CLOSED OPENINGS
After 1.d4 too, the most solid reply is the symmetrical (1...d5) and so it is extremely popular. White can then choose the Queen’s Gambit by playing 2.c4, whereas all other continuations are classified as Queen’s Pawn Games.
Queen's Gambit Accepted: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.e3 Sf6 4.Lxc4 a6 5.Sf3 e6
Queen's Gambit Accepted: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.e3 Sf6 4.Lxc4 a6 5.Sf3 e6
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Semi-Slav: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Sc3 Nf6 4.e3 e6 5.Nf3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 0-0 8.0-0 dxc4 9.Bxc4 b5 10.Be2 Bb7 11.e4
Semi-Slav: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Sc3 Nf6 4.e3 e6 5.Nf3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 0-0 8.0-0 dxc4 9.Bxc4 b5 10.Be2 Bb7 11.e4
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Slav Defence/Trompowsky: 1.d4 d5 2.Bg5 c6 3.c4
Slav Defence/Trompowsky: 1.d4 d5 2.Bg5 c6 3.c4
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00:15:10
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No need to fear the slav exchange variation
No need to fear the slav exchange variation
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01:02:35
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An effective way of meeting the 6.Ne5-Slav
An effective way of meeting the 6.Ne5-Slav
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01:02:26
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Slav with a6
Slav with a6
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01:12:48
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Queen's Gambit Cambridge Springs: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Nbd7 5.e3 c6 6.Nf3 Qa5 7.Nd2 Bb4 8.Qc2 c5
Queen's Gambit Cambridge Springs: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Nbd7 5.e3 c6 6.Nf3 Qa5 7.Nd2 Bb4 8.Qc2 c5
Interactive
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Semi-slav Nbd2
Semi-slav Nbd2
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Opening trap 53
Opening trap 53
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Slav Defence: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Sf3 Sf6 4.Db3 dxc4 5.Dxc4 Lg4
Slav Defence: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Sf3 Sf6 4.Db3 dxc4 5.Dxc4 Lg4
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00:41:26
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Attacking the Semi-Slav with g3
Attacking the Semi-Slav with g3
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01:00:54
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Ragozin Defence: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.Nc3 Bb4 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bf4
Ragozin Defence: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.Nc3 Bb4 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bf4
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