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A chess opening or simply an opening refers to the initial moves of a chess game.
The Encyclopedia of Chess Openings is a classification system for the opening moves in chess.
The Englund Gambit is a rarely played chess opening that starts with the moves: Black's idea is to avoid the traditional closed queen's pawn games and create an open game with tactical chances, but at the cost of a pawn.
The Four Knights Game is a chess opening that begins with the moves: This is the most common sequence, but the knights may in any order to reach the same position.
In chess, irregular opening is a traditional term for any opening considered unusual or unorthodox.
This is a list of chess openings, organized by the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings code.
The Oxford Companion to Chess lists 1,327 named openings and variants.
Macmillan Publishers USA was the former name of a now mostly defunct American publishing company.
Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen (born 30 November 1990) is a Norwegian chess grandmaster and the current World Chess Champion.
An open file in chess is a with no pawns of either color on it.
Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second oldest after Cambridge University Press.
Preston Ware Jr. (August 12, 1821 – January 29, 1890) was a US chess player.
The Scandinavian Defense (or Center Counter Defense, or Center Counter Game) is a chess opening characterized by the moves.
Teimour Radjabov (also spelled Teymur Rajabov; Teymur Rəcəbov; born 12 March 1987) is an Azerbaijani chess grandmaster.
The Oxford Companion to Chess is a reference book on the game of chess, written by David Hooper and Kenneth Whyld.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.