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April 2, 2012

Massive QGA Middlegame Theory from Dennis

Using the recent Laznicka-Edouard game from the ongoing European Championship as a base, FM Dennis Monokroussos shows a whole slew of super-high level game in the QGA line 1.d4 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.e3 e6 5.Bxc4 a6 6.0-0 c5 7.Bb3 Nc6 8.Nc3 cxd4 9.exd4 Be7 10.Bg5 0-0 11.Qd2. White It might sound specialized at first, the video also serves as an excellent intro to IQP attacking ideas, and besides that it’s the kind of position a player is very likely to get against QGAers.

Check it out: Laznicka-Edouard, EICC 2012