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Averbakh/Modern 3 c4 d6 4 Nc3 c5, or 3 ...c5
I recently posted to the 1 e4 Forum in answer to a 'Basic question 'bout Pirc/Modern' (q.v.), enquiring if Black had sound alternatives to the KID after 1 e4 g6 2 d4 Bg7 3 c4. I answered that I was in...

Started 06/04/04 at 14:46:22 by Michael Ayton
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New book??
Hi guys!
I was just surfing for books on the amazon page (I'm waiting for Gallaghers new KID book to come out) and I came across this book:
The Offbeat King's Indian : Lesser Known Tries to ...

Started 09/15/04 at 16:26:41 by Armin
7 2359 Last Post 10/04/04 at 17:50:11
By: IronMarshal (Guest)
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Andrew Martin's New Book is out now
Andrew Martin's new book Battle Plans in the King's Indian is in stock and available through Chessco. com
I hope it is available through Barnes a...

Started 02/26/04 at 00:48:17 by IronMarshal (Guest)
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By: geo5
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That pawn on c4
In these King fianchetto openings, does white benefit from the pawn on c4?  I was thinking: does white have more of an advantage in a Pirc/Modern or in the KID?  At this stage, I'm unable to decipher ...

Started 12/01/03 at 20:58:07 by nexirae
6 2992 Last Post 08/07/04 at 09:32:39
By: MNb
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strange looking move ! 3.h4
Hi i played on ICC a blizt game and i play against this strange looking line :1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. h4 Bg7 4. h5 Nxh5 5. Rxh5 gxh5.
Have you some hint to fight against it ? or some white player ...

Started 08/06/04 at 01:06:48 by Stéphane Béland (Guest)
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By: Stéphane Béland (Guest)
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1.d4,Nf6 2.d5?
Looks stupid, right?  Well, after about a half-dozen tries, I'm still unable to figure out how to get an advantage coming out of the opening against this nonsense.  Any suggestions?

Started 05/05/04 at 18:23:03 by Jerry_Taylor
7 3388 Last Post 05/06/04 at 14:53:17
By: Glenn Snow
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Averbakh/Modern 1 e4 g6 2 d4 Bg7 3 c4
I'd be grateful for some advice about three positions arising from the Averbakh system after 3 ...d6 4 Nc3 Nc6:
(1)  What do people think of the line 5 d5 Ne5!?? Gallagher's book Starting Out in ...

Started 04/20/04 at 23:32:48 by Michael Ayton
7 4237 Last Post 04/22/04 at 05:19:36
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I would like to see your feedback
Hello guys!
My first two updates are out. The March update is ready and will be published in a few days. I would like to hear what do you think of these updates. Any suggestions are welcome.<br ...

Started 04/02/04 at 01:01:51 by GMVMikhalevski
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By: Geof Strayer (Guest)
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Uncertainty about opening categorisation
I was intending to post a question on one of the forums concerning a couple of Modern-Averbakh positions (ECO code A42--4, I believe): 1 e4 g6 2 d4 Bg7 3 c4 d6 4 Nc3 Nc6 and then: (1) 5 d5 Ne5!? 6 f4 ...

Started 04/18/04 at 23:05:49 by Michael Ayton
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By: Wonderer - Ex Member
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KID Averbakh
I was playing through Joe Gallagher's Starting Out book looking at the tricky Averbakh variation and the first line in there is this one:
1. d4   Nf6,   2. c4  g6,    3. Nc3  Bg7,    4. e4  d6,  ...

Started 09/13/03 at 15:00:02 by IronMarshal (Guest)
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By: alumbrado
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The updates
Where exactly are all the updates for the KID section? 
I hate to be the one to point this out, but it's March and we're still waiting for the January update!  This is getting quite ridiculous.....

Started 03/02/04 at 21:12:56 by nexirae
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Info on Andrew Martin's new book!
I have been reading about the progress of Andrew Martin's new book and it sounds great!
The book is called Pressure Play in the King's Indian
The book has 352 pages and will sell for $29.95. I kno...

Started 09/11/03 at 00:23:09 by IronMarshal (Guest)
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GM Joe Gallagher's December King's Indian Update and 2 updated eBooks have just been posted at

Started 01/14/03 at 20:22:21 by yaltmax
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By: yaltmax
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correction name
Some time ago I posted a game of  Ivan Sokolov in the Dutch League and Joe Gallagher put it on the KID website, but one small thing seems to have gone wrong: the name of his opponent was not Sollaveld...

Started 07/09/03 at 13:37:41 by Raspje
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By: Raspje
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KID on Bg5
  I'm relative new to this website, but I have a simple question.
  I'm playing a mail game with a friend of mine. From most of our games he used to play a fianchetto line against the KI...

Started 06/25/03 at 16:50:27 by Roberto Metzger (Guest)
1 1956 Last Post 06/26/03 at 04:01:51
By: alumbrado
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? about Andrew Martin's new book?
I've heard that IM Andrew Martin is working on a  book about the King's Indian Defence, "Pressure Play in the King's Indian Defense", does anybody know something? When is it going to be released and/o...

Started 06/12/03 at 06:58:51 by Kiwi
1 2008 Last Post 06/12/03 at 10:41:44
By: Andrew Martin (Guest)
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Hi everyone!
after a long, long stop (well, from chess...) I was considering playing our beloved KID...
so I was wonderind wether I should register to this site, and I would like some advice...

Started 05/03/03 at 19:50:52 by krugman
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By: yaltmax
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