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  • Chess Lessons Exposed: A Lesson Learned?

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  • Spicy Gambits Video Series

    Gambits are an important part of chess. Although most of them come from White’s initiative, there are also many sound counter gambits for Black that have developed over time. Understanding how to play with and against gambits is important fo... | Read More

  • The Anti-Sicilians

    Are you tired of tackling the Sicilian Defense as White? There are just so many variations — The Dragon, the Najdorf, the Sveshnikov, the Scheveningen... It's exhausting! There are so many variations and ideas you have to know if you do... | Read More

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  • Classic Pawn Structure, Part 4b

    This is the second part of an article (Classic Pawn Structure, Part 4a) that pointed out some structural similarities between the Sicilian Wing Gambit, the French Wing Gambit, and the Benko Gambit. However, the main focus quickly moved to the... | Read More

    • Chess is Fun Opening Series #1: Penings-He Gambit in the Caro-Kann

      Around a year and a half ago, I made a blog post discussing the following gambit in the Caro-Kann: e4 c6 d4 d5 Nc3 dxe4 Bc4 (or f3). If you want to see the attacking ideas and plans in the opening, go see that blog post. It's a few blog posts back... | Read More

      • Mr_Penings
      • | Oct 16, 2016
    • Part 2 of Unusual Openings: Wing Gambit!

      Here's a game where I face the ultimate Wing Gambit! Enjoy! So, the point of the Wing Gambit is to control the center very well, cuase the pawn on c5 is important to stop d4. But always remember d5! breaking down the center! | Read More

    • Wing Gambit Against the French Defense, Smashed

      I faced some kind of wing gambit in a French defense in a bullet game tonight. Rather than take the offered b pawn, I decided just to advance my c pawn, grabbing space and limiting the white king's bishop. For a bullet game, I think it was a pr... | Read More

    • Summer Chess

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      • Adrochatio
      • | Aug 12, 2016
    • Chess Tricks Against the Sicilian Defense

      Dragon Variation       Najdorf Variation       French Variation       Accelerated Dragon       Sveshnikov Variation       Wing Gambit   | Read More

Video Lessons

  • Soltis, Andrew

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    Andrew (andy) Solits is an American grandmaster.  In 1979, Soltis began writing a monthly column called “Chess to Enjoy” for Chess Life magazine.  It is the longest running column in that magazine.  In 1980, Soltis was awarded the G... Read More »

  • Danish Gambit

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    The Danish Gambit is an ultra-agressive opening for white. It is not commonly seen in tournament play since lines have been found to blunt it. It is still occasionally seen in amateur play though. In this gambit white sacks 3 pawns for one, hoping... Read More »

  • Albins counter (ACG) {D&A}

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    Hi friends , Welcome to my new lesson on chessopedia that is Albins Counter Gambit .This lesson will cover both Declined and Accepted method .Please read and solve carefully to abolish your Gambit skills . The Albin Countergambit is a chess op... Read More »

  • Dutch Defense

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    The Dutch Defense 1. d4 f5 is an attempt to create an imbalance in the position on move one and prepare for a King-side attack by Black. Most common variations are The Classical: 1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 e6 (and a later d6); The Stonewall: 1. d4 ... Read More »

  • Englund Gambit

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    The Englund Gambit is a rarely played chess opening that starts with the moves: 1. d4 e5?!Black's idea is to avoid the traditional closed queen's pawn games and create an open game with tactical chances, but at the cost of a pawn. The gambi... Read More »