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  • 23 hours ago

    arnomilano

    Rubbish im sorry but the move C4 is rarely played and this was a waste of time to me
  • 2 months ago

    anilmehta

    nice

  • 3 months ago

    the_master1974

    I am sorry but you are only focusing on what black can do assuming that after D4 white is always playing C4. What if after putting the knight in F6 (according to you is the best move) white moves to D5. Will you sacrifice a knight giving white the opportunity to put his queen in the center? There is not enough elaboration on what white can do after D4 in order to response to black's opening.
  • 7 months ago

    CapablankYa

    king's Indian!

  • 21 months ago

    yoursisnodisgrace

    Thanks for the explanation.

  • 3 years ago

    StevenBailey13

    1.d4 ftw!! Great series David!

  • 3 years ago

    Andromalius2002

    Another great video!! Thank you sir!

  • 3 years ago

    LeftofRight

    At 10:24; after black moves to b5; wouldn't that lose on the spot to a4 by white?

  • 3 years ago

    GM_rudy

    TQ SIR...

  • 3 years ago

    mattchess

    Enjoyed the video - thanks!

  • 3 years ago

    PawnPromotes

    I like 1...e6 and 1...Nf6 most to against 1.d4, just wait and see what's White does in next move and choose a flexible plan :)

  • 3 years ago

    phlavsa

    Yes, it was awesome. Very clear, logical explanation, good coverage of main variations - even though you did not mention my favourite Chigorin Defense will all these dangerous knights Smile. I am looking forward to seeing your original video (answers to 1.e4).

    Please continue in these high-quality general opening explanations.

    Thanks a lot

  • 3 years ago

    pumpupthevolume247

    I'm definately no beginner but I had to watch it as it was titled "1.d4" which is my own main weapon. I genuinely enjoyed watching this lecture for a few reasons... 1.d4 is king Wink, I'm not a fan of 1.e4 unless I know I'm gonna play a King's Gambit, and 1...Nf6!! (double-exclam lol Laughing) is THE best way to play for black!

    That was a really good recap for me of the basics of 1.d4 - you're a very good teacher David, awesome lecture Cool

  • 3 years ago

    DrFrank124c

    i'd like 2 c more about 1... Nf6 without getting 2 technical

  • 3 years ago

    DougMosteller

    Another great video David!!!

  • 3 years ago

    SADtennisman

    What about defenses to 1. c4, the English Opening?  I run into this fairly often.

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