My sicilian variation collections

My sicilian variation collections

Arbz
Arbz
Oct 6, 2010, 7:33 AM |
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List of Sicilian Variations

Submitted by ghostofmaroczy on Fri, 08/10/2007 at 11:57am.

Here is a list of the major variations of Sicilian Defence, some minor variations, the moves which define them, and some move order issues.

Accelerated Dragon 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 g6

Dragon 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 g6

Najdorf 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 a6

Scheveningen 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e6

Taimanov 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 e6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nc6

Kan 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 e6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 a6

Lazy 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 e6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Bc5

Kveinys 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 e6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Qb6

Four Knights 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e6 

Lowenthal 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 e5 5 Nb5 a6

Kalashnikov 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 e5 5 Nb5 d6

Sveshnikov 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e5

Classical 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 d6

Grivas 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Qb6

Ga-Pa 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 e6 3 d4 cd4 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 Qb6

Rodchenkov 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Qb6

c3 Alapin 1 e4 c5 2 c3

Moscow 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 Bb5

Rossolimo 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 

Closed 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 3 g3 g6 4 Bg2 Bg7 5 d3 d6

Anti-Sveshnikov 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Nc3 e5 4 Bc4

Grand Prix 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 3 f4

Suba move order 1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 Nf6 4 Nc3 cd4 5 Nd4

2 d4 move order 1 e4 c5 2 d4 cd4 3 Nf3 d6 4 Nd4 Nf6 5 Nc3

Chameleon 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 3 Nge2

Keres's form of the Chameleon 1 e4 c5 2 Ne2

Here are some gambits to be prepared for:

Smith-Morra 1 e4 c5 2 d4 cd4 3 c3

Wing Gambit 1 e4 c5 2 b4 cb4 3 a3

a twist on the Wing Gambit 1 e4 c5 2 b4 cb4 3 c3

another twist on the Wing Gambit 1 e4