12844 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Backgammon, Yatzy, and more!
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Which is the best opening line for black against White's 1.d4 ? Please suggest.
Can you put some light on King's Indian Defence ?
i think this will help u
i think slav is on d4 Nf6 Nf3 d5 c4 is not usually played in slav so lets consider c4 c6 e3 Bg4 a pin Be2 THEN dxc4 Bxc4 so a bishop move is wasted and a knight is still pinned position advantage for black
I used to play Slav and Semi- Slav, but after a gap of 10 years I have forgotten the lines. I know you are a Slav fan.
Shall we start a Vote chess in your captaincy with Slav Defence and we playing Black . Just I'll recall the lines with you. What do you think ?
Unlike e4,you cant drag your opponent playing d4 to your favourite lines.
Nf3,the indian defences give the same problem ,so many opening lines besides as you said, it can be transposed to virtually many many distinctly varied openings.
Have you thought of the SLAV ?
You are right Saswant.
And here I used to play 1. d4 d5 before now I go for 1.d4 Nf6 as it can be transposed to virtually all type of game plays for black ranging from, King's Indian Defence to Benoni.
Since we donot have the time to study all the openings thoroughly,better play openings which u can force on ur opponent and practice them a lot .
Example sicilian or caro kann or centre countre against e4,what do u say.
Thats a philosophical question trust me no one can answer that !
Really can there be a best defence as a general move ?
View complete profile
Best Opening for black against 1.d4
by aishoka 5 years ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2016 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!