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Prasanna Kumar
Prasanna Kumar
07.14.2023
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Prasanna Kumar
07.14.2023

Queen’s Indian Defense is named because the queen’s bishop is developed with a queenside fianchetto. The opening was first played by Nimzowitsch in 1914 and it started to gain popularity in the next decade when it was adopted by top leading players of the time like Alekhine, Capablanca, and Bogoljubow.