By John Donaldson, Philip Peterson
This new version of A Strategic establishing Repertoire is either revised and multiplied. The strains provided right here â in keeping with 1. Nf3, 2.c4 and 3.g3 â will serve a participant good all through his profession as they're in line with sturdy positional principles with an emphasis on figuring out instead of memorizing.
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B3 d5. transposes to a 1 d4 position with an Another virtue of 4 tLlf3 is that it extra tempo for White. • e6 Better is 4... tLlf6 5 tLlf3. te4 b6. He thinks he can transpose into the 4 d4 cxd4 5 cxd4 5... e6 and 5... g4 are common. tLle6!? good reputation. g4! xf3 9 gxf3 e6). xd5! exd5 7 d3 and claim a slight edge. The more accurate route to the fianchetto line is 4 tLlf3 b6! ib7. Another benefit of 5... •. exd4! 7 exd4 e6 with rough equality. White cannot take with his knight on d4 because g2 is hanging.
CS! e1+ tbe7 is quite nice for Black. ). bS, by means of openings is castling. Here S O-O! 3 ... d6. His disciples tried 3... e7 S tbc3 d6 6 d4 sees Black's fifth move. d7. He has excellent chances following S... xd7+ 'ii'xd7 and now l1"iihS threatens to win Black's. That leads or 11 c4 (rather than transposing to a tabia, 7... ). xc6 bxc6. ne1 37 RuyLopez White is better but Black has play along the b-file and from ... / ... g. tJh5! c1 'iib7, Narciso DublanMizoev, Salou 2006. And now 5... exd4!
If usually transposes into the old Black likes the ... ). 3... d7. g4! exploits the d4-hole. d7 White can seek a This is called the 'Improved superior Duras with 6 e4. Then Steinitz Defense' in Russia and the 6... g4 would cost Black a tempo 39 RuyLopez and it's not clear if that or 6... tbf6 7 tbc3 tbd4 equalize. txc6 and get a favorable old Steinitz position. td7 is 6 d4. txc6 8 %:tel exd4 9 tbxd4 because 8... tbxe4? 9 d5 and 8... txe4 9 tbc3 favor White. As often happens with transpositions, both players may be right.
A Strategic Opening Repertoire by John Donaldson, Philip Peterson