By Boris Avrukh
So much gamers are cozy utilizing their favorite defence opposed to 1.d4 through c2-c4, however it isn't really continually effortless to discover an antidote to the numerous sidelines at White’s disposal. From the bodacious Blackmar-Diemer Gambit, to the villainous Veresov, to fiendish fianchetto platforms to the treacherous Trompowsky, Black has to be able to meet a complete array of slippery structures, every one bringing its personal specified hazards and challenges.
Grandmaster Repertoire eleven – Beating 1.d4 Sidelines presents a legitimate and energetic repertoire opposed to nearly each non-standard beginning line at White’s disposal after either 1.d4 d5 and 1.d4 Nf6. the place appropriate, Avrukh covers every one white method after either 2...e6 and 2...g6, making this booklet compatible for lovers of the Nimzo-Indian, King’s Indian and Grünfeld defences alike.
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Schmidt, corr. 1 996. We2 It's important to mention that 9 . lLi h4? runs into the elegant tactical blow 9 . . ixc2! - 9 ... �adl 0-0 Chapter 2 8 7 6 5 4 3 - � � � �� - � r1u , , /,� :� ,,�,,,,, /,mT•i)•. ,/,- Blackmar-Diemer Gambit � �� ��'I� 0,� �tj� �� �� ,� �. � m 1i,, f� m � 37 14 ... tt'l b6! 1 5 . bxc3 :1l:ad8+ 13 ... wh1 It is not easy for White to make something happen on the kingside. tt'le5? is met by 1 l . ctJxe5 ! m2 b5+ when White has nothing for the pawn, Humme Wagner, e-mail 2004.
Ig3 f4-+ when the bishop is trapped. 10 ... i � i. � ·���-'ef�� �� ��ref--------m 1. m �� 1. �� �� '� , , ,/,. N Instead after 1 1 . ifS Black 'only' had a big advantage in Polaczek - Sretenskij , Internet (blitz) 2003. lll b l lll dS White's position is a j oke. 12 ... lLi dS-+ White's knight will be trapped in the centre. J 8nr;a: % D 7i/, •ttJ•mI=£•: m, 2 ,,, , , , /, a b c d ,,_ . , , /, e f g h S ... gS!? Gaining time for a kingside fianchetto. This plan becomes quite attractive with the knight on f3 serving as an additional target.
D4 d5 lines 8 ... g6! Black must prevent a sacrifice on f7. Here are some sample lines in which White's idea works perfectly. 8 . . h6? %\xf5 +8 . . ixc2?! lll x f7! ie3! Wxe3t ( I l . Wxc4? %\f4! %\a4!
Beating 1.d4 Sidelines (Grandmaster Repertoire, Volume 11) by Boris Avrukh