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Is the Trompowsky for me?
I am thinking of integrating the trompowsky in my repertoire, it seems to me the positions become simpler, but the endgames seem still dynamic. I feel I have a lot more positional knowledge and calcul...

Started 11/07/09 at 19:19:29 by battleangel (Ex Member)
11 6565 Last Post 11/12/09 at 14:59:52
By: Markovich
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Why is the Tromp not played on Super GM Level?
What is exactly bad about it?
What is the refutation, I am still investigating into this opening ...
But there many 1-0 games on 2600+ Level with the Tromp, but still it seems to be only a s...

Started 10/10/07 at 12:40:01 by Deepthought (Ex Member)
8 4197 Last Post 11/07/07 at 21:16:43
By: linksspringer
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Trompowsky attack any?
I here would like to ask if there is any web sides that have the games of Trom.I would like to know it because chess publishing don't have many games about Trom.Thank you for all your help...

Started 01/27/08 at 05:06:08 by Albert92
4 2751 Last Post 02/04/08 at 09:01:58
By: Albert92
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Hello Eric,
Your last game in the French Team Championship didn't stay unnoticed (3.a3!?) Could you, please, share with us some of your ideas in Pseudo-Tromp?
There is a big difference in th...

Started 02/02/04 at 11:27:27 by alex8
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By: jeupham
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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
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By: Dante88
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Poll: What do you call 1 d4 d5 2 Bg5?!
Vote for shat do you call 1 d4 d5 2 Bg5?!

Started 08/31/08 at 15:08:12 by Anonymous3
2 4421 Last Post 01/27/10 at 19:07:52
By: Viking
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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 10376 Last Post 08/15/11 at 09:04:45
By: MartinC
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The h4 Tromp. Has it been killed?
I've always had a huge fondness for 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5 Ne4 3.e4, even though as a 1.e4 player I only ever used it in blitz games. I seem to recall that it was theretically dubious many years ago, and in r...

Started 03/05/06 at 12:45:15 by CraigEvans
1 1547 Last Post 03/09/06 at 16:07:39
By: kaspirateur(Guest) (Guest)
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Trompowski Attack
I haven't found a topic in the D-pawn Special forum on this yet, so I figured I'd start one.
I recently graduated high school where I was the top ranked player in my conference 4 years running (f...

Started 10/16/08 at 07:13:11 by Dante88
2 2134 Last Post 10/17/08 at 05:29:56
By: Dante88
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Qxb2 in the tromp! does it really work?
OK, recently i've been quite successful in the tromp.I played it in 3/5 games in a recent tournament and scored 100% with it. I've played it for near 2 years now and have got good results with it. But...

Started 02/13/06 at 11:28:25 by DarMc2
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By: DarMc2
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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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Trompowsky Repertoire as White
I am thinking of learning the Trompowsky as White. Any suggestions as to which lines I should play?

Started 02/23/08 at 10:57:13 by DoubledPawns
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By: Chevalier
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2...d5 3.Bf6 ef6 4.e3 Bd6 against the Trompowsky
I was wondering about this variation, which is very solid for Black. For this reason, a number of the world's top players play it as Black (Kasparov and Leko to name two examples).

Started 02/11/08 at 05:36:59 by DoubledPawns
3 2523 Last Post 04/12/08 at 22:00:42
By: The_Shah
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Queen's pawn attack revealed
Somewhere I saw an announcement about this soon to be published new book by James Plaskett. Anybody any more precise information about it ?

Started 02/11/05 at 03:07:43 by elspringer
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By: Flanker
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Books on 1.d4 d5 2Bg5 !?
Hi there!
Can someon recommnad me good book on this opening?
I found something like this :
Is this a good bo...

Started 04/19/09 at 15:37:29 by Ender
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By: kshorg
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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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By: Glenn Snow
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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 5243 Last Post 07/11/10 at 12:57:27
By: RivertonKnight
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How to meet the Trompowksy?
I've always played 1...d5 up until now but have started playing 1...Nf6 instead.
However, I have a lot of problems against the Trompowsky. Up until now I've been playing 2...e6 wihtout any furthe...

Started 06/16/08 at 12:06:59 by Gerbarts
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24 10487 Last Post 11/08/08 at 11:21:19
By: SWJediknight
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Too much Tromp?!
Hi everyone, I was thinking of continuing my didactic examination of the 2...c5 tromp this month, as the Tromp is by far the most important 'd-Pawn Special', and I think that this is the critical test...

Started 12/10/03 at 18:16:18 by GMEricPrie
3 2855 Last Post 12/15/03 at 09:24:44
By: Geof Strayer (Guest)
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Nunn's answer to the Tromp
I was just reading the latest John Nunn book, and was surprised to see that he recommends the line 1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 Ne4 3. Bf4 c5 4. f3 Qa5+ 5. c3 Nf6 6. Nd2 cxd4 7. Nb3 Qd8 for Black, and then after ...

Started 02/09/06 at 19:49:02 by GMTonyKosten
2 2071 Last Post 02/10/06 at 12:46:16
By: GMTonyKosten
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