Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Scandinavian Defense (Center Counter Defense) (B01) - Opening Theory

Scandinavian Defense Wikipedia Page - General opening theory and history.

1.e4 d5
Centre-Counter Tutorial - Chesscorner.com
The Anti -Portuguese System -by Michael Goeller


CHESS PIECE: SCANDINAVIAN SECRETS - Blog post Refuting the Qa5 line of the Scandinavian by Bobby Ang

Chess Cafe Articles
(Opening Lanes #86) - Treasure Island - IM Gary Lane (1.e4 d5 2.exd5 Nf6 3.d4 Nxd5 4.c4 Nb4)
(Opening Lanes #71) - Scandinavian Defence - IM Gary Lane (1.e4 d5 2.exd5 Nf6 3.Bb5+ Bd7)
(Opening Lanes #61) - Scandinavian Defence -IM Gary Lane (1.e4 d5 2.Nf3!?)
(Opening Lanes #55) - Scandinavian Defence - IM Gary Lane (1.e4 d5 2.exd5 Nf6 3.d4 Nxd5 4.c4 Nb4!?)
(Opening Lanes #44) - The Icelandic Gambit -IM Gary Lane (1.e4 d5 2.exd5 Nf6 3.c4 e6!? )
(Over the Horizons #6) - A Queen on Wheels -Stefan Bucker (Lasker Variation)



Chess Videos
YouTube Videos
Chess Lesson : Scandinavian Defense - 9 Min Video
Chessvideos.tv
A Dozen Scandinavian Defense Videos running from 6 Min to 27 Min
IM Greg Shahade (Chessstud) vs GM Leon Gofshtein (Orange) - ICC 5 Min Blitz Game
(Interesting Piece Sacrifice Line by White in this Scandinavian Opening Line)

PGN Game Downloads (From PGNMentor.com)
Scand3Qd6-Qd8.pgn - ( 2...Queenxd5, 3...Queend6 and 3...Queend8) - 3721 games
Scand2Qxd5-3Qa5.pgn -( 2...Queenxd5, 3...Queena5) - 10843 games
Scand2Nf6-3d4.pgn - ( 2...Knightf6 3.d4 ) - 6488 games
Scand2Nf6Other.pgn - (2...Knightf6 Other) - 7874 games

scand-pg.zip -(1.e4 d5) - 4905 Games (U.of Pitt Archive)
B01.pgn - (1.e4 d5) - 14021 Games (BookupPro.com )

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Silman's links no longer work. Can't find the articles on his website, only book reviews. Sad.