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Complete King's Indian [A41-42, A53-55, A68-69 & E60-99] with IM David Vigorito
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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
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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.)

Started 05/31/17 at 00:18:21 by Nickajack
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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
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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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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:
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: 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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KID Resources
Currently, i have these books..
1. Attacking Chess: King's Indian Vol 1 & 2 by Vigorito
probably going to be using these as references.
2. Joe Gallagher's Play the Kings Indian
3. ...

Started 10/11/16 at 15:43:27 by VKap
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By: AntonioAg
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New Book on Kings Indian by Smirin
New in Chess are advertising a new book on the Kings Indian. It's by Ilya Smirin and to judge by the sample, it's a collection of his best games in the King's Indian highlighting tactics and themes th...

Started 10/01/16 at 15:17:23 by RdC
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9.Ne1 classical kings indian / Mar del Plata
I don't know if this has been asked before but what is the best reference for the white side of the Ne1 classical kings indian lines? I almost got the new marin chessbase work and found out he recomme...

Started 07/29/15 at 16:06:51 by SupaKoopaTroopa
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By: AntonioAg
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Return to the KID?
I abandoned the KID more than 10 years ago, because I found it much to theoretical (as I did with the Dragon).
But my loving feeling for it has never abandoned me (and also for the Dragon).

Started 04/04/16 at 18:20:19 by TD
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By: ErictheRed
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Response to London system for a KID player?
What is the best response for a KID player to London system? I recently played a game and lost it, and now I would like to find a good way of playing against it...

Started 05/05/16 at 17:36:29 by mjelcic
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By: fling
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Where have all the King's Indians gone?
Until Gata Kamsky unexpectedly played the King's Indian today in the US Championship, we haven't seen it much in recent high level tournaments.  No KIDs in the Norway tournament so far  or the Candida...

Started 04/22/16 at 18:53:14 by WSS
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By: TN
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Khalifmans Kramnik rep 7...Nbd7 8.Be3
8...Qe7 and 12...c5!?, to bold to hold?
10-12 years ago I was very interested in the 7...Nbd7 variation in the KID. Mainly  because it was not so very heavy on theory, and also more positonal tha...

Started 02/12/16 at 16:43:52 by Gut Gambit
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By: Michael Ayton
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Another Victor Bologan DVD on the KID
More, more more!
Another Victor Bologan DVD on the KID. Do we need another Victor Bologan DVD on the KID? Oh boy...

Started 12/18/15 at 18:33:37 by JEH
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By: ArKheiN
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Marin's Anti-Bayonet-Attack in the KID
I'm thinking of buying this ChessBase DVD but first I'd like to know if it's worth enough and what's the reccomendation against 9...a5 10. Ba3. Has anyone bought it?

Started 08/17/15 at 08:46:31 by gramsci
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28 17603 Last Post 12/18/15 at 18:19:47
By: kylemeister
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Hi all,
I was in the mood to play the classical KID with white and this is what happended:
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 Bg7 4.e4 0-0 5.Nf3 d6 6.Be2 e5 7.0-0 Nc6 8.d5 Ne7 9.Ne1 Nd7 10.Nd3 f5 11.Bd2...

Started 10/25/15 at 19:59:19 by gewgaw
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By: gewgaw
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The Old Indian: Move by Move
Did anyone get a chance to read this book? I haven't seen any review yet in internet.

Started 11/03/15 at 13:10:24 by MM0621
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By: Gut Gambit
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Strategic differences in Saemisch and Makagonov?
After 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 Bg7 4.e4 d6 --
What's the difference in White's plan after 5.f3 (Saemisch) compared to 5.h3 (Makagonov)? Both variations allow a prophylactic g2-g4 to cramp Black's k...

Started 05/22/14 at 16:46:55 by Reed
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