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Trompowsky Attack & London System - Moskalenko
Any views on this fairly recent effort (June 2022)? Apologies if covered elsewhere. I did do a search here but didn't find anything on this already.

Started 09/14/22 at 16:31:00 by chessatover50
1 4769 Last Post 09/19/22 at 05:37:08
By: Wintermondnacht
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Killer Tromp
The latest GingerGM opening video is out covering the Trompovsky. Palliser has again helped with this, and it features an interview with Hodgson as an extra.
The line vs Ne4 is h4. I'm a bit surp...

Started 11/19/21 at 15:32:31 by RoleyPoley
12 4970 Last Post 04/14/22 at 19:58:38
By: JonathanB
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Earliest Tromp book & When The Raptor Got Named
Hello everybody,
I've been having a look around the internet for answers to a couple of questions and it occurred to me that Chess Pub Forum folk might be in a position to help.
Q1: What ...
The ea

Started 04/10/22 at 13:45:35 by JonathanB
1 610 Last Post 04/11/22 at 20:14:08
By: Kerangali
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How strong are Black's Chances?
I notice the board here has been pretty quiet of late and wondering why?
I am aware of at least two Black-side Trompovsky books (I think): "Beating the Anti-Indians" and "Dealing with d4 Deviati...

Started 03/26/21 at 16:45:09 by cathexis
6 3566 Last Post 10/09/21 at 05:01:07
By: trw
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Tromp 2...g6
I have recently tried out the King's Indian in a few league matches (3/3 although against lower rated opposition) and was wondering if I can play 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5 g6 against the Tromp?
Is ...

Started 05/17/05 at 03:55:20 by The King
9 9130 Last Post 12/19/19 at 19:44:09
By: Mtal
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recent Trompowsky crush
Can anyone please help me to find a recent Tromp win which I've been told was pretty stunning, but I can't find it! It was apparently played in late April (probably the Russian Team Ch.) and featured ...

Started 05/18/05 at 16:33:18 by IMRichardPalliser
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48 39403 Last Post 09/05/18 at 20:20:49
By: Sisyphus
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Tromp book by New in Chess
I've received a flyer about a new book on the Tromp by an author whose name is unfamiliar, Dmitry Kryakvin.
The NIC sample page is

Started 09/01/18 at 22:47:45 by RdC
5 4647 Last Post 09/04/18 at 14:12:05
By: barnaby
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Trompowsky - Miladinovic Style?!
I have been sitting on what I consider a rather important theoretical novelty for over a decade, and in all that time an opportunity has never arose to give it a test, not even in Blitz. So having gro...

Started 04/11/09 at 19:12:45 by TopNotch
11 13929 Last Post 08/20/16 at 11:22:04
By: TalJechin
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Flaw in Pert's book w/ his 2-pawn gambit
My experience shows a limitation in Richard Pert newbk (2013) on the Trompovsky.
1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5 Ne4 3.Bf4 c5 4.f3 Qa5+ 5.c3 Nf6 6.d5 Qb67.e4 Qxb2 8.Nd2 Qxc3 9.Bc7 g6
Here I looked forward to...

Started 05/08/14 at 11:37:36 by Tim-G-London
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By: Dean
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The Trompowsky Move by Move by Cyrus Lakdawala
Has anyone else read this yet? if so what are your thoughts?
I recently purchased it as i want to play the Tromp this season after spending the last couple of years dabbling with the Killer Reper...

Started 08/16/14 at 14:04:37 by RoleyPoley
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best book The Trompovsky
iam going back too the trompovsky. i have Wells old book from 2004. Recently some new books has arrived. But what to buy ?  any ideas ?

Started 07/01/14 at 15:52:08 by TomKarlsen
2 5302 Last Post 07/07/14 at 12:29:04
By: Williams
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4.c3 against Ne4 trompowsky
Hi, i am playing the trompowsky and i am happy with it but i am not confortable with any mainline agasint Ne4. I was trying this line:
1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5 Ne4 3.Bf4 c5 4.c3  ???  Is it playable?

Started 04/03/14 at 17:32:57 by peon4rey
4 5718 Last Post 04/03/14 at 20:06:29
By: ErictheRed
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Novelty at move 5 in the Tromp
Today's ( 29th March) game in the Candidates between Andreikin and Aronian has started 1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 g6 3. Bxf6 exf6 4. c4 .
Aronian's Bogo style reply of 4. Bb4+ has been seen before, but alw...

Started 03/29/14 at 10:05:18 by RdC
1 3999 Last Post 03/31/14 at 08:49:38
By: MartinC
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... Ne4 in the Tromp
Hi all,
I was thinking about playing the Tromp and was wondering what is the best line again 1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 Ne4, 3. Bf4 c5 4. f3 Qa5 check 5. c3 Nf6 6. d5 Qb6? I know there is a double pawn sac...

Started 06/08/13 at 00:46:37 by Mtal
2 5397 Last Post 06/08/13 at 08:45:50
By: RdC
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1.d4 d5 2.Bg5 Where can I find some theory?
Probably this was already discussed, but I couldn't find it.
a)Does any theory book / article exist on 1.d4 d5 2.Bg5?
b)And what's your experience / opinion about this system?

Started 04/21/12 at 06:09:11 by fairchess
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19 23249 Last Post 04/25/12 at 02:30:46
By: Glenn Snow
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French type position against Trompowsky
First of all forgive me for not posting a more theoretical position which might interest more of you. However, unfortunately I've been looking at this variation for black and cannot unders...

Started 06/19/11 at 15:30:17 by chesswise
12 14194 Last Post 08/15/11 at 09:04:45
By: MartinC
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11...dxc6!? in the Tromp main line
Hello to all,
I'm thinking of adding the Tromp to my repertoire. After studying "starting out: the Trompowsky attack" by R. Palliser, I am wondering what the current status is of the following ga...

Started 08/04/11 at 20:36:19 by Sisyphus
1 4154 Last Post 08/06/11 at 08:43:38
By: Bibs
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Trashing the Tromp by Andrew Martin - article
Sorry if this has already been posted on the Forum, but recently I discovered the following interesting article offering a repertoire for Black against the Trompowsky:

Started 02/11/10 at 21:17:06 by TN
12 16347 Last Post 04/15/11 at 11:12:21
By: knightmare
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Queen Bishop's Attack
I came across this opening in a tournament recently:
1 d4 d5 2 Bg5
I ended up playing g6 and Bg7 and kind transposing into a schlecter defense.
Is this a serious opening? does anyone kn...

Started 01/29/10 at 18:36:52 by Reverse
13 15573 Last Post 03/29/11 at 14:42:44
By: Straggler
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Trompowsky Study Guide
Hello everyone.
As white my repertoire almost always start with 1.d4 & 2.Nf3 and follow primary the recommendations of (The Ultimate Colle by Gary Lane & A Killer Chess Opening Repertoire by Aaro...

Started 06/03/10 at 04:12:35 by DionTheGreek
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By: Gambit
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