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    • Philidor 3. ... f5 4. exf5 Bxf5!?

      This article is about the position in the diagram please do not comment "just" to complain about the countergambit it arises from: Every source I could find on the counter gambit said that Bxf5 lost a pawn and left it there as "bad" so I had to ... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | May 31, 2015
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    • 1.d4 d6 what are the lines

      I found a small article in an old chess book running: I looked online and couldn't find a reference to these lines further than move 2. Is this opening bad? There was also a side note about reaching a king's indian position 2 tempos up. | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Dec 13, 2014
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    • Interesting trap from 1.b4 2.a3 3.Bb2

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      • lollers
      • | Jun 4, 2014
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    • The New Play Against Kings Gambit!

                        Now, I know what you are all thinking:     now! I found a move that actually works!       Now, after hxg6, White actually has 3 main moves: First, the mainline of Qg4:     You may also ... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Mar 6, 2014
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    • 1.e4 c5 2.g2?! Is this really good?

      Well, this Sicilian line that I play, note: title, often comes off good at my level, 1500/120 kind of level. I'm wondering how this would do in higher games. Here's an example of one game: But it dosen't always go this well: I haven't had an c... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Feb 27, 2014
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    • The Tarrasch Gambit

      I coudn't find any online info on this line, or indeed this opening, so I'm wondering what to do about it and I make this blog post. A lot of this may not be up to date with theory, but hey, what can I do if I only have a now 34 year old book on... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Feb 17, 2014
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    • The Elephant Gambit

      Ok, I've been searching up on the Elephant Gambit and it looks pretty solid: The non-take lines are simple: just take e4 and you'll be fine. | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Feb 11, 2014
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      • | 2 comments
    • Impossible Puzzles

      Anyone seen any other awsome puzzles? | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Dec 2, 2013
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    • It works :D 1.e4 f5

      Note: Black always castles queenside. | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Sep 8, 2013
      • | 710 views
      • | 7 comments
    • It works :D 1.e4 f5

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      • lollers
      • | Jul 27, 2013
      • | 945 views
      • | 1 comment