A Killer Chess Opening Repertoire - new enlarged edition by Aaron Summerscale

By Aaron Summerscale

An easy-to-learn repertoire for the chessboard murderer

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Let me paraphrase Larsen: "One should neither blockade the weak pawn (Nimzowitsch), nor attack it (Alekhine). ttlfl?! b c d e f g h The opening phase of the game is over; for further adventures in the middlegame go to page 303. 8 7 6 Two Knights Defence 5 4 3 2 1 a �L_����� a b c d e f g h 26... Llg6 White's pawn sacrifice passes almost unnoticed. Few players at the elite level would consider taking on a4, except perhaps Fischer or Kasparov. Such decisions are automatic actions based on generalities or just routine.

But instead of quickly mobilizing his superior forces, Black seems to cooperate in providing White's mass of pawns with a terrible penetrating strength. dxe4?! lt:lxf6! ltlf3 e4 More natural is 7 ... dxc4 e4. if "' " · � , -... %� ... % .... % -%.. : 6 5 . �d6 to block White's central infantry. g4 Trying to exchange some pieces, Black makes a lot of concessions. 0-0 We? �d2 lt'lg4+. e? dxe4?! b c d e f g h Here we are! Of course this sacrificial possibility is not exactly "bread of heaven" from White's point of view.

Weakening the c3-square and depriving the knight of a good retreat. a l . tl:�e3? •.. The critical moment of the game. f5! in order to weaken the opponent's light squares. In that case his position would have been slightly preferable, and he should at the very least have obtained enough active play to keep Black suitably distracted from his queenside play. Having missed the opportunity to attack Black on the light squares, White will soon be made to suffer on the same colour complex. 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 a b c d e f g h The concluding phase of the game can be found on page 333.

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