Chess Opening Theory/1. Nf3/1...d5

1. Nf3 Opening
a b c d e f g h
8 a8 b8 c8 d8 e8 f8 g8 h8 8
7 a7 b7 c7 d7 e7 f7 g7 h7 7
6 a6 b6 c6 d6 e6 f6 g6 h6 6
5 a5 b5 c5 d5 e5 f5 g5 h5 5
4 a4 b4 c4 d4 e4 f4 g4 h4 4
3 a3 b3 c3 d3 e3 f3 g3 h3 3
2 a2 b2 c2 d2 e2 f2 g2 h2 2
1 a1 b1 c1 d1 e1 f1 g1 h1 1
a b c d e f g h
Position in Forsyth-Edwards Notation(FEN)

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1. Nf3 OpeningEdit

1...d5Edit

Black stakes a claim to the center. White has many options now and as so often with 1.Nf3 many transpositions. 2. g3, d4, c4 (Réti), d3, b3 and e3 are quite sensible moves.

StatisticsEdit

To be added

Theory tableEdit

For explanation of theory tables see theory table and for notation see algebraic notation.

1. Nf3 d5

2 3
King's Indian Attack g3
Nf6
Bg2
c6
O-O
Bg4
d3
Nbd7
Nbd2
e5
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Reti Opening c4

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Queen's Gambit d4

= see 1.d4 d5 2.Nf3

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ReferencesEdit

  • Batsford Chess Openings 2 (1989, 1994). Garry Kasparov, Raymond Keene. ISBN 0-8050-3409-9.
Last modified on 2 September 2009, at 23:25