Wojo's Weapons

A Thorough Investigation of Wojtkiewicz's White Repertoire

Contents

Bibliography 6
Introduction: The “Wojo System” 7

Part I: The Closed Catalan 11
Chapter 1: An Introduction to the Closed Catalan 12
Chapter 2: The Closed Catalan with 4...Bb4+ 47
Chapter 3: Assembling the Repertoire 70

Part II: The Open Catalan 77
Chapter 4: The Delayed Open Catalan with 7.Ne5!? Nc6 78
Chapter 5: The Delayed Open Catalan with 7.Ne5!? c5 (and others) 110
Chapter 6: The Early Open Catalan with 5...Nc6 121
Chapter 7: The Early Open Catalan with 5...c5 162
Chapter 8: The Early Open Catalan with 5...a6 6.Ne5 Bb4+ 185
Chapter 9: The Early Open Catalan with 5...a6 6.Ne5 c5 193
Chapter 10: The Early Open Catalan with 5...b5 or 5...c6 220
Chapter 11: The Early Open Catalan – Others (5...Bb4+, 5...Nbd7, 5...Bd7) 231

Part III: The Slav Defense 253
Chapter 12: The Slav Defense with 4.Qc2 dxc4 254
Chapter 13: The Slav Defense with 4.Qc2 g6 281
Chapter 14: Semi-Slav Hybrids with 1.Nf3 d5 2.d4 c6 297

Part IV: Black’s Other Defenses 305
Chapter 15: The Queen’s Gambit Accepted 306
Chapter 16: The Tarrasch 332
Chapter 17: Systems with 2...Bf5 360
Chapter 18: The Chigorin 373
Chapter 19: The Austrian Defense 387