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By: yolocounty
Sämisch
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[E80-E89]
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By: snakebite
Fianchetto Variation
Fianchetto Variation
[E62-E69]
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By: Konstriktor
Four Pawns
Four Pawns
[E76-E79] & [A68-A69]
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By: Markovich
King's Indian King's Indian
Complete King's Indian [A41-42, A53-55, A68-69 & E60-99] with IM David Vigorito
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Any Suggestions for KID based odd line vs london
Hey all,
Is anyone aware of an offbeat line against the london that fits with the KID move order.
d4 Nf6 2.Bf4  or 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 g6 3.Bf4.
Would an early Nh5 make any sense. I'm inte...

Started 07/02/19 at 21:18:18 by FizzySoda
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By: BeeCaves
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KID vs. 1.b3 or 1.b4
It is said that that the KID it's an universal opening system that fits well with any first white move excep 1.e4. However I'm lately having dificulties meeting  both 1.b3 and 1.b4. How could a KID pl...

Started 04/12/10 at 18:52:29 by gramsci
7 2237 Last Post 06/30/19 at 15:22:11
By: XChess1971
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5.h3 0-0 6.Be3
Hi people,
recently I started to play King's Indian and I like GM Robin Van Kampen chess24 video repertoire.
But there's this line with Be3 (suggested by IM Watson in his 1.d4 repertoire b...

Started 01/09/15 at 22:08:52 by CourtneyGrant
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37 14799 Last Post 06/24/19 at 06:39:05
By: kylemeister
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New Book on the Samisch

Started 05/23/17 at 01:49:33 by TonyRo
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By: semper_fidelis
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Bologan's King's Indian 2017
"a complete King’s Indian repertoire for Black, and in many lines he presents two different ways to handle the Black position. During his research, he has found many new ideas and resources."
htt...

Started 02/04/17 at 19:57:40 by AJZ
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By: Paul Brondal
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Is the KID a tactician's opening only?
Hi, when I look at the KID's history i see only great attackers like Kasparov, Geller, Bronstein, Stein, Smirin, Radjabov,...
Can the KID be played strategically (à la Andersson for instance)? <...

Started 12/28/18 at 11:07:24 by nocteus
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19 3334 Last Post 01/15/19 at 19:48:20
By: Leon_Trotsky
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La Défense Est-Indienne (ChessBase DVD, in French)
https://shop.chessbase.com/fr/products/libiszweski_maze_defense_est_indienne?Ref...
A minor comment:  in the video sample, GM Mazé describes 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5....

Started 09/29/18 at 17:40:01 by kylemeister
7 2195 Last Post 10/18/18 at 03:25:23
By: TopNotch
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Avrukh GM2a King's Indian
Just to proceed the discussion in the Grunfeld Forum:
Avrukh is writing great books and has many new ideas. But I never got the Quality Chess marketing strategy of claiming that White is better e...

Started 05/14/18 at 19:39:39 by pioleiva
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19 6237 Last Post 05/24/18 at 19:49:58
By: ErictheRed
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Modernized: The King's Indian Defence by Bojkov
A new publisher, with a new book on the KID: http://metrochessla.com/modernized-the-kings-indian-defense/
According to Amazon, it's out now. It's a repertoire for black using the Classical (7...e...

Started 04/22/14 at 20:45:26 by Scarblac
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By: TUKI
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Everyman KID Move by Move Book
It's now available as a PGN. The preview only gives a hint as to the line against the fianchetto, which is ...Nc6 intending ...e5.
Does anyone know what else is recommended?

Started 07/27/17 at 16:43:42 by gillbod
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By: gillbod
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Question in the Fianchetto King's Indian
My preference against the Fianchetto King's Indian has always been the Kavalek System (6...c6 7.O-O Qa5 intending 8...Qh5 if White doesn't play 8.h3 or 8.e4, and against 8.h3, play 8...Be6 with the Ro...

Started 09/25/17 at 15:42:23 by FrenchRefutes1e4
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By: FrenchRefutes1e4
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Bayonet Ne8
After 9. b4 what do people think of Ne8?
I have personally found this a very tough move. In theory, it is often laughed at because white gets the immediate c5 without any work... but in practice ...

Started 09/02/17 at 16:16:59 by trw
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17 5857 Last Post 09/23/17 at 04:06:10
By: proustiskeen
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Avrukh's Be2/Be3 KID Repertoire for Modern Chess
I recently bought this database, what do you guys think of it? I really like his coverage of 6...Na6 7.Nf3 e5 8.0-0 Ng4 9.Bg5 Qe8 10.Re1 which previously was a bit of an enigma to me. For those that h...

Started 08/22/17 at 20:05:30 by TN
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By: kylemeister
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Current topical variations?
What do you consider to be the most topical / 'hottest' variations for White in the KID? Trying to do a roundup of various recent KID books and while I know what I'm interested in - MDP and  6...c5 Sa...

Started 06/28/17 at 19:43:29 by proustiskeen
9 3476 Last Post 07/20/17 at 16:03:38
By: ErictheRed
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old indian gambit
1. d4 d6 2 c4 e5 3 dxe Nc6!? avoiding the Q trade and playing for a win with black. What do you think? (No idea what it's called.)
Undecided

Started 05/31/17 at 00:18:21 by Nickajack
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19 7297 Last Post 06/07/17 at 16:52:32
By: ErictheRed
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I remember a book advocating the Bg5 line vs KID
I remember a relatively recent repertoire book advocating, among others the "quiet" line with Nf3, Bg5 and e3 vs the KID, but I somehow forgot its title and author. I may have seen it on Amazon... any...

Started 05/01/17 at 21:18:44 by grandpatzer
5 3112 Last Post 05/23/17 at 01:34:01
By: TopNotch
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Si the King's indian the right choice for postal?
I have begun to play postal Chess. It is a whole new world. Everyone uses Komodo, Stockfish etc. I have been told the KID is not a good choice. Does anyone know anything about this topic?

Started 11/03/16 at 02:19:51 by Pingudon
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By: trw
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Best King's Indian attack book?
I'm looking for a book for someone new to the opening but willing to work and isn't shy of heavy reading and thinking.  I would rank my skill level as a sharply rising lower to mid club level player. ...

Started 02/03/07 at 13:56:07 by AcuWill
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By: Nickajack
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King's Indian based Rep Book by A. Kornev 2016
An excerpt is up:
http://www.chess-stars.com/Future_Plans.html
So there is not only KI against 1.d4 but also some KI set-ups against everything other than 1. e4 - it's the first big plus fo...

Started 07/01/16 at 08:30:12 by AJZ
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By: kylemeister
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New book by Pavlovic
Just got an email from New In Chess about this book:
https://www.newinchess.com/New_Weapons_in_the_King_s_Indian-p-7643.html New Weapons in the King's Indian by Milos Pavlovic.
Looks like it has a...

Started 11/29/16 at 18:28:01 by cheese111
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By: JEH
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