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How do you play against 1.d4

  • 11 months ago · Quote · #1


    So how DO you play against 1.d4?

  • 11 months ago · Quote · #2


    The Quen´s gambit declined is a very solid and "easy" way of facing 1.d4. You put a pawn of d5 and defend it developing your pieces. A typical line would be:

  • 11 months ago · Quote · #3


    the kingsindian or Dutch stonewall or the slav tschebanenko.

  • 11 months ago · Quote · #4


    1. ...e6 (and secretly hope it transposes to a French)

  • 11 months ago · Quote · #5


    The Slav or Dutch. Sometimes if I'm feeling insane the Englund gambit. Thinking of trying the Albin, too

  • 11 months ago · Quote · #6


    So how DO you play against 1.d4?

    ...with great alacrity.

  • 11 months ago · Quote · #7


    benko/blumenfeld and sometimes a nimzo heading for the b5 gambit lines.

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