Friday, 3 July 2009

Anderssen's Opening (1. a3) Links

Anderssen's Opening
(1. a3)

Named after Adolf Anderssen who played the opening 3 times in his 1858 match with Paul Morphy scoring 1.5/3.0 (1 win, 1 loss, 1 draw) with this novelty.

Anderssen's Opening Links:

Anderssen's Opening (Wikipedia)
Anderssen's Opening 30 sample games

Anderssen's Opening (

Anderssen's Games Against Morphy (1858)

Birmingham Gambit Links

Birmingham Gambit (1. b4 c5)

This is a gambit reply to the Sokolsky Opening.

Birmingham Gambit Links:

Birmingham Gambit Opening Report (

Sokolsky Opening Links

Sokolsky Opening (1.b4)

Also known as the Polish opening or Orangutan / Orang Utan.

Sokolsky Opening Links:

How to meet the Polish and Grob (
Marek's 1. b4 Encyclopedia
Marek's 1. b4 Orang Utan Magazine
Sokolsky Opening (
Sokolsky Opening (Wikipedia)
The Kibitzer (Tim Harding) - How Sokolsky Played the Sokolsky ( pdf
The Kibitzer (Tim Harding) - Significant Games in the Sokolsky Opening ( pdf
The Kibitzer (Tim Harding) - Goodbye to the Friendly Orang-Utan ( pdf
The Orang Utan 1. b4

Elephant Gambit Links

Elephant Gambit
1. e4 e5, 2. Nf3 d5!?

Also called the Englund Counterattack or Queen's Pawn Counter Gambit.

Elephant gambit links:

Countering the Elephant gambit ( pdf
Elephant gambit games (
Elephant gambit - hitting back with 2 ... d5!? (Chessville book review)
Elephant gambit opening report (
Elephant gambit (The Kibitzer by Tim Harding,
Elephant gambit Chapter (Watson & Schiller) pdf
Elephant gambit (Wikipedia)
Famous Elephant Gambit - Gligorić-Holze, simultaneous exhibition, Hamburg 1970

Grob's Attack Links

Grob's Attack (1. g4)

Grob's Attach (
Grob's Attack (Wikipedia)
Grob's Attack: Not for Beginners (pdf /
World of Grob's Attack

Omega Chess Links

Omega Chess Links

Omega Chess - The Next Evolution In Chess!
Omega Chess Recordings using LT-PGN-BOARD
Omega Chess (Wikipedia)
Omega Chess Game Alex Sherzer vrs Judit Polgar
Omega Chess Download

Urosov Gambit Links

Urusov Gambit
(1.e4 e5 2.Bc4 Nf6 3.d4 exd4 4.Nf3)

Urosov Gambit

The Eternal Appeal Of The Urusov Gambit (The Kibitzer by Tim Harding)
Is The Urusov Gambit Sound? (The Kibitzer by Tim Harding)