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Pirc Defense dead?
I keep hearing the Pirc is a dying beast & my time would be best served formulating another defense to 1. e4! I have to admit there are sveral lines that look very bad for black! In over the board pl...

Started 11/03/05 at 23:05:05 by DAX
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By: JEH
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The Pirc Austrian attack-What helps Black vs......
I am interested in this specific line only.  I think this is the acid test for Black in the 5... c5 system.  What line here helps Black to equalize, and at worse case, to draw?
1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6...

Started 02/28/06 at 07:06:16 by BladezII
14 6853 Last Post 05/25/06 at 20:49:03
By: JEH
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End of Izoria-Inarkiev
Does anyone know what the 'real' finish to Izoria-Inarkiev in Andy's May 2006 update (Pirc - Austrian) was, as the one given in TWIC is clearly ridiculous?  Grin

Started 05/24/06 at 22:35:34 by GMTonyKosten
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Classical Pirc
What is the current status of the Classical Pirc?  It seems to me that much of the talk about the sad demise of the Pirc surrounds the Austrian and 150 Attack lines.  Can anyone comment on the Classic...

Started 03/18/06 at 15:37:18 by HgMan
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By: I need to know(Guest) (Guest)
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1.e4 d6; 2.d4 Ktf6; 3.Bd3 Ktc6 & other Wdeviations
Hello all,
Just a post to ask what everyone plays against White's early deviations on 1. ...d6 and to suggest the line 3. ...Ktc6!? instead of the usual moves 4. ...e5 and 4. ...g6
a few sa...

Started 03/16/06 at 12:09:57 by Uberdeker(Guest) (Guest)
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By: Uberdeker(Guest) (Guest)
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A new look at the Pirc
Well E4 D6 is always a very arguable topic. The pirc has its supporters. I am not one of them but that is irrelavant for what i want to start here.
Lets try and make a starting out place for the...

Started 11/25/05 at 01:59:42 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
12 4951 Last Post 11/29/05 at 06:07:50
By: JEH
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New Roman's Lab Pirc DVD
Does anyone have this new one yet?  He's done a few other videos on the Pirc already.  I wonder if this one is any good and if it has mostly new material.
"Volume 25: Easy Way to Beat the Pirc Mo...

Started 09/25/05 at 18:34:25 by BlkSabb
7 3936 Last Post 11/20/05 at 11:29:50
By: JEH
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Pirc: 150 attack
Hi all !
In my search on the Colle vs King's indian, I've tried some lines transposing in a pirc:
1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 g6 3.Nc3 Bg7 4.e4 d6 5.Be3 with the idea of Qd2 and O-O-O
1/ Is it that line which ...

Started 10/31/05 at 06:14:37 by dgvincent
5 2320 Last Post 11/02/05 at 01:53:16
By: Viking
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short attack vs the pirc
i'm looking for a weapon to destroy the pirc ...i'd like to open the game.... what about the short  attack?
thanks

Started 11/01/05 at 12:27:56 by piefr1 (Guest)
5 2448 Last Post 11/02/05 at 01:12:40
By: Klick
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Austrian Attack & the Pirc
AGainst 1.)e4 I have taken to the the Pirc. I love the opening but it seems that when everytime the game reaches move 4 white always plays f4! I can't remember ever having to play the classical or an...

Started 10/28/05 at 19:14:43 by DAX
4 2692 Last Post 10/31/05 at 18:14:42
By: DAX
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Opening for White According to Anand Vol. 4
So far I've seen no mention of any actual material from the new book 'Opening for White According to Anand Volume 4' by Alexander Khalifman.  This covers the Pirc and Modern from White's point of view...

Started 10/15/05 at 13:33:32 by BlkSabb
1 1425 Last Post 10/15/05 at 14:15:59
By: lost highway
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?? about Pribyl Pirc
I like the line 1.e4 d6 2.d4 Nf6 3.Nc3 c6 4.f4 Qa5 5.e5 Ne4 6.Qf3 Nc3 7.Bd2...however what about 7...Na6!?..from Dejmek-Ardaman(1997-0-1/48)...any comments/ ideas...

Started 07/26/05 at 20:02:04 by rajkipling2
1 2157 Last Post 09/22/05 at 03:53:50
By: JEH
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playing the pirc???? and the "Pirc Alert"...
Hi everyone!
as I'm starting playing the KID once again, I was considerind playing the Pirc/modern couple also.
So, I was considering wether the book by Chernin and Alburt was a good book, a...

Started 05/06/03 at 01:53:34 by Fred (Guest)
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20 9504 Last Post 09/17/05 at 06:24:07
By: Michael Ayton
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Famous players and the Pirc
Which famous players use/used the Pirc?

Started 09/08/05 at 08:09:09 by Viceroy
8 3483 Last Post 09/10/05 at 08:03:17
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Is the Pirc/modern really in trouble???
Hi to all!
reading other posts in the forum, seeing that some pirc players are considering giving up their pet defense, I was wondering whether it is really in trouble, and it what lines precisel...

Started 02/21/05 at 05:07:10 by krugman
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Question about the Pirc
Is the Pirc in trouble? In the line 1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. f4 Bg7 5 Nf3 c5 6. dc Qa5 7. Qd4 seems to be creating difficulties for black (see the game Milov v Gonzales on ChessPub and Gallaghe...

Started 04/14/05 at 18:48:29 by gss (Guest)
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Dangerous Pirc line
A word of warning to fellow Pirc players out there - Nigel Davies' new repertoire book on the Réti recommends a transposition to a dangerous-looking attacking line against the Pirc when Black plays 1....

Started 07/12/04 at 02:27:53 by alumbrado
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The Austrian Attack
Hello Guys!
At a local club turnament a quite remarkable game was played in the dreaded
Austrian Attack against the Pirc. The flow of events was so unusual for this particular line that I de...

Started 04/06/05 at 14:54:27 by CheckMate (Guest)
10 4161 Last Post 04/08/05 at 15:53:36
By: M.Nb (Guest)
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Pirc books?
Can anyone evaluate the relative strengths and weaknesses of Nunn & McNab's The Ultimate Pirc and Lev Alburt's Pirc Alert! ?
Are there other books on the Pirc that warrant a look?

Started 02/12/05 at 09:42:12 by HgMan
3 2277 Last Post 02/13/05 at 05:39:00
By: TalJechin
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For Alumbrado: The Austrian Attack
Some ten years ago, I considered to take up the Austrian Attack against the Pirc. But I came to the conclusion - with the help of Nunn/McNab's Ultimate Pirc - that Black could equalize with 5...o-o. S...

Started 01/27/05 at 08:49:35 by MNb
7 3105 Last Post 01/28/05 at 12:06:01
By: alumbrado
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