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Theory and Analysis

White Opening Systems

Hogeye Gambit
Theory TableBookletpdfGamespgn

Two Knights Defense
Modern Variation - System for White

Giuoco Steinitz-Sveshnikov
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Bc5 4 c3 Nf6 5 d4 cd 6 e5

Sicilian c3 for White
Simple Opening System (B22)
ReplayTablePGNPGN flat

Chess Theory Table
White systems against 1 e4 e5

Kolty Gambit System
Opening Pamphletpdf

Starter Opening System
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4

Sicilian c3 with 2 ... d5 pdf
1 e4 c5 2 c3 d5

Sicilian c3 with 2 ... Nf6 pdf
1 e4 c5 2 c3 Nf6
The d5 Gambit System

Advance French
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 e5!
How to beat the French. ECO-style lines,
essential theory, and illustrative games.

Scotch Four Knights Game
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 d4
A complete system for White, with ECO-style lines, essential theory, and illustrative games.

Italian Game
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4
... Bc5
Kolty System
... Nf6

Two Knights Def.
Here are my Italian and Two Knights games from the past few years - 12 games total. I scored +9 =3 and no losses - 88 percent! - Bill Orton

Max Lange Attack - Horowitz Variation
and the Anti Max Lange
More Italian Game - the famous Max Lange.

Black Opening Systems

English Opening
Featuring the
Kramnik-Shirov Counterattack
and the Alapin Reversed

Reti Opening
Botvinnik Setup Defense

Triangle Slav
1 d4 d5 2 c4 e6 3 Nc3 c6
4 Nf3 dxc4 and offshoots.

Queen's Gambit Accepted
System for Black
Alekhine Var. & Open Lines

The Bonzo Benoni

The Sidewinder
Kan/Taimanov Sicilian hybrid
Theory TablePGN

Petroff Defense
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nf6

Accelerated Queen's Indian
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 b6!?

The Scorpion Kann
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 e6 3 d4 cd 4 Nd4 a6
Play the Sicilian to win. Solid but dynamic.
pamphletkey gamesPGN

Ruy Lopez - Classical Variation
Ruy buster for black

Slav System for Black
Based on the Smyslov Variation,
with theory and selected games.

Neo-Slav and QGA Open Varspdf

A system against 1 d4 based on the NeoSlav. Also download the Neo-Slav pgn file with 45 selected games and the companion QGA Open Variations pgn file with 49 selected games.

The Fayetteville Countergambit
and Ozarks Defense

This is a system for black against 1. d4. The Fayetteville Countergambit is an offshoot of the Benko Gambit, with a lot less theory to learn. The Ozarks Defense is a way to play against those uncooperative types who play 2. Nf3. Also get the Fayetteville Countergambit pgn file with 98 games.

Ruy Lopez - Cordel Defensepgn

Queen's Gambit Declined:
Lasker Variation

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