Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Kings Indian Defence (E60-E99) - Opening Theory

Kings Indian Wikipedia Page - The place to start to get a general overview of this opening and its variations.
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 Black intends 3....Bg7 4....d6

Chess.com Articles
The KID Bayonet Attack - by GM Arun & GM Magesh Part 1
The KID Bayonet Attack - by GM Arun & GM Magesh Part 2

Silmans Opening Archive Articles
KID- 4 Pawns Attack Article - NM Randy Bauer
KID -A Quick d4-d5 push - Andrew Martin
KID - Pain and Anguish - Karel van der Weide
Insights into and unusual KID - Manuel Monestario

Chess Cafe Articles
Fischer Plays Again (Opening Lanes 45)(E70) - IM Gary Lane
Seirawan vs Kasparov 1989 (E74) - GM Yasser Seirawan
Averbakh's System (E74) - IM Gary Lane
Dreev vs Shirov 1996 (E81) - Samisch Var GM Yasser Seirawan
Karpov vs Timman 1993 (E81) -Samisch Var. GM Yasser Seirawan
The Saemich Var. - IM Gary Lane
Karpov vs Kasparov (E86) - GM Yasser Seirawan
Picket vs Van Wely 1994 (E90) - Gm Yasser Seirawan

KID Fireworks Part 1 - IM Andrew Martin
KID Fireworks Part 2 - IM Andrew Martin
KID Fireworks Part 3 - IM Andrew Martin
KID Fireworks Part 4 - IM Andrew Martin

Kings Indian Tactics .pdf - 25 pages of KID tactics by Eric Schiller
Kings Indian Defence .pdf - 11 pages of the basic ideas behind the KID

Kings Indian 4 Pawns Attack - Website Tutorial
Classical KID Ideas with Na6- Kenilworth Chess Club article
Kings Indian - The Saemich Variation - A system against the KID
Kings Indian Defence Classical - FM David Levin
Can Blitz Teach Us Anything about the King’s Indian Defense Bayonet Attack? - IM Mark Ginsburg

Chess Puzzles by Opening
King's Indian (E60) - 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 (10 Puzzles)
King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack (E76) - (10 Puzzles)
King's Indian, Saemisch (E81) - (10 Puzzles)
King's Indian (E97) - (10 Puzzles)

Openings on Demand
King's Indian Defense Electronic Book (E-Book) Part I
King's Indian Defense Electronic Book (E-Book) Part II

Annotated Games
Dreev, A. (2685) - Smirin, I. (2691) [E81]
Schipkov, Boris (2355) - Socko, Bartosz [E84]
Schipkov, Boris (2355) - Monin, Nikolay (2405) [E87]
Goldin, A. (2630) - Shulman, Y. (2595) [E90]
Bu Xiangzhi [2708] - Vadim Zvjaginsev [2674] [E83]


Kings Indian Videos
KID Opening Trap - 9.5 min Video
Fischer's Use of KID vs d4 - 9min Video
KID 7. ...Nc6 - 7min Video
KID 7. ...Nbd7 7. ...Na6 - 8min Video
Bayonet attack against the Kings Indian defence Part 1 - 9 Min Video
Bayonet attack against the Kings Indian defence Part II - 9 Min Video

Intro to the Kings Indian - 16 Min Video (IM Jesse Kraai)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 1 - 19 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 2 - 14 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 3 - 19 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 4 - 22 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 5 - 19 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 6 - 19 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 7 - 27 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)
Kasparov on the Kings Indian Pt 8 - 22 Min Video (IM John-Paul Wallace)

Annotated KID Game Videos
KID Part 1 - 9 Min Video (IM Golembeck vs NM Fudera)
KID Part 2 - 10 Min Video (GM Shamkovich vs IM Nezmetinov)
KID Part 3 - 9 Min Video (Soloman Flor vs GM Alexi Suetin)
Oosterom vs Timmerman 1996 - 7.5 Min Video
Oosterom vs Timmerman - 1999 -6.5 Min Video
GM Ivar Bern vs GM Oosterom - 9 Min Video
Ljubojevic vs Kasparov 1993 - 9 Min Video
Gelfand vs Kasparov - 11 Min Video
Piket vs Kasparov - 11 Min Video
Petrosian vs. Fischer, 1958 - 11 Min Video
GM Ivanchuk vs GM Radjabov (Bayonet Attack) - 10 Min Video

Vegita (FM) vs Chessstud (IM Greg Shahade) - 5 min Blitz (Annotated with post-mortem)
Heileh (IM Heikki Lehtinen) vs Chessstud (IM Greg Shahade) - 5 Min Blitz (Annotated with post-mortem)
Thesalesman (FM Charles Galofre) vs Chessstud (IM Greg Shahade) - 5 min Blitz (Annotated with post-mortem)
plamkasidi (GM Dusan Popovic) vs Chessstud (IM Greg Shahade) - 5 min Blitz (Annotated with post-mortem)

ChessVideos.tv

Kings Indian Videos - (About 10 live game Videos and 6 Analysis Game Videos running from 10 min to 30 min each)

PGN Downloads (From PGNMentor.com)
KID Averbakh - 5843 games
KID Fianchetto - 11208 games
KID 4 Pawns - 4951 games
KID Saemisch - 16376 games
KID Classical Main Line - 12972 games
KID Classical other 7th move -21503 games
KID Classical other 5th and 6th -6240 games
KID Classical Petrosian -4420 games

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