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James Robey vs Augustus Mongredien
B.C.A. Grand Tourney (1862), London ENG
Modern Defense: Mongredien Defense (B06)  ·  0-1

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Jul-24-14  GumboGambit: As counterintuitive as it seems, it is pretty rare to have a game where a Player executes the opening that bears their name.

Here Mongredien breaks out the double-barrelled fianchettos, a half century before the Hypermodern movement gained prominence.

May-08-21
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  fredthebear: Augustus Mongredien is generally credited with being the inventor of the Hippopotamus System featuring double fianchettoed bishops, and knights parked in front of royalty.

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