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Now, with no attack to show for it, white will lose a rook.
See, the problem is, nobody would play 2... b6. Most would play 2... d5.
this is actually an opening named Ruy Lopez
and black isn't forced to play a6. he can try Nf6, Berlin Defense, or Bc5 ,Classical Defense, with an even game...
I know i am 250 pts lower rated than you but...
Of course 3. ... a6 is not forced, but it is one of the best ways for Black against Ruy Lopez, and after 9.h3 Black has good ways like 9. ... Na5, 9. ... Nb8 and more (I also like 9. ... h6).
i dont know...but ive probably won thousands of games this way:
ive also seen this many times
The problem with the position in post #148 is that it's only equal. I've got a bunch of games in my database where the two sides agreed to the draw almost instantly due to the perpetual:
This doesn't look good for Black either
"The problem with the position in post #148 is that it's only equal"
This is true, white can force a draw...but theres a reasonw hy that usually doesnt happen:
People that are strong dont play this as white, cause they want an advantage.
People who are weak will think they are winning...thats why they saced the piece... so they wont force the draw. Then they eventually lose.
heres something that decent palyers dont usually fall for...but i do see it sometimes vs patzers:
heres something else i also see quite often...usually it seems like the most effective traps happen when the other guy is trying to kill you...people in an aggresive mindset always forget that you can do things.
Hell, black can't be stupid enought to play this line of QGA but it's funny anyways....
Bxf2 is probally not played either. Nxf2 wins a rook.
Symmetrical Bird, play the reversed From:
Even when black plays correctly, it's an awfully vicious attack to defend.
@dodgecharger1968: I would probably play 1...d5
please join LongIslandMark
1...d5 is the usual response to 1.f4. I don't know whether players just automatically play symmetrically, or they think it's an English for a moment, or what.
7 дней назад · Цитировать · #142
Ericcchess ummm, Black traped white. so what if no one plays b6, YOU are the one playing it. ;)
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