Now we go to the gambit. Nc3 g6 7. Bc4 e6 6. In practice, especially in blitz, it is perfectly playable, you just need to know the key lines and learn to calmly defend with a space disadvantage if it happens that your opponent doesn't fall into traps.Basing on lichess opening database, your opponent fell in the MOST COMMON trap in this line 7. d6? The game ended in a draw. The Alekhine Defence may be one of the very few openings with which I have no experience from either side. Felixstowe is a seaside town in England. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! To discuss chess or this site in general, Bc4. Have a look at his and his opps facial expressions after he plays Ng8. Puzzles. Black's knight on f6 attacks the pawn on e4, and if it advances, then Black's d-pawn joins into the attack against it. I don't see a clear reasoning why it is so, only a Stockfish high evaluation and a space advantage for white which in my experience can be hard to really convert. In the Alekhine Defence, contrary to the classical methods of playing in the opening, Black does not fight for the centre with his pawns, but begins to exert immediate pressure against White's centre. vs Modern 4 Nf3, he recommends Kengis 5...g6 or 5...c3. The Alekhine opening is very provocative as you give white the option to take the centre, ... Video 2: Exchange Variation: Roeland introduces white’s popular 5.exd6 move and it’s mainline where white goes for the most common setup with Nf3-c4-Nc3-Be2 and Be3 . Alekhine Defense: Brooklyn Variation (B02) 0-1 Stockfish notes Fressinet vs Carlsen, 2014 (B02) Alekhine's Defense, 50 moves, 0-1. Taylor - Alekhine Alert! Sign in to disable ALL ads. Study the Alekhine's Defense: Krejcik Variation Opening with free tools and analysis. 8-)> I tried it. what are the lines he recommends v. Nf3? Instead of the cool gambit, White has to play a Vienna or Four Knights or somesuch. Search. This is a brief overview of the traps present in the Modern Variation of the Alekhine Defense. The Chess Tempo Chess Database provides over two million searchable chess games. and on Bf5 white has Nh4! Have a fact about Alekhine ? If you believe that that's the case then sure, you could make some argument for this being a good idea. Lane - Alekhine Defence - Alekhine Defense - Part 5. Also, dont forget to mention that Carlsen never repeated that move.Further, i understand what you want to say with your general remarks about Aliechin with Nd5, Sicilian accelerated Dragon and Scandinavian with Qd8 lines. Developing a piece only to undevelop it next turn isn’t very appealing! in Lichess database, and this fact doesn't change with excluding weaker players, however, it significantly changes with excluding Bullet and Blitz. Bxe7 Qxe7 11. The line probably is worth mentioning, but I don't think it deserves a separate heading in the article since it would falsely imply that it is a variation on par with the much more common main lines. Opening book: NM Tillis reveals a set of carefully chosen lines that simplify this hard to tame opening choice into a playable repertoire you can trick White with. Search. The Brooklyn Defense makes you rethink a lot of things, including the very notion of "time" in chess. Martin - Trends in the Alekhine 2 Maroczy vs G Marco: 1-0: 38: 1921: The Hague: B02 Alekhine's Defense: 12. 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