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Queen's Gambit Declined: Three Knights Variation

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  • 4 weeks ago


    2. c6 would be better.

  • 5 months ago


    well there is some! not much but some! and i was reccommending a more agressive alternative for dark pulse since didnt really care for 4.Nf3. I didnt say it was solid. I suggested it because it was a more agressive alternative to 4.Nf3. 

  • 5 months ago


    cll3:- 4. e4 is a big mistake. No compensation.

  • 5 months ago


    This is what I usually do when it isn't accepted.

  • 11 months ago



  • 2 years ago


    dark pulse, on move 4 mayb e4. opens up the light bishop followed by the knight and a castle? also giving white a bigger hand in the center. i'd say pretty offensive for white! Cool

  • 3 years ago


    there is a nice pos. for the greek gift from here

  • 3 years ago


    It's too dangerous

  • 3 years ago


    Almost half of games like this come out in a draw? Am I reading the Result graph wrong?

  • 4 years ago


    all I can say about Queens Gambit is: never accept - I've almost never seen a Queens gambit accepted where black has come out on top (or even scraped by with a draw)

    I've played this variation as Black, although I wasn't quite sure as to why the third knight is pulled out, why is that exactly? It doesn't really protect any current threats, and I think the Knight could probably be pulled later as a defensive manouver. What are it's offensive prevelances? (If any)

    [I get ripped by knights in my games, I can't see their offensive abilities well enough, that's the one thing I need to learn better]

  • 6 years ago


    I play the Queen's Gambit as both white and black.  It's loads of fun!

  • 6 years ago


    i like queen openings but i don't like queen's gambit unless i play as white.. i don't think it's effective for black..

  • 7 years ago


    yes i like it also!!!!

  • 7 years ago


    Played this.

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