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Tiviakov: Queen's Indian - The Modern Approach
Anyone here have the new Tiviakov QID Fritz Trainer? I'm curious what lines he recommends.

Started 08/16/19 at 07:01:42 by BobbyDigital80
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By: kylemeister
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Solozhenkin on QID
Chess Stars Publishing has announced a forthcoming book:
Play the Queen´s Indian Defence  by Evgeniy Solozhenkin
312 pages, Chess Stars, November 2018
On their homepage you can see the content:<b...

Started 10/30/18 at 16:34:40 by tracke
11 3014 Last Post 04/25/19 at 18:57:15
By: Leon_Trotsky
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Queen's Indian Books
Hello All:
I am looking at QID books by Wells (Chess Explained), Emms (Starting Out), Yrjola and Tella, and Aagaard (don't know if I have enough "a"s in there).
I am rated 1950 and thinking ...

Started 10/31/06 at 05:00:53 by Gerry1970
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By: fling
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e3 QID - Move order trouble (June 18 update)
In the June 2018 update "A System for White", GM John Emms investigates a plan involving taking on d5, followed by b3 and Ba3 to trade the dark-squared bishops.
While this plan looks interesting...

Started 07/22/18 at 09:29:59 by Kontorist
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By: Kontorist
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How to play for a win with black in QI ?
I think about playing the following line with black:
1.d4 Sf6 2.c4 e6 3.Sf3 b6 4.g3 Ba6 5.b3 b5!?
Is this line bad or refuted ?

Started 05/26/07 at 14:58:34 by Strategy_Rules
8 3404 Last Post 06/12/07 at 12:25:10
By: JudgeDeath
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QID heros from White side?
Hello All:
Got this idea from the French thread. But I would seriously like to know whose games to study when playing the White side of the QID (current/retired does not matter).
Thanks very...

Started 12/04/06 at 18:23:21 by Gerry1970
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By: Gerry1970
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Exciting QID lines
Hi guys; I'm thinking of playing the Nimzo-Indian again, but I have that age-old problem of what to play after 3.Nf3 (and 3.g3, for that matter).  I'm looking for something more exciting than the Bogo...

Started 06/01/06 at 02:04:37 by ErictheRed
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By: Klick
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Chess Explained: QID
Anyone seen this book by Peter Wells? From sample on website, Wells doesn't seem to offer much new, but that's only a few pages. I already have Yrjola/Tella and Emms'.  Should i get this?

Started 06/22/06 at 16:43:42 by lnn2
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By: Nietzsche
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Jacob Aagaard: Queens‘s Indian Defence new DVD
We have just obtained stock of a new DVD "Queens Indian Defence - The Easy Way" by Jacob Aagaard.

Here is some blurb:
After 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 White players often play 3.Nc3 allowing t...

Started 07/30/06 at 14:15:22 by jeupham
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By: jeupham
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Queens Indian cc game vs. World champion Ivar Bern
Hi all
We are currently playing a correspondence game at 5 days a move against a correspondence chess world champion and Over-the-board IM - IM Ivar Bern.
I am a bit confused by a variation ...

Started 07/27/06 at 15:06:34 by kingscrusher
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By: kingscrusher
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Q-Indian: Petrosian Variation (main line)
Hi dudes,
Please let me know what you think about this line I prepared againts Q-indian:
a3 Bb7
Nc3 d5
cd5 Nd5
Dc2 Nc3
bc3 c5
e4 Nd7
Lf4 cd4
cd4 Rc8

Started 04/06/05 at 12:38:44 by AM (Guest)
6 3160 Last Post 07/14/06 at 08:43:29
By: Excalibur
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What's White's BEST try in this 1.Nf3 line?!......
Hi, everyone!
What's White's BEST try/continuation in this 1.Nf3 line:
1.Nf3 Nf6 2.d4 e6 3.c4 b6 4.Nc3 Bb7 5.a3 d5 6.cxd5 Nxd5 7.Qc2 Nxc3 8.bxc3 Nd7 9.e4 c5 10.Bf4 cxd4 11.cxd4 Rc8 12.Qb3 Be...

Started 07/12/06 at 16:33:03 by Excalibur
2 1611 Last Post 07/13/06 at 16:30:05
By: Excalibur
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QID Old Main Line with 7 ... Na6
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 e6 3 Nf3 b6 4 g2 Bb7 5 Bg2 Be7 6 0-0 0-0 7 Nc3 Na6!?
This is a Tiviakov-inspired move.  I know that the Old Main Line has a bad reputation for taking the air out of the game (at hig...

Started 05/17/06 at 22:58:07 by HgMan
6 2513 Last Post 05/21/06 at 14:51:43
By: HgMan
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Queen's Indian -- For White
I've been adopting pieces of Palliser's 1.d4 repertoire recently, and while I am generally pleased with both the motivation and execution of the book -- choose classical lines for White and show how t...

Started 04/10/06 at 05:46:56 by Scholar
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By: HgMan
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QID Fianchetto
I play the move order 1 d4 Nf6  2 Nf3 as white. After 2...e6  3 c4 b6 I'd like tio try 4 g3. However, there seem to be a lot of lines and many seem to be analysed to drawn endgames. I know that this i...

Started 02/20/06 at 10:22:45 by snakebite
4 2013 Last Post 02/20/06 at 14:26:15
By: slates
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What sort of a thumb is d5?
To one decidedly challenged in theory and available time, it appears that, in these QI-type games, whenever Black plays ...c5 without having played ...d5, it is not a bad thing for White to play d5. R...

Started 02/14/06 at 08:08:44 by Frankly
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By: Frankly
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Petrosian QID: Critical Lines?
After 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Bb7 5. Nc3 d5, what do the white players around here like to play? Undecided
6. Bg5 seems a draw nowadays, but Black always looked okay in the Tartakower positi...

Started 10/24/05 at 09:38:58 by lnn2
5 2414 Last Post 10/26/05 at 00:55:10
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Starting Out: Queen's Indian
Opinions please! How much material is there not already on chesspub?
Thanks in advance.

Started 04/01/05 at 01:24:38 by lnn2
3 1918 Last Post 04/03/05 at 08:17:09
By: Twinpeaks
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Queen's Indian Hedgehog
It looks like the QID hedgehog isn't very common but surely there are some theoretically sound lines which lead there. How to get the Hedgehog when playing the QID?

Started 04/14/11 at 14:41:25 by rukh
4 5519 Last Post 06/23/11 at 07:48:50
By: Grijandel
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Repertoire Question: QID and Hedgehog
At the moment i am assembling my against non 1.e4 openings as Black. I decided for various reasons that i need a new answer to meet all the different first moves in a coherent way. I play the Hedgehog...

Started 01/05/12 at 17:47:39 by Tullius
1 2768 Last Post 01/05/12 at 18:41:21
By: MartinC
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