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A new look at the GQA
I was hoping to start a new thread on this less popular try. Why dont more people take the pawn.
What do the white players think about whites chances and what do the black players aim for.

Started 11/29/05 at 13:02:52 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
3 2839 Last Post 11/30/05 at 09:42:02
By: John Cox (Guest)
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QGA survey
There were some important topics about QGA problems, so I decided to cover them in a separate thread.
1. The game
Beliavsky,A (2599) - Sermek,D (2532) [D20]
XVI Vidmar Mem Portoroz SLO ...

Started 10/23/05 at 06:03:18 by Semkov
6 4895 Last Post 11/05/05 at 00:26:29
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Queens Gambit accepted
I started playing my first opening ever agin the queens gambit. I told my self when i stopped playing it i would return after my understanding was more complete. It now is more complete. I am looking ...

Started 08/05/05 at 22:04:47 by basqueknight (Ex Member)
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37 19220 Last Post 10/18/05 at 06:38:13
By: John Simmons (Guest)
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A Question For QGA Players
Help Wanted !!
Could any Queens Gambit Accepted players please tell me what they play as White and also what they play as Black against 1e4? What would be a nice fit??[color=Blue][u]Thank Y...  Smiley
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Started 10/10/05 at 14:47:46 by Boris_Karwash
14 6776 Last Post 10/14/05 at 15:39:11
By: John Cox (Guest)
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QGA Icc 'statistic
i typed help eco2 on Icc and ....what a surprise !
the QGA has umbeliveable good statistics.
Is there a trap somewhere or this opening is really the best opening for black vs d4?

Started 05/12/05 at 05:29:14 by piefr1 (Guest)
2 2372 Last Post 05/14/05 at 01:55:46
By: volvo
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Semko/Sakaev book on the QGA
Hi all,
I have been considering to start playing 1.d4 for a while now. When the above mentioned book was out I purchased it and checked the line...
1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. e4 e5 4. Nf3 exd4 ...

Started 05/12/05 at 17:33:20 by Fernando Semprun
2 2510 Last Post 05/13/05 at 08:07:08
By: John Simmons (Guest)
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when white avoid the QGA
1.d4 d5 2. Nf3!?  argh!!!! i cannot play my QGA what is the best solution for me. I don't wanna transpose into a known opening like the QGDeclined for example

Started 04/05/05 at 12:54:50 by piefr1 (Guest)
10 5023 Last Post 04/09/05 at 08:49:07
By: MNb
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QGA with a6
Hi all,
Can anyone give me some advice on the variation of queen's gambit accepted 1. d4 d5 2. c4 dc 3. Nf3 a6!?
What is the best way to play here? It seems very different from the QGA varia...

Started 02/17/05 at 17:53:55 by Antonos
3 3439 Last Post 02/23/05 at 17:20:25
By: Geof Strayer (Guest)
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QGA  4...Bg4!?
1. d4 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.e3 Bg4!?
I consider to take this line to my (black) repertoire. And then only in the 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.c4 dxc4 move order. As I play the Slav anyway I would have no probl...

Started 01/06/05 at 18:30:59 by tracke
3 2959 Last Post 01/12/05 at 03:31:28
By: Klick
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weird move in QGA
I have just started to play QGA with black.
many players with white play 3.e4 and I'll play 3...e5 variation. Now theory gives only 4.Nf3 but I have seen in many blitz games that white ...

Started 01/14/03 at 10:39:19 by Sven Persson (Guest)
4 3343 Last Post 12/09/04 at 05:02:50
By: Bonsai
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QGA 3.e4 e5 4.d5!?
1.d5 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.e4 e5 4.d5!?
I have run across this move uncountable times, and every time I seem to try something new. 
To my knowledge, I have been unable to locate any information on...

Started 12/23/03 at 17:07:33 by nexirae
2 2269 Last Post 04/23/04 at 06:01:15
By: Klick
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QGA 3.Nc3 a6 variation
1.d4 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.Nc3 a6 4.e4 b5 5.a4 b4 6.Na2 Bb7 7.f3 Nc6 8.d5 Na5
This is a line recommended by GM Ward in his book.  My question pertains to the sequence 9.Nxb4!? e6, when GM Ward writes "9...

Started 12/24/03 at 13:45:03 by nexirae
1 2366 Last Post 04/23/04 at 05:44:31
By: Klick
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QGA 3.e3
Just wondering, has any theory been further developed on this line?  Does black have a move which has been scoring particularly well lately?  Once again, in reference to one of my books, black's choic...

Started 12/01/03 at 16:28:50 by nexirae
1 2427 Last Post 12/28/03 at 08:04:03
By: GMRuslanScherbakov
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QGA 3. e4
What exactly is the modern recommendation for meeting e4?  In GM Ward's book he recommends 4(!) moves...e5, c5, Nc6, and Nf6.  What is considered best for black by theory?  It's also annoying because ...

Started 11/03/03 at 20:51:57 by nexirae
1 2570 Last Post 11/22/03 at 07:56:52
By: GMRuslanScherbakov
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