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on how i can study and improve my game? This was a 15 minute match with no incriment
The toungue-in-cheek suggestion is to not play people rated 440 points higher than you.
I no longer give White the chance to play a King's Indian after 1 c4. 1 ...e5 is just fine for Black - no, you don't have to transpose into a "Sicilian Reversed" line. 1 c4 e5 2 Nc3 Nc6 3 g3 g6 4 Bg2 Bg7 5 d3 d6 6 Nf3 and now Black can choose between the solid ...Nf6, the aggressive ...f5, or hedge his bets with ...Nge7. White has nothing, basically.
No measurable space advantage with a central d4-d5, no Queenside advantage, no nothing.
The way you played seems okay until ...Bg4. There isn't really a point, of course White plays Qd3, a strong and useful move. Instead, just ...Bh3 and trade the LSBs if you are determined to attack the King, and why invest all those moves with ...Qd8-a5-h5 etc. if you aren't attacking.
Once White plays 1 c4, there should be no question of allowing him to transpose back into a 1 d4 line where he has reasonable chances of creating an advantage.
by BigNose 6 minutes ago
Thoughts on the Standard Rating Boost
by ZarkoUcinci 13 minutes ago
is scandinavian a good defence
by Jay_Roy_Hall 14 minutes ago
by BobBlanks 36 minutes ago
I suck at chess. Bad.
by innocuent 39 minutes ago
My standard rating only went up 200 points instead of 400?????
by astronomer999 39 minutes ago
Is this a draw
by LongIslandMark 41 minutes ago
Italian game 3...h6
by therearenonamesleft 42 minutes ago
Who's your fav in the Top Ten?
by DarknisMetalDragon 58 minutes ago
My Rating jumped 150 points.
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