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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 4931 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 5370 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
1 685 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 3728 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 9285 Last Post 12/19/19 at 19:44:09
By: Mtal
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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 4774 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 14224 Last Post 08/20/16 at 11:22:04
By: TalJechin
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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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By: RoleyPoley
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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 5830 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 4059 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 5471 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 23606 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 14421 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 4215 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 16631 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 15839 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
13 16514 Last Post 10/03/10 at 19:26:34
By: Gambit
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New Plaskett book - name change!?
Hi guys,
I was browsing the various publisher's sites yesterday when I came across this new(?) book from Batsford:
Queen's Bishop Attack Revealed
By James Plaskett
Now I know we had an extensive thr...

Started 06/05/05 at 08:55:04 by Faraday
5 6998 Last Post 07/11/10 at 12:57:27
By: RivertonKnight
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Chessbase Trompowsky Repertoire 2ed
How much does it change from the 1st edition?

Started 02/17/10 at 17:00:39 by Holbox
0 3174 Last Post 02/17/10 at 17:00:38
By: Holbox
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Trompowsky Question
1 d4 Nf6 2 Bg5 Ne4 3 Bf4 d5 4 e3 Bf5 5 f3 Nf6 6 c4, now I have been analyzing the move 6...Nc6 and it seems to me that this move equalizes for Black. Does Wells in Winning with the Trompowsky or Davie...

Started 09/30/09 at 22:05:19 by Anonymous3
4 6939 Last Post 02/01/10 at 09:05:14
By: Dante88
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