Trends 3.e4 e5 QGA 2012

Here is a recent game in the QGA 3.e4 which is Schandorff’s aggressive repertoire in Playing 1.d4 The Queen’s Gambit(Quality Chess 2012).

GM Khismatullin,D wins with a nice attack.

Bio and Photo Echesspedia


Russian Grandmaster (2004) who won the silver medal at the World U16 in 2000 and was World University Champion in 2004 (shared).

Other victories: 
  • Privolzhsky 2005, 
  • Vladimir Open 2005, 
  • Voronezh Open 2006 and 2010, 
  • Izmailov’s Memorial 2008 (RUS), 
  • Gubernators Cup Ugra 2009 and 
  • Memorial Izmailov Petr Memorial (RUS) 2011, 
  • 1-4th;Botvinnik Memorial 2011 (RUS). 

Also Nezhmetdinov Memorial 2006, 2nd; 53rd Russian Championship 1st league 2006, 2-8th; Russian Championship final 2006, 5-7th. Denis was awarded an individual gold medal for the best result at board six at the 2011 European Club Cup.’

Khismatullin,D (2656)-Mastrovasilis,A (2510)
3.QGA 3.e4 e5[D20]
13th EICC Plovdiv BUL (9.25), 29.03.2012

Position 1
White is aggressively placed on the kingside. What do you suggest for white?

White to Play


Posted on January 10, 2013, in Khismatullin D, Trends QGA 2012. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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