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Sveshnikov/Pelikan, Kalashnikov, Lowenthal & Grivas Sicilian [B32-33]
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Modernized Sveshnikov by Ris
The Modernized Sveshnikov   by Robert Ris
So far there‘s only a cover in the coming soon section of Thinkers Publishing.
tracke Smiley

Started 03/13/20 at 21:15:30 by tracke
2 849 Last Post 06/10/20 at 17:37:58
By: BadDays
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GM REP: The Chelyabinsk Variation by GM Timoscenko
One of the pioneers of the variation in the 70s wrote a book that seems to be a QC publication - 656 pages in QC-layout and format, hardcover:

Started 08/11/16 at 18:28:17 by AJZ
14 9258 Last Post 05/17/19 at 16:03:33
By: Guy from Russia
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Sources on the 7...Qe7 Löwenthal?
I've been looking for a solid, "quick fix" Sicilian I can add to my repertoire quickly, and thought of the Löwenthal.
I know there is good coverage in, for example the DW: Sicilians b...

Started 07/29/14 at 20:45:08 by Stigma
14 10270 Last Post 12/07/17 at 08:40:09
By: Stigma
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Just starting the Sveshnikov. Best book?
Hi! I have played several defenses. French, Carokann... But know a friend convinced me to try the Sveshnikov. What book do you think is best. My ELO is 1900 over the board. Thanks a lot.

Started 12/27/16 at 22:31:31 by Pingudon
12 6513 Last Post 12/30/16 at 20:48:32
By: kylemeister
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What's Black's BEST continuation/s in Sveshnikov..
Hi, everyone!
What's Black's BEST/newest continuation/s in the Sveshnikov line 9.Bxf6 gxf6 10.Nd5 f5 11.Bd3 Be6 12.Qh5 Rg8 13.g3
Is it  13...., Rg5 OR
       13...., Rg4 OR

Started 07/12/06 at 16:17:18 by Excalibur
1 2925 Last Post 11/19/15 at 23:00:26
By: Andrew Bak
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Interesting sacrifice on b5 square in Svesnikov
Hi guys!
Today i played on internet as black game which started with such move order:
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6 8.
Bxf6 gxf6 9. Na3 b5 10...

Started 12/20/12 at 22:37:34 by Ender
9 8261 Last Post 04/27/15 at 16:33:28
By: Vass
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New style Sveshnikov eBook
I've done the latest playable eBook in a slightly different style, and would like to know what subscribers think of it. Now there is only one text which links to all the 'ChessPub Guides' which then l...

Started 03/29/07 at 11:05:57 by GMTonyKosten
9 12375 Last Post 09/11/14 at 23:00:05
By: Paddy
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Potent Sveshnikov double pawn-sac for black:
Even the best CC players miss golden opportunities:
Recently in the Witold Bielecki Memorial/ Top players GM Voss (2657) missed a golden opportunity to play a hot novelty against World Champion L...

Started 05/27/13 at 21:58:43 by FirebrandX
7 8114 Last Post 06/24/13 at 23:55:02
By: neurologo
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Lowenthal variation of Sicilian
17.f4-ef4,18.Bf4-Ne6,19.Ne6-Be6,20.0-0 a...

Started 08/12/09 at 10:31:06 by maven82
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29 33270 Last Post 08/20/12 at 17:09:01
By: Ender
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Esserman's novelty in the Sveshnikov
OK, maybe Esserman doesn't get complete credit for this move, but I've never seen it played before. The move I'm talking about is 25.Ne2! in the h4-pawn sac line with 16. Ra2.
Has anybody seen th...

Started 11/10/11 at 02:57:44 by FrankieJay
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By: F22
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1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 e5
I would like to see some coverage of the line 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 e5 (or of the line 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 e5, which the first line often transposes to). "Theory" r...

Started 03/26/08 at 07:40:22 by Pessoa
10 14119 Last Post 08/05/11 at 06:00:13
By: Smyslov_Fan
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Sveshnikov - 6.Nf3: best way to play Black?
I have twice now faced 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 e5 6.Nf3
The games continued 6..Bb4 7.Bd3 d5 8.exd5 Nxd5 9.Bd2
In one game I played 9..Nxc3 and in the other 9..Bxc3.
I didn't...

Started 04/07/10 at 10:31:37 by TicklyTim
12 9169 Last Post 03/16/11 at 02:07:29
By: dragos
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sveshnikov is a draw??
In Jesus de la Villa's book Dismatling the Sicilian he writes "Perhaps its only drawback, from a practical point of view, is that a white player with some theoretical knowledge has SEVERAL (my caps) o...

Started 06/16/10 at 04:16:36 by Zatara
13 11766 Last Post 11/08/10 at 15:43:05
By: TonyRo
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11.c4 in the Sveshnikov
Hello, I am referring to the position that occurs after 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cd4 4.Nd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 e5 6.Ndb5 d6 7.Bg5 a6 8.Na3 b5 9.Nd5 Be7 10.Bf6 Bf6 11.c4:
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Started 03/03/08 at 10:06:25 by DoubledPawns
11 8505 Last Post 04/18/10 at 10:18:57
By: joakimvitriol
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Kalashnikov Resources?
Hello all,
In my ongoing quest to study the Kalashnikov in depth, I am searching most printed material. I have:
Sicilian Kalashnikov - Aagaard and Pinki
Winning with the Kalashnikov - McDonald
Neo-Sveshnikov - Silman
New Trends in the Sicilian Kalashnikov - ...

Started 02/23/10 at 13:32:46 by TonyRo
9 8389 Last Post 03/31/10 at 15:13:51
By: TicklyTim
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svesnikov 9.Nd5 what to read or buy?
Hi all! Who is authority on this line? Which books should i be shoot if i missed. Who is following in the theory?
Please tell me chesspub is doing fine here, i think the forum is so great and sin...

Started 02/19/10 at 17:34:35 by toppace
3 3354 Last Post 02/21/10 at 12:06:00
By: snakebite
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Sveshnikov ....... 10. Nd5 f5 11. c3 Bg7 12. exf5
In the Sveshnikov ....... 10. Nd5 f5 11. c3 Bg7 12. exf5 Bxf5 13. Nc2 critical line, IS BLACK'S BEST CONTINUATION (with chances for a win) 13...., O-O OR 13...., Be6.
Some analysis will be apprec...

Started 07/14/06 at 09:59:37 by Excalibur
4 2196 Last Post 08/01/06 at 11:08:21
By: Excalibur
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Sicilian Sveshnikov
I am studying GM Yakovich's excellent book on the Sveshnikov and I like the line, e4 c5 nf3 nc6 d4 cd nd4 nf6 nc3 e5 ndb5 d6 Bg5 a6 Na3 b5 Nd5 Be7 Bf6 Bf6 Nd5 Ne7Nf6 gf. White then has several ways to...

Started 03/02/05 at 14:45:08 by BearerOfBadNews
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By: BearerOfBadNews
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Anand's novelty
Anand made strong Novelty in his game against Kasimdzhanov. game was 10...Bg7-variation where white plays sharp 15.Qf3 . normal continue begins with 15...bxc4 but I saw Kramnik play 15...Re8 once.<br ...

Started 01/28/03 at 13:44:20 by Teemu (Guest)
1 2159 Last Post 02/17/03 at 16:28:45
By: Steenbekkers (Guest)
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Grivas Sicilian
Gambit is releasing a book on the Grivias sicilian in August. It's 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Db6. I didn't even know it was called the Grivas...

Started 05/22/05 at 07:58:12 by Alias
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