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Zukertort Opening: Sicilian Invitation

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  • 4 days ago


    very bore opening

  • 6 weeks ago


    Hi there
























    Goodbye there

  • 3 months ago


    Probably the best game I've ever played and it was accomplished with the Z.

  • 4 months ago


    I can't add to much but as a new player and trying to learn new openings, what happens if the other player moves another piece. I got a lot to learn lol. Probably why I loose most my games

  • 5 months ago


    haven't tried, is it good?

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  • 15 months ago


    That opening is very good, but I get tired of it...

    I use this oppening in this form:

    1. Nxf3,  2.Pxe4 , 3.Bxe2,  4. Pxd3  5.Nxd2  6. O-O

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  • 15 months ago


    ¡Por favor, sea relevante, útil y agradable!

  • 16 months ago


    No comment!

  • 19 months ago


    I am living 15mins walk from The Brompton Cemetery where Zukertort has been buried...

  • 24 months ago


    The stat chart to the right serves very little or no purpose.  Remember that transpositions are taken into account in many chess games, and once the openings transposes to another, it belongs in another category for rating and measurement.

  • 24 months ago


    1 c4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6?????

  • 24 months ago


    Most English players play the opening using 1.Nf3 and 1.c4, so 1... c5 is normal.  I find that after I play 1... c5, if they don't play the English, they are less good than those who continue along the English.

    *** Do not misinterpret***

    I say that, purely from a statistical perspective of my games as Black, when I faced White players who do not continue along normal English lines after 1.Nf3 c5, they have been easier opponents, than those who do play along English lines.  That has just been the history with me.

    Everyone's experience is different.

    It is very very odd to see a 1.e4 player end up in a Sicilian after 1.Nf3 c5 2.e4.  That has happened to me 2-4 times EVER.  I play Sicilian as Black.

  • 2 years ago


    is it on youtube,,/..?

  • 2 years ago


    @gr8k9t @Dinesh_B

    1.d4 is not possible for black as that would mean black would move his pawn three spaces




    it is far from unaffective in fact it is extremely effective white d5 whites reply is d4 focing black to play a symetrical d4-d5 game which black may not want for example i would rather play something like the KID or the Nimzo-indian



    yes but so does anything thats not hyper-modern reply by black for example d5 d4 and white has forced black into playing closed game



    thats just a stupid comment in no way is this opening only going to benefit white he may have a slight edge but that is in all openings

  • 2 years ago


    whats great about it....any opening can be considered great actually!

  • 2 years ago


    definitley best reply d5 runs into d4 where white has tricked black into playing d4-d5 lines so it is a good way to force your opponet into a position

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