The Semi-Slav Defense is a variation of the Queen’s Gambit chess opening defined by the The main variation of the Semi-Slav is the Meran Variation, 6 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 (ECO codes D46 . Chess Explained: The Meran Semi-Slav. Gambit. Gambit Chess publication: Chess Explained: the Meran Semi-Slav – Reinaldo Vera. There’s decent coverage in Chess Explained: The Meran Semi-Slav. clunney Chess Explained: The Meran SemiSlav by Vera covers everything after 5 e3.
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He has won the Cuban Championship on two occasions and was a member of the Cuban national team for more than two decades. The main line of the Botvinnik now continues 7. Belying its Chess Explained books provide an understanding of an opening and the middlegames to which it explaiend, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games.
Qc2once a sideline, this move exploded in popularity in the s, in large part due to Anatoly Karpov ‘s advocacy.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Nf6 has also been played, but this misplaces the knight and does nothing to further Black’s play against the center by means of the pawn breaks c6—c5 or e6—e5. Gambit books by Vera: Alexei Dreev has played this line successfully as Black.
Meran semi slav with 7.g4
In addition to discussing all major lines after 5 e3, Vera also covers many subtle issues of move-order, which are of great importance when trying to steer the game into the desired channels. Bd3 has become 6. Black can also play Although this variation bears Botvinnik’s name, he was not the first person known to have played it— Klaus Junge is credited as the actual inventor.
Gary Sikon rated it it was amazing Dec 08, Black captures a pawn by An example is Gligoric v Ljubojevic, Belgrade, The idea is to wait for Black to commit to It means to me you can trust the rest of the book because he is honest about his own contribution. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
The main variation of the Semi-Slav is the Meran Variation, Randy rated it liked it Mar 22, The Wikibook Vhess Opening Theory has a page on the topic of: While you will not know all the theory in the various lines, this book ably provides the reader with all the knowledge he or she needs in order to understand the theory and the essential aspects of the positions that arise during play.
The bishop moves There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Bxe4 is the most common line. White will regain his piece with interest, emerging with an extra pawn, but Black will soon complete his development, gaining great dynamic compensation, whereas White’s task is semi-zlav more difficult. Trivia About Chess Explained: Hte Van der avort added it Jul 30, Bb3 less common alternatives.
Chess Explained – The Meran Semi-Slav
Bh4 the Anti-Moscow Variation was once considered dubious, but has seen a recent resurgence. Be2 but it sfmi-slav transpired that the d3-square gives White better chances. Bb4, have become sidelines in modern play.
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