New Weapons in the King's Indian

New Weapons in the King's Indian

Ref: t100x

Contents
Key to Symbols used & Bibliography ........................................................................................ 4
Preface ..................................................................................................................................... 6

PART I – The Sämisch variation
(1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 0-0)
Chapter 1 – 6. Bg5 ................................................................................................................ 12
Chapter 2 – 6. Be3 Nbd7!? 7. Bd3 ..................................................................................... 16
Chapter 3 – 6. Be3 Nbd7!? 7. Qd2 c5 ................................................................................ 19
Chapter 4 – 6. Be3 Nbd7!? 7. Nh3 c6 ............................................................................... 42
Chapter 5 – 7. Nge2 c5 8. d5 Ne5 9. Ng3 h5 10. Be2 h4 11. Nf1 e6 ............................... 48

PART II – Classical systems with h3
(1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6)
Chapter 6 – 5. h3 0-0 6. Be3 e5 7. d5 Na6 .......................................................................... 61
Chapter 7 – The Makagonov variation (5. Nf3 0-0 6. h3 e5 7. d5 Nh5) .............................. 69

PART III – Classical systems with Be2
(1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6)
Chapter 8 – Early aggressive ideas ......................................................................................... 92
Chapter 9 – The exchange variation (5. Nf3 0-0 6. Be2 e5 7. Dxe5) ................................... 99
Chapter 10 – The Petrosian variation (5. Nf3 0-0 6. Be2 e5 7. d5 Na6) .......................... 103
Chapter 11 – The Gligoric variation (5.Nf3 0-0 6.Be2 e5 7.Be3 exd4 ...................................
8.Nxd4 Re8 9.f3 c6 10. Bf2 d5 11. exd5 cxd5 12. 0-0 Nc6 13. c5).................................. 110
Chapter 12 – Main classical variation (5.Nf3 0-0 6.Be2 e5 7. 0-0 exd4 ..................................
8. Nxd4 Re8 9. f3) with 9… c6 10. Kh1 Nbd7 ................................................................. 129
Chapter 13 – Main classical variation (5.Nf3 0-0 6.Be2 e5 7. 0-0 exd4 ..................................
8. Nxd4 Re8 9. f3) with 9… Nc6 10. Be3 Nh5 ................................................................ 145

PART IV – Systems with Nge2
(1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6)
Chapter 14 – 5. Bd3 0-0 6. Nge2 Nbd7 7. 0-0 a6 ............................................................. 167
Chapter 15 – 5. Nge2 0-0 6. Ng3 Nbd7 7. Be2 h5 .......................................................... 173

PART V – The Averbakh variation
(1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 0-0 6. Bg5 c5)
Chapter 16 – 7. dxc5 ............................................................................................................. 181
Chapter 17 – 7. d5 a6 8. Qd2 b5 9. cxb5 Qa5 ..................................................................... 184
Chapter 18 – 7. d5 a6 8. a4 h6 .............................................................................................. 190

PART VI – The Four Pawns Attack
(1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f4 c5)
Chapter 19 – 6. dxc5 ............................................................................................................. 203
Chapter 20 – 6. d5 0-0 7. Nf3 e6 ......................................................................................... 206

PART VII – The Fianchetto variation
(1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 c5 5. Bg2 cxd4 6. Nxd4 0-0 7. Nc3 d6
8. 0-0 Nc6)
Chapter 21 – 9. Nc2 & 9. – ................................................................................................... 221
Chapter 22 – 9. Nxc6 bxc6 10. Bxc6 Rb8 .......................................................................... 224