Chess Opening Theory/1. d4/1...d5/2. Nc3/2...Bf5

Alburt Defense
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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Queen's Pawn Game: Chigorin Variation, Alburt DefenseEdit

The Alburt Defense is a rare line of the Queen's Pawn Game. This line has only appeared 32 times in 365chess.com's Master Database of over 500,000 games (as of September 13, 2020).

Theory tableEdit

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

1. d4 d5 2. Nc3 Bf5

3 4 5 6
Bf4
Nf6
e3
e6
Bd3
Bxd3
cxd4
Nc6
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Nf3
e6
Bf4
Nf6
e3
Bd6
Bxd6
Qxd6
=+/=
f3



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e4



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e3



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Bg5



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