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Bird's Opening

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Bird's Opening (or the Dutch Attack) is a chess opening characterised by the move: Bird's is a standard flank opening. [1]

32 relations: A2, A3, Barnes Opening, Bent Larsen, Bird (disambiguation), Boden's Mate, Carl Schlechter, Checkmates in the opening, Chess opening, Chess theory, Dunst Opening, Dutch, Dutch Defence, Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings, F4, Flank opening, Gambit, Göttingen manuscript, Henrik Danielsen, Henry Bird (chess player), Irregular chess opening, Lasker versus Bauer, Amsterdam, 1889, List of chess gambits, List of chess openings, List of chess openings named after people, List of chess openings named after places, List of eponyms (A–K), Martin Severin From, Outline of chess, Stonewall Attack, Swiss Gambit, Vladimir Antoshin.

A2

A2, A02, A002, A², A.II or A-2 may refer to.

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A3

A3, A03 or A.III may refer to.

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Barnes Opening

Barnes Opening is a chess opening where White opens with: The opening is named after Thomas Wilson Barnes (1825–1874), an English player who had an impressive eight wins over Paul Morphy, including one game where Barnes answered 1.e4 with 1...f6, known as Barnes Defence.

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Bent Larsen

Jørgen Bent Larsen (4 March 19359 September 2010) was a Danish chess grandmaster and author.

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Bird (disambiguation)

A bird is a feathered, winged, bipedal, warm-blooded, egg-laying, vertebrate.

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Boden's Mate

Boden's Mate is a checkmating pattern in chess characterized by bishops on two criss-crossing diagonals (for example, bishops on a6 and f4 delivering mate to a king on c8), with possible flight squares for the king being occupied by friendly pieces.

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Carl Schlechter

Carl Schlechter (2 March 1874 – 27 December 1918) was a leading Austrian chess master and theoretician at the turn of the 20th century.

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Checkmates in the opening

In chess, checkmates in the opening are examples of a player being checkmated during the first few moves of the game (i.e. in the opening).

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Chess opening

A chess opening or simply an opening refers to the initial moves of a chess game.

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Chess theory

The game of chess is commonly divided into three phases: the opening, middlegame, and endgame.

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Dunst Opening

The Dunst Opening is a chess opening where White opens with the move: This fairly uncommon opening may have more names than any other: it is also called the Heinrichsen Opening, Baltic Opening, van Geet's Opening, Sleipnir Opening, Kotrč's Opening, Meštrović Opening, Romanian Opening, Queen's Knight Attack, Queen's Knight Opening, Millard's Opening, Knight on the Left, and (in German) der Linksspringer.

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Dutch

Dutch commonly refers to.

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Dutch Defence

The Dutch Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves: Black's 1...f5 stakes a serious claim to the e4-square and envisions an attack in the middlegame on White's; however, it also weakens Black's kingside some (especially the e8–h5 diagonal) and contributes nothing to Black's development.

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Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings

The Encyclopedia of Chess Openings is a classification system for the opening moves in chess.

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F4

F4, F.IV, F04, F 4, F.4 or F-4 may refer to.

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Flank opening

A flank opening is a chess opening played by White and typified by play on one or both flanks (the portion of the chess board outside the central d and e files).

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Gambit

A gambit (from ancient Italian gambetto, meaning "to trip") is a chess opening in which a player, more often White, sacrifices, usually a pawn, with the hope of achieving a resulting advantageous position.

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Göttingen manuscript

The Göttingen manuscript is the earliest known work devoted entirely to modern chess.

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Henrik Danielsen

Henrik Danielsen (born 23 January 1966) is a Danish-Icelandic chess grandmaster.

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Henry Bird (chess player)

Henry Edward Bird (Portsea in Hampshire, 14 July 1830 – 11 April 1908) was an English chess player, and also an author and accountant.

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Irregular chess opening

In chess, irregular opening is a traditional term for any opening considered unusual or unorthodox.

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Lasker versus Bauer, Amsterdam, 1889

The chess game between Emanuel Lasker and Johann Bauer played in Amsterdam in 1889 is one of the most famous on account of Lasker's sacrifice of both bishops to eliminate the pawn cover around his opponent's king, winning material and the game.

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List of chess gambits

This is a list of chess openings that are gambits.

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List of chess openings

This is a list of chess openings, organized by the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings code.

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List of chess openings named after people

The Oxford Companion to Chess lists 1,327 named openings and variants.

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List of chess openings named after places

The Oxford Companion to Chess lists 1,327 named openings and variants.

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List of eponyms (A–K)

An eponym is a person (real or fictitious) from whom something is said to take its name.

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Martin Severin From

Martin Severin Janus From (8 April 1828 – 6 May 1895) was a Danish chess master.

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Outline of chess

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to chess: Chess is a two-player board game played on a chessboard (a square-checkered board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid).

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Stonewall Attack

The Stonewall Attack is a chess opening; more specifically it is a variation of the Queen's Pawn Game.

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Swiss Gambit

The Swiss Gambit is an chess opening which is an offshoot of Bird's Opening (1.f4) and begins with the moves.

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Vladimir Antoshin

Vladimir Sergeyevich Antoshin (Владимир Сергеевич Антошин; 14 May 1929 in Moscow – 13 May 1994) was a Soviet chess Grandmaster, a theoretician and a national champion of correspondence chess.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bird's_Opening

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