still good?
I notice that there have been 2 books in recent times. one by Sakeev and one by Dearing on providing a white repetoire against the Grunfeld based on the Modern Exchange. What do readers think is the b...

Started 04/25/05 at 16:01:05 by gss1 (Guest)
0 1227 Last Post 04/25/05 at 16:01:04
By: gss1 (Guest)
Normal Topic
Gruenfeld: Sulava-Berthelot, Port Bacares 2005
1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. Rc1 dxc4 7. e3 Be6 8. Ng5 Bd5  9. e4 h6 10. exd5 hxg5 11. Bxg5 Nxd5 12. Bxc4 Nb6 13. Bb3 Nc6 14. Ne2 Rc8 15. h4! Nxd4 16. Nxd4 Qxd4 17. Qxd4 Bxd4 ...

Started 05/31/05 at 21:05:18 by Markovich
0 1288 Last Post 05/31/05 at 21:05:17
By: Markovich
Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies)
New Grunfeld Book?
I just learnt from chessco that eddie dearing is coming out with a new "Challenging the Grunfeld" to be published by Quality Chess Books.  Certainly for 208 pages it should be about a main line. Anyon...

Started 03/18/05 at 03:28:30 by lnn2
« Pages 1 2 all »
24 9828 Last Post 06/13/05 at 14:29:17
By: Billy Cember - Ex Member
Normal Topic
How do you attack the Grunfeld?
I was wondering what the most dangerous attacking systems are against the Grunfeld?
Are there any variations where you feel that Black is not able to equalize?
So far I have read most of Sak...

Started 06/16/05 at 06:11:27 by Vajken
2 1733 Last Post 06/17/05 at 05:27:49
By: slates
Normal Topic
Exchange sack in the Exchange Grunfeld
1.d4 Nf3 2.Nf3 g3 3.c4 Bg7 4.Nc3 d5 5.xd5 Nxd5 6.e4 Nxc3 7.xc3 c4 8.Be2 Nc6 9.d5 Bxc3 10.Bd2 Bxa1 11.Qxa1 Nd5 12.Nxd5 xd5 13.Qxd5 0-0 14.0-0
What is the evaluation of this position. White has sac...

Started 08/09/05 at 05:04:57 by Arthur (Guest)
1 1493 Last Post 08/09/05 at 07:32:24
By: ArKheiN
Pages Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 11
There are no actions to perform.
Normal Topic Normal Topic
Sticky Topic Sticky Topic
Locked Topic Locked Topic
Locked Topic Sticky Locked Topic
Moved Topic Moved Topic
Global Announcement Global Announcement
Locked Global Announcement Locked Global Announcement
Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies) Hot Topic (More than 10 Replies)
Very Hot Topic (More than 25 Replies) Very Hot Topic (More than 25 Replies)
You can view Topics in this Board.

You cannot post replies to Topics in this Board.
You cannot start new Topics in this Board.
You cannot post Attachments in this Board.
You cannot start Polls in this Board.
  ‹ Board Index   Top