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    06 Oct '17 19:56
    Can someone please explain what is Colle Zuckertort.
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    Dave
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    06 Oct '17 21:43
    Originally posted by @bramble
    Can someone please explain what is Colle Zuckertort.
    I think it's the name of an opening
  3. New Braunfels, Texas
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    06 Oct '17 21:571 edit
    It is an opening system based on a d4 opening for White. By system, I mean that White's pieces are developed to certain squares , usually regardless of Black's replies. If you don't want to get bogged down in opening theory, the placement of pieces on the same square every time might appeal to you.
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    07 Oct '17 18:01
    Originally posted by @bramble
    Can someone please explain what is Colle Zuckertort.
    Monty Moose is quite correct, the Colle-Zukertort, Colle System, etc is an opening for white that has an opening series of moves that is almost identical every time. I have played over 7000 games oat RHP with the white pieces, and I can honestly say that I believe at least 6500 of them have been the Colle. If you play tournament chess, one fantastic advantage of this opening is you can snap off a lot of moves quickly, conserving your clock for middle and endgame play.
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