SEMI-CLOSED OPENINGS
If Black does not reply symmetrically to 1.d4 by moving his own d-pawn, what arise are the Semi-closed Openings. These comprise for a large part the Indian Openings (Nf6) but alsoDutch Defence (f5)and other moves such as e6 and g6.
Catalan Closed: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 d5 4.g3 Bb4+ 5.Bd2 Be7 6.Bg2 0-0 7.0-0 c6 8.Na3
Catalan Closed: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 d5 4.g3 Bb4+ 5.Bd2 Be7 6.Bg2 0-0 7.0-0 c6 8.Na3
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Grünfeld Defence: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.Bd2
Grünfeld Defence: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.Bd2
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Play 6 Bg5 in the Saemisch Variation
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A waiting Game in the Queen's Indian 7...Na6
A waiting Game in the Queen's Indian 7...Na6
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Fighting for the initiative with the Fajarowicz Gambit
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Nimzoindian: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Qc2 d5 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bg5 h6 7.Bh4 Nc6
Nimzoindian: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Qc2 d5 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bg5 h6 7.Bh4 Nc6
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The Benko Gambit with g3
The Benko Gambit with g3
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The modern trend - the strategical opening exchange sacrifice
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Rubinstein Nimzoindian 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 0-0 5.Bd3 d5 6.cxd5 exd5 7.Nge2 b6 8.a3 Bxc3+ 9.bxc3 c5
Rubinstein Nimzoindian 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 0-0 5.Bd3 d5 6.cxd5 exd5 7.Nge2 b6 8.a3 Bxc3+ 9.bxc3 c5
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Catalan Opening: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 d5 4.g3 dxc4 5.Bg2 Nc6 6.0-0 Rb8 7.e3 b5 8.b3 cxb3 9.axb3
Catalan Opening: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 d5 4.g3 dxc4 5.Bg2 Nc6 6.0-0 Rb8 7.e3 b5 8.b3 cxb3 9.axb3
Interactive
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Nimzoindian Defence: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 0-0 5.Bd3 d5 6.cxd5 exd5 7.Nge2 b6 8.a3 Bxc3+9.bxc3 c5 10.0-0 Ba6
Nimzoindian Defence: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 0-0 5.Bd3 d5 6.cxd5 exd5 7.Nge2 b6 8.a3 Bxc3+9.bxc3 c5 10.0-0 Ba6
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Bogo-Indian: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 Bb4+ 4.Nbd2 d5 5.Qa4+ Nc6 6.a3
Bogo-Indian: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 Bb4+ 4.Nbd2 d5 5.Qa4+ Nc6 6.a3
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