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Scheveningen Theory and Insights
I have been a keen Scheveningen player (off and on) for about 30 years. I become interested when learning chess by reading the K v K games in the 1985 WCs matches.
As such I have always had a lea...

Started 09/04/23 at 19:45:30 by najdorfslayer
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By: kylemeister
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Keres-Attack with 6...e5?
is there anybody who has experience in this line?
IF this line works, it would be an elegant solution to the Scheveningen move order, and no reason  Cool to study the Main Line Najdorf...

Started 07/06/11 at 21:30:43 by Harald Keilhack
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By: kylemeister
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Curious about recent Scheveningen articles
I wonder if anyone can comment on these.
1.  The latest Yearbook (131) has an article apparently addressing 6. g4 h6 7. h4 Nc6 8. Rg1 d5 9. ed Nxd5 10. Nxd5 ed 11. Be3 Qxh4 (which was considered ...

Started 08/13/19 at 20:35:45 by kylemeister
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By: Pawnpusher
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Adorjan's 8..Qb6 in the Modern Scheveningen
In Starting Out Sicilian Scheveningen, Pritchett recommends the move order 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 d6 6.Be2 Be7 7.O-O O-O for Black.  The idea is to meet the immediate 8.f4 with Ad...

Started 01/16/18 at 18:56:47 by LeeRoth
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By: LeeRoth
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So I Think I Want to Learn The Sheveningen...
I am a class player and I am reading the book "Pawn Structure Chess" and I chose to learn the Scheveningen because I wanted to be able to play an opening while having guidance on what I should be thin...

Started 02/10/17 at 17:52:49 by SouthofGrey
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By: MNb
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A Scheveningen comparison, 33 years apart
Let me just throw out an offhand question.  I wonder why Adams eschewed meeting ...h6 with h4 today.  In a similar position, Nunn played it and gave it "!", though he wrote that apparently some of the...

Started 04/25/15 at 17:35:07 by kylemeister
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By: brabo
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Alternatives for white in Najdorf w/ 6 Be3 e6?
What are the alternatives for white in the English Attack Scheveningen, reached from the Najdorf move order? The main line with 7 f3 seems too theoretically dense. I'm also not interested in entering ...

Started 03/01/15 at 01:36:52 by birdsopening
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By: birdsopening
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Scheveningen from the Kan move order
I have been playing accelerated dragon for many years. It is a nice opening but it is difficult to play for a win a black so I'm looking for an extra opening.
I have been thinking of playing the ...

Started 02/10/13 at 15:14:18 by Wazabi
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By: kylemeister
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B81: Meeting the Keres Attack, Hou Yifan Style
This game shows a new way to play against the Keres Attack. Hou Yifan hasn't shown any fear against the Keres Attack in her previous games, but playing 7...e5 is almost unheard of!
It's only occu...

Started 01/31/13 at 22:59:57 by Smyslov_Fan
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By: Smyslov_Fan
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Best line Against Keres Attack?
What's the best line against the Keres Attack? I know in "The Scheveningen: Move By Move" the author recommends 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 d6 6.g4 h6.
Is this the best line agai...

Started 11/26/12 at 05:45:47 by BobbyDigital80
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By: BobbyDigital80
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New Book on Scheveningen
New book from the Move By Move series on Scheveningen Sicilian: to be published March 2012 in Europe.
I am inter...

Started 02/17/12 at 06:43:02 by Gilchrist is a legend
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By: Devilman
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White's Qe1-g3 in the Scheveningen via Taimanov
I'm trying to build a repertoire around the Scheveningen via Taimanov move order and I'm having difficultties to find a good antidote against white's plan Qe1-g3 (instead of the calssical a4, Bf3 and ...

Started 09/18/11 at 08:26:21 by gramsci
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By: LeeRoth
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Basic question in Sicilian Scheveningen
Hi all,
I usually play the Taimanov, but I had always an eye on the scheveningen, due to move transpositions.
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 d6 (5... Qc7)
Why isn´t t...

Started 04/09/11 at 17:04:56 by gewgaw
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By: Daniel
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Schevenigen -- Polish IM (German language) 2 vols
I had the first volume which I found while traveling,... it was brillant.  Discussed all the major ideas,... the 2nd volume goes into the middlegames and endgames,...   I have not been able to find th...

Started 01/14/09 at 21:14:23 by michele
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By: Harald Keilhack
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Perenyi attack
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Be3 e6 7.g4 e5 8.Nf5 g6 9.g5 gxf5 10.exf5 d5
In this line of the Perenyi attack where can I find the old analysis and latest analysis? Its clear t...

Started 02/13/11 at 03:09:39 by kevinfat
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By: OrangeCounty
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The best way to meet the Keres attack?
Lets say I want to play the Scheveningen move order: 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 and now what Black players fear the most is 6. g4:

What is the

Started 01/15/11 at 03:26:07 by F22
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By: Uhohspaghettio
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What's the status of the Perenyi attack?
I currently play Be3 against the Najdorf and am happy with my reponses to e5 and Ng4. I was wondering what the alternatives to the English attack are against e6. In particular how effective is the Per...

Started 07/28/06 at 02:38:43 by bob000
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By: Ametanoitos
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Velimirovic - trying to figure out some details
I am currently concerned with one of the main lines of the Velimirovic Attack:
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bc4 e6 7. Be3 a6 8. Qe2 Qc7 9. O-O-O Be7 10. Bb3 O-O 11. ...

Started 08/30/10 at 13:42:09 by chk
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By: chk
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Classical Scheveningen the main line
This is a thread devoted to the position arising after: 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8. f4 O-O 9. Kh1 Qc7 10. a4 Nc6 11. Be3 Re8 12. Bf3

Black has s

Started 01/02/10 at 06:35:19 by F22
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By: F22
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Sicilian Scheveningen
For somebody wishing to study the Scheveningen but approach it via a Najdorf move order, is there any better source than Emms Book?

Started 03/19/10 at 11:33:19 by snakebite
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