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[E90-99]
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In: Re: Nepomniachtchi, I - R...
By: Confused_by_Theory
Sämisch
Sämisch
[E80-E89]
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50 477 Last Post 11/23/20 at 22:10:56
In: Re: State of the trendy V...
By: TopNotch
Fianchetto Variation
Fianchetto Variation
[E62-E69]
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28 271 Last Post 03/11/21 at 20:51:56
In: Re: exd4+Bd7 line
By: Confused_by_Theory
Four Pawns
Four Pawns
[E76-E79] & [A68-A69]
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In: Re: Four Pawns Attack wit...
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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My first King's Indian book!!
Hi friends! I decided to change my trusty Slav and Tartakower for the turbulent waters of the King's Indian... but I have never played it and I do not really understand well the positions. Could you t...

Started 07/14/10 at 02:05:46 by Pingudon
13 12790 Last Post 04/27/11 at 19:05:29
By: Jay
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Black plays exd4 in Kid
Hello friends, we all know that if white has pawns on e4 and c4 and black's c pawn is exchanged for white's d pawn then we call it  Marcrozy bind where white enjoys slight plus but what if white's d p...

Started 03/03/11 at 13:59:17 by raja
14 8744 Last Post 03/27/11 at 01:22:09
By: BPaulsen
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Another attempt to understand KID
hi all,
I played against the KID this weekend [draw after heavy timetrouble] and again there were some riddles, were I´m not sure about the answer
1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4.Nc3 d6 5. e...

Started 10/25/10 at 22:09:29 by gewgaw
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22 11452 Last Post 01/27/11 at 16:51:58
By: OrangeCounty
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5 be2 and 6 g4 !?
Has anyone seen this idea - new one on me 1d4 nf6 2 c4 g6 3 nc3 bg7 4 e4 d6 5 be2 0-0 6 g4.
Couldn't find a reference to it in either  Bologan or Gallagher's books .
Is this an SOS idea ?<b...

Started 12/23/10 at 09:09:46 by ANDREW BRETT
2 2420 Last Post 12/23/10 at 15:09:57
By: Fllg
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Updated chapter of Kill KID 1
I put at our site the whole most topical chapter of Kill KID 1. The new stuff is on pale green background. Download it from:
http://chess-stars.com/graphics/eshop/books_special/FPAupdate.pdf

Started 08/19/10 at 17:32:51 by Semkov
5 4681 Last Post 12/02/10 at 23:15:42
By: katar
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Unusual replies to 5. Be2
In 1983, Seirawan played Spassky in Tilburg. After 1.d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 Spassky proceeded with the provocative looking 5. ... Nc6. I have looked thru a number of publications a...

Started 11/26/09 at 23:14:15 by Dragonslayer99
6 3270 Last Post 11/30/10 at 07:18:37
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Poll: Best line for black against Averbakh KID
What do you think is the best line for black against Averbakh KID? If you miss some line let me know.

Started 11/13/10 at 17:27:40 by gramsci
2 2300 Last Post 11/13/10 at 18:00:38
By: gramsci
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King indian in Boris Avruck d4 Vol2
I have search for the panno variation with 6..c5 but i am wrong o there isn't ?
There isn't for some order of move reason o simply because there is no space for this interesting variation?.<br /...

Started 08/27/10 at 09:06:30 by James Incandenza
9 6393 Last Post 09/28/10 at 13:38:43
By: spagh3tti
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Yugoslav School vs Russian/Soviet School?
I was browsing in the book, True Lies, by GM Lluis Comas Fabrego. and came across this remark:
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I feel deep respect and admiration for the way Russian players handle this defence [ie the KID] (...

This remark

Started 09/01/10 at 05:47:55 by GabrielGale
8 3470 Last Post 09/01/10 at 16:55:30
By: Paddy
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Mikhail Golubev resigns
Mikhail Golubev has decided to stop doing the KID section as his work load is currently too great (subscribers will have noticed that the section is getting behind again  Angry ).
For the moment Da...

Started 06/02/10 at 14:42:54 by GMTonyKosten
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39 17320 Last Post 08/24/10 at 19:09:50
By: Markovich
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Fascinating Line in the Averbakh
Hello!
In Gallagher's book, "Play the King's Indian" he makes mention of an exciting subvariation in the Averbakh that involves a piece sacrifice. The moves leading up to it are as follows: <br /...

Started 08/15/10 at 00:47:32 by mlz3
2 1858 Last Post 08/19/10 at 02:32:39
By: TonyRo
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Is the King's Indian dead?
From time to time I browse through the King's Indian forum. All in all it seems that the King's Indian is very ill. There is no live in the forum. The threads peter out very quickly. A few answers or ...

Started 07/27/10 at 21:28:39 by motörhead
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26 12875 Last Post 08/02/10 at 23:50:56
By: TN
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5. h3 or 6. h3
I was thinking about taking up the krasenkow system, as covered in the book by Markos. But in the eco system there are only entries for 5. h3. Which move order is better?

Started 04/18/10 at 12:47:09 by jitb
6 4104 Last Post 07/20/10 at 19:09:43
By: LeeRoth
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Learning the KID
Hi,
I'm a Grunfeld player looking for another line to play. I have had troubles in some of the Grunfeld lines. I'm picking up the Slav for situations where I don't mind draw, but I want a sharp w...

Started 07/18/10 at 18:10:14 by kobesarmy
4 2282 Last Post 07/19/10 at 00:39:29
By: kobesarmy
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The king indian is risky... for whom?
I have read in the forum that some King Indian players went to play semi slav because it would be more solid... less risky. But I wonder risky for whom? White has to kwow what he is doing or he would ...

Started 07/09/10 at 14:14:41 by Pingudon
6 3539 Last Post 07/10/10 at 16:08:42
By: H-HH
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General KID beginner questions
I have bunched together a few questions I have thought of and cannot find an answer to either in the KID section or in any book. Hopefully someone who is a little more adversed in the KID can answer t...

Started 06/26/10 at 06:30:55 by JhF
1 1832 Last Post 06/26/10 at 18:17:29
By: TopNotch
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Trying to understand KID position
I have been playing the KID for a while now without much knowledge, just to try to get a feel for the different strategies before I fully immerse myself in heavy theory. I try to play against opponent...

Started 05/21/10 at 23:21:18 by JhF
7 3304 Last Post 05/24/10 at 19:35:54
By: Smyslov_Fan
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What are the best books on the KID?
Here is my situation. Against e4 I am solid with the caro-kann. Have been scoring well with it, been playing it for years, and know how to play most variations. My response to d4 has not been nearly s...

Started 05/20/10 at 11:06:19 by up and comer
8 3961 Last Post 05/21/10 at 10:16:16
By: dimis - Ex Member
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"Beat the King's Indian" by Jan Markos
I recently found out from the 'Grandmaster Repertoire - 1.d4' topic that the book "Beat the KID" by Markos will be released by Quality Chess in the next week or two.
I also found out that the boo...

Started 11/10/08 at 20:16:13 by TN
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155 92763 Last Post 04/29/10 at 13:26:03
By: Michael Ayton
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Is ..Nc6 ..e5 playable outside of the classical?
In the fianchetto and averbakh variations, for example, is Nc6 ..e5 d5 Ne7 playable? The idea being going for a kingside attack just like the mar del plata. I already have the najdorf in my repertoire...

Started 04/09/10 at 02:36:58 by kevinfat
13 5377 Last Post 04/15/10 at 10:51:49
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