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.
How to fight Queen's Pawn Openings
How to fight Queen's Pawn Openings
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Slav with a6
Slav with a6
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No need to fear the slav exchange variation
No need to fear the slav exchange variation
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Slav 4 g3
Slav 4 g3
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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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Semi-slav Nbd2
Semi-slav Nbd2
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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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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
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Beat the Slav the classical way
Beat the Slav the classical way
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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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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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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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