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Continuation of the French Defense

  • venkat_narayanan
  • | Feb 22, 2009
  • | 1 comment

This is a continuation of my previous article. The different variations of the French Defense include:



  • 6 years ago


    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Defence gives more insights...

    I should say I disagree with most of your play frequencies...

    Nc3 (intending the winaver) is a sharp game, with a lot of possibilities but asking players to engage in very complicated positions (and labyrinthic theories)


    The Tarrash is not only closed, c5 or Be7 can give a flexible game too


    And, finally the setup you propose for the exchange variation is far from the best tries for white...

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