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    • Chess IQ Quad Tournament: The e4 Experiment

      This tournament I wanted to try to play more attacking chess. This is why I have started to play e4 and the Sicilian defense.  Time control was 90|30 Game 1   Game 2:  Game 3: Went 2.5/3 and finished first in my group. Not bad for... | Read More

    • Best Openings

      I know there are a lot of devastating openings out there but discuss and share your favorite openings. I personally play very aggresively and like the stonewall or the dragon variation of the sicilian defense. | Read More

      • SnowMan38
      • | Jan 24, 2015
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    • DAILY REVIEW OF WIJK AAN ZEE 2015. Round 12 - Giri Variation

      12th round of Tata Steel Masters was frankly boring - only two games of seven ended effectively! It remains only hope that the super GMs cherish forces for a decisive round. However, today there was quite a significant event in the parallel tour... | Read More

    • Claus Jensen's Najdorf killer: 6. h3

      As you may know Claus Jensen has been posting Youtube videos with his analysis of the 6. h3 response by White to the Sicilian Defense Najdorf variation. Here is one of his videos. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Z8qNYEa0Vo I did some engine ana... | Read More

      • Jamalov
      • | Jan 22, 2015
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    • How well you know opening names #4

      Yes its finally here ! I was strugeling to find some time, but lets see how well you know names of the common black defenses ! Thats right today you will be looking for moves from blacks prespective. So without further rewiev lets move to no. 1 ... | Read More

      • Vojtcz
      • | Jan 19, 2015
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  • Scandinavian Defense

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    The Scandinavian Defense (also known as the Center Counter) is the chess opening characterized by the first moves 1.e4 d5. At first characterized as a beginner's move, it has recently been revived, with several GM's trying it. Although the Scandi... Read More »

  • Sicillian Defense, Flohr Variation

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    The Flohr Variation of the Sicilian Defence arises after the moves  Read More »

  • Sicilian Defence

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    The Sicilian Defence is an opening very rich in independent variations to the extent that it is always mentioned along with the mainline variation that followed. Black's purpose of playing 1...c5 is to undermine white's center by taking contro... Read More »

  • king's indian attack and defense

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    attack:1.nf3 d5 2.g3 g6 3.bg2 bg6 4.0-0 (continue your own game after that). COME BACK ON CHESSOPEDIA FOR "MORE WAYS TO WIN" Read More »

  • Queen's Indian Defense

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    The Queen's Indian Defense (QID) is defined by the moves: 1. d4 Nf62. c4 e63. Nf3 b6 The opening is a solid defense to the Queen's Pawn Game. 3...b6 increases Black's control over the central light squares e4 and d5 by preparing to fianche... Read More »