Squeezing The Gambits

Squeezing The Gambits

Ref: x8275

Index of Variations
The Benko Declined
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 b5
4.Nf3! (4.Qc2 72) 4...bxc4 74
5.Nc3 d6 6.e4 Nbd7 7.Bxc4 g6 8.0-0 Bg7 9.h3 0-0 10.Re1 Rb8 11.Qc2 Nh5 75
11...Ne8 76
11...Nb6 76
4...Bb7 5.Qc2! 77
5...bxc4 77
5...Na6 79
4...b4 5.a3 81
5...bxa3 82
5...Na6 83
5...a5 84
5...g6 85
4...d6 5.cxb5 a6 6.b6 g6 31
6...Qxb6 7.Nc3 g6 8.Nd2 32
6...Nbd7 90
4...g6 5.cxb5 a6 6.b6 (6.Nc3 axb5 7.d6 88; 6.e4 Nxe4 7.Qc2 88; 6.Qc2 89)
6...Qxb6 7.Nc3 d6 8.Nd2! 31, 32
6...d6 7.Nc3 Bg7 8.e4 Nbd7 31
8...Bg4 31
8...Qxb6 9.Nd2! 32
8...0-0 9.a4 (9.Be2 32) 32
9...a5 10.Bb5 33 (10.Be2 33)
10...Ba6 34
10...Qxb6 34
10...Nfd7 36
10...Nbd7 38
9...Qxb6 10.Nd2! 43
10...Nbd7 (10...a5 10.Bb5 33) 11.a5 Qc7 44
11...Qb4?! 46
11...Qb7 47
11...Qa7 48
11...Qd8 49
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Foreword
4.cxb5 a6 5.b6 103
5...a5?! 103
5...e6 6.Nc3 Bb7 7.e4 exd5 8.exd5 d6 9.a4 (9.g4 105) 9...Qxb6 106
9...a5 107
6...Nxd5 107
The Budapest Gambit
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5
3...Ne4?! 4.a3! d6 134
4...Nc6 135
4...Qh4 136
4...b6 136
3...Ng4 4.Nf3 Nc6 137
4...Bc5 140
The Albin Counter Gambit
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5 d4
4.Nf3 Nc6 5.a3! a5 157 (5...f6 157; 5...Bf5 157)
5...Bg4 6.b4 Qd7 159
6...Qe7 160
5...Be6 160
5...Nge7 161
The Blumenfeld Gambit
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 c5 4.d5 b5
5.Bg5 h6 176
5...Qa5+ 6.Qd2 177
6.Nbd2 178
5...exd5 6.cxd5 (6...h6 179; 6...Qa5+ 180)
6...d6 7.e4 a6 181
7.e3 182
7.a4 184
5...b4 185