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1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. Bd3
I remember, that some years back
1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. Bd3 was played by some strong players. Can someone recommand me some sources about this line? Was it analyzed in NI...

Started 07/13/17 at 20:52:40 by Ender
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By: Ender
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Modernized: The Petroff Defense
Greetings,
is the book Modernized: The Petroff Defense from Meropolitan Chess going to be published in the near future? According to the Publisher's website the release date was November 2015.

Started 04/29/16 at 15:24:16 by grandpatzer
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C42-C43: New Petroff book by Sakaev!
After the announcement by Everyman Chess for its Petroff book now Chess Stars Publishing is announcing a Petroff book by Sakaev in December/January. What a treat! It looks like I will play the Petroff...

Started 10/27/10 at 09:29:01 by Zagorka
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By: Zagorka
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How does one beat the petroff?
[spliced] [splicedhere] [move by] Markovich.

Started 04/23/09 at 23:07:03 by Markovich
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By: Markovich
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Petroff Boden - Blunder or Main Line
After 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Bc4 Bc5 my old version of Fritz6 gives in its book 4.d3 as the main line.
Is this correct?  3...Bc5 looks like a blunder or at best dubious to me.  Is White asking for ...

Started 08/26/07 at 20:11:11 by dsanchez
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By: dsanchez
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1.e4 e5 2..Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4.Nf3 Nxe4 5.c4!?
Does this get white anywhere? I used to play this but after getting nowhere in several lines I switch to 3.d4 lines where I grab a pawn for the bishop pair. Recently however, I read of the idea of cas...

Started 06/05/05 at 19:58:16 by Arthur I (Guest)
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By: Arthur I (Guest)
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Cochrane gambit {Russian defence}
We are on http://www.chessfans.com analysing now this variant of Russian defence. What you thing about it?
Cochrane gambit:
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Jxe5 d6 4.Jxf7!? Kxf7 5.d4
1.e4 e5 2.N...Qe8 {5. .. c5 6. 6

Started 10/05/04 at 00:22:54 by jogo (Guest)
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Petroff- safe line?
I updated recently my knowledge on the Petroff defence and i noticed that Kramnik saffered two painfull loses in Dortmund against Naiditch and Ivanchuk in the line
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4....

Started 02/16/09 at 11:41:39 by Ametanoitos
1 1335 Last Post 02/16/09 at 15:00:48
By: ANDREW BRETT
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Learning the Petrov/Petroff
I have been a french player (with decent success) for the past three years, but I would like to see some different middlegames, so I am taking up the Petrov. What would you recommend as a learning too...

Started 06/01/07 at 21:28:11 by Zebano
1 1347 Last Post 06/02/07 at 01:48:15
By: blueguitar322
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Underrated line in the Petroff?
What's wrong with this reply against the Petroff?:
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5.d4 d5 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. 0-0 0-0 8. c4 Be6!? The normal move is 8. - c6, but what is wrong with 8. - Be6.....

Started 12/12/04 at 05:23:12 by JN
1 1593 Last Post 12/22/04 at 09:41:25
By: glsix
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C42: Boden-Kieseritzky Gambit
A well-known friend of mine wants to publish a book about the Boden-Kieseritzky Gambit, which he wants to re-christen, the Morphy Gambit. I was wondering why he would want to promote a line that has a...

Started 08/22/11 at 02:21:01 by tbronto
2 4422 Last Post 08/23/11 at 01:28:57
By: MNb
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What Petroff variation for a 1450 elo rating level
Hi ,
This is Thork . I want to ask you what is the best variation to face the Petroff . ¿ 1.e4 - e5 2 . Nf3 - Nf6 3 . Bc4 gambit ? ¿ Try to transpose to the 4 Knights Belgrade Gambit ? ¿ 1.e4 - ...

Started 06/15/11 at 22:52:35 by THORK
2 2874 Last Post 06/16/11 at 22:38:46
By: ErictheRed
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Petroff 5.Nc3--- 7.Be3 or 7.Bf4
Hello
I've been trying to find a reference to whether after 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4.Nf3 Nxe4 5.Nc3 Nxc3 6.dxc3 Be7
7.Be3 or 7.Bf4 is considered best but there are few books which ment...

Started 07/13/09 at 09:18:54 by greymattermatters
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By: greymattermatters
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PETROFF  3. d4, exd4
Hi to All.
Reading the Jamigava's book "The PETROFF" I've analised this variation:
4. e5, Ne4  5. Qxd4,d5  6. exd6, Nxd6  7. Nc3, Nc6  8. Qf4, Bf5  9. Bb5! Qe7+  10. Kf1, Be4  11. Bxc6+, Bxc...

Started 05/10/07 at 17:13:30 by Templare2
2 1705 Last Post 05/15/07 at 11:56:53
By: Templare2
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Poll: Petroff - A good full time repertoire defense?
What do you think?  How does it compare to 2...Nc6?
Thanks!

Started 02/14/07 at 18:52:11 by Waffles
2 2214 Last Post 03/08/07 at 23:14:35
By: kalle99
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Winning against the Petroff!?
Here are 2 postal games I have won recently using the same system - comments please.
Harvey Williamson v Derek Gallimore
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4.Nxf7! Kxf7 5.d4 Be7 6.Bc4+ d5 7.Bb3 Bg4...

Started 12/19/04 at 17:09:26 by Harvey Williamson
2 2315 Last Post 02/02/05 at 20:07:12
By: MNb
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Cochrane gambit {Russian defence}
We are on http://www.chessfans.com analysing now this variant of Russian defence. What you thing about it?
Cochrane gambit:
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Jxe5 d6 4.Jxf7!? Kxf7
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4.N...

Started 10/05/04 at 00:25:49 by jogo (Guest)
2 2038 Last Post 11/20/04 at 22:04:39
By: Macroman
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Petroff Powerbook and Petroff Powerbase 2020
Can any one tell me whether the Petroff Powerbase contains any correspondence games? I suspect that the Powerbook is full of engine games and therefore of limited interest to the average player?
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Started 10/15/20 at 00:08:59 by MW
3 285 Last Post 10/18/20 at 19:41:23
By: cathexis
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C43: Does this Petroff line still hold up?
In the 3.d4 Petroff, after 3...Nxe4 4.Be3 d5 5.Nxe5 Nd7 6.Nxd7 Bxd7 7.0-0, the move 7...Qh4 is not considered on this site as far as I can find.  Aside from the main line 7...Bd6, only 7...Be7 is cons...

Started 06/30/11 at 02:29:32 by Mark Stephenson
3 3335 Last Post 07/02/11 at 22:12:35
By: Vass
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C42: Interesting sideline in Petroff against 5.Nc3
I think this sideline is pretty interesting. Black has done quite well. Is there a known refutation?
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4.Nf3 Nxe4 5.Nc3 Nxc3 6.dxc3 Be7 7.Be3 (or 7.Bf4) Be6 8.Qd2 Nc6 9....

Started 11/15/10 at 08:16:49 by Lauri Torni
3 3481 Last Post 06/06/11 at 09:06:48
By: Jupp53
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