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The Sicilian sucks. I never play it.
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A great opening if you want to laugh at your opponents as they ferociously attack your king but ultimately over press and fail.
more like a fail opening when they open lines of attack and u lose
cool give us a refutation then
Sicilian players love getting attacked. We kill your attacks!
It takes a certain mentality. You concede white a developmental advantage at a cost, a center pawn. You then need to counter-attack aggressively. If you hold your own, then black often comes out at least equal and highly active. But if you play passively, and don't take advantage of your tactical and positional resources...it won't end well.
From the white perspective, it feels like black is much more in the driver's seat than he is than in most french and ruy lopez lines. I remember my first game against a sveshnikov, it was a very disconcerting loss of control having no knowledge of the lines. It is much clearer (to me) in most french and ruy lopez lines what you should be doing as white.
Have you ever failed to defend?
Sure I've lost, but white isn't going to have any advantage in main line Sicilians.
What do you think of the Sicilian? One of the most Popular, if not the most popular, Openings.
It's ok. I just wish there were several variations of it. Then it could be more interesting.
I would indeed sacrifice development for a little central control
I thought there were...
Sicilian is really interesting specially for attacking players! Here you have a little introduction about one of the most popular Sicilians... http://www.chess.com/blog/JRgascon/introduction-to-najdorf-sicilian
Najdorf is my favorite
by Pulpofeira a few minutes ago
11/27/2015 - Holes and Fillings
by ScaccoLento a few minutes ago
why i failed in this game?
by ImGaryBusey 4 minutes ago
Time without moving
by kingopps 4 minutes ago
How should black continue ?
by DrSpudnik 5 minutes ago
Is it safe to take the exchange here?
by skotheim2 9 minutes ago
Tips on how to fight the allapin as black
by Rakukumaran 11 minutes ago
Let's time go out
by kingopps 11 minutes ago
Is there any chance that a 1300 rated player can beat a 2700 rated player?
by DrSpudnik 11 minutes ago
Sicilian Defense Alpine Variation
by leechongwei 15 minutes ago
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