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Kasparov's Najdorf DVDs
Hi guys,
i just wanted to know if anybody knows where i could find an index of the dvds in object. I mean something like segment 1: the xxx variation, segment 2 the yyy variation and so on.
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Started 03/25/08 at 14:42:18 by Chess_Addict
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By: nicholaswin
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Poisoned Pawn and forced draw
I would like to have your opinion about the fact that against 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bg5 e6 7.f4 Black can play after hard theorical preparation the sharp "poisoned Pawn" vari...

Started 05/04/07 at 12:24:55 by parisestmagique
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By: parisestmagique
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Can anyone recommend a good system against PP?
A sound system of play with theory is what im after. i am willing to learn theory and would like to be able to face the najdorf without some fear. what good texts are there available apart form the Sh...

Started 11/03/08 at 13:42:27 by Chessmoby
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By: Chessmoby
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Browne Variation 6 Bg5 Najdorf
There have been signs in the last year or so of a trend away from 6 Be3 as the main line of the Najdorf back to 6 Bg5. Many players who would otherwise be attracted to the Najdorf as Black are put off...

Started 10/01/09 at 14:32:01 by Paddy
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By: parisestmagique
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starting out  the najdorf by R Palliser
A new najdorf book is out. Written by Richard Palliser.
Has anybody already got it? As i already have some older najdorf books a new version would surly be good. But I worry a little bit about th...

Started 04/24/06 at 14:48:07 by chessy
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By: blueguitar322
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Najdorf ...e6 or ...e5
I am considering taking up the Najdorf and was wondering about the differences between using a ...e6 based repertoire or an ...e5 based repertoire (where possible of course!).  I have noticed that Emm...

Started 06/01/05 at 05:45:25 by The King
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By: brabo
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Move Order Trick in Najdorf?
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8.
f3 Nbd7 9. Qd2 b5 10. a4 b4 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 Nb6 13. Bxb6 Qxb6 14. a5
Qb7 15. Bc4 Be7 16. Ra4 Rb8 17. Qd3 Ra8...

Started 04/12/05 at 17:10:12 by Dan (Guest)
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By: Dan (Guest)
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Grandmaster Repertoire Najdorf sicilian
Hi
It seems that Qualitychess will publish a Book in the Grandmaster Repertoire series on the Najdorf be Ftacnik.
Is Ftacnik a Najdorf player himself? Certainly it will be a good book, but ...

Started 03/21/09 at 10:01:25 by boki
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By: kylemeister
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searching for a variation for black in the najdorf
Hi !
Im searching for a new variation in the najdorf for black after 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Be3 e5 7.Nb3 (for OTB chess)  Undecided .
(in general I prefer concrete varia...

Started 08/11/07 at 17:46:50 by Strategy_Rules
7 3144 Last Post 11/07/07 at 18:45:24
By: RAFFLKOPTR
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Switching to the Najdorf
I am thinking about switching to the Najdorf variation of the sicilian defense and was wondering what some good resources on this opening would be.  I already have Fritz 8 and all of the games of Bobb...

Started 08/29/11 at 15:41:16 by walkingterrapin
7 4850 Last Post 09/22/11 at 20:36:05
By: vallescure
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Sharpest Sicilian book and 6.Bd3
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bd3 e5 7.Nde2 Be7 8.0-0 0-0 9.Ng3
The sharpest sicilian book says the following:
9.Ng3 is interesting, because Black cannot continue with the...

Started 10/20/19 at 06:38:00 by kevinfat
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By: Kerangali
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Where does the knight go?
Recently I jumped on the bandwagon and started playing the Najdorf (mainly to have an additional weapon against weaker players) as Black.
In the following position of the Be2-Najdorf White has a ...

Started 04/24/11 at 12:31:09 by Matemax
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By: Uhohspaghettio
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The Verbeterde List
In the Wikipedia article for the Sicilian Najdorf under The Classic Main Line (6. Bg5) it mentions "The Verbeterde List" (6. Bg5 Nbd7) and mentions a Lody Kuling who played it.  Do any of you know any...

Started 03/14/11 at 22:31:38 by Kopperhed
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By: Uhohspaghettio
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Polugayevsky
Thank you to all who contributed to my last Topic. I am getting more specific though. I have played it a while and i like the dynamics of the opening. But a line I really like is the Polugayevsky!<br ...

Started 05/08/05 at 23:28:37 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
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By: jejega
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Need Setup Against the Najdorf
Although I've never minded playing against the dragon I haven't found anything I like against the Najdorf and so have been playing an anti d6 sicilian as a result. After failing to win an important ga...

Started 10/08/05 at 01:22:49 by bob000 (Guest)
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By: Vass
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Line 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cd 4. Nd4: Nf6
5. Nc3 a6 6. h3
I am looking for some theory in this line. Fisher used to play it. Is there any Yearbook about this line? Or even a book?

Started 03/20/11 at 23:08:31 by nobibla
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By: MNb
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Cutting Edge 2: Sicilian Najdorf 6.Be3
Anyone has information on how good is this book?

Started 05/04/11 at 08:32:54 by ygramul
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By: Uhohspaghettio
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Doubt in the Sharpest sicilian book
In the book  Sharpest sicilian page no.162  they say:
"6...Nc6 7.Be2 ...e5 8. Nb3
Now that the Bishop is already on e2 8.Nf3 Be7 9.00 00 10.Bg5 has no venom because white is unable to occupy...

Started 02/01/12 at 16:54:50 by raja
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By: Papageno
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Is Najdorf too theoretical in practice?
I'm considering whether to add Najdorf to my repertoire (I've played french and Taimanov most of time). What are the plusses and minuses of Najdorf IN PRACTICE for the average player rated about 2100?...

Started 11/16/11 at 08:37:56 by Lauri Torni
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By: vallescure
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Why NOT e5 vs 6. Bc4 and 6. Bg5 in the Najdorf?
The title pretty much says it all. I have looked at 6. Bc4 and 6. Bg5 with e5!? and while I know this is supposed to be suboptimal, I can't find any way to refute this idea. I can't even be sure it's ...

Started 05/29/07 at 09:11:22 by exigentsky
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