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  • 3 months ago

    prabp

    This leads to fool's mate.

  • 4 months ago

    Bishop_Hurricane

    personaly i think hungarian is more secure because by moving the g pawn allowing your bishop to be fianchetto'd on g2 you will pretty much always castle kingside and you dont want the f g or h pawn moved to much

  • 6 months ago

    PawnSquad117

    suprised it does worse than g3

  • 8 months ago

    TheGoalkeeper

  • 9 months ago

    superdrewe53

    way too easy to counter

  • 14 months ago

    schamakura

    nice one but never seen before

  • 18 months ago

    ransomness

    They should, all the other chess programs do. It's not like chess databases are valuable, you can even download them for free. I only paid for one because I like chessmaster. That is the only thing I don't like about chess.com ...the small database.

  • 18 months ago

    ransomness

    Why does chess.com have such a small database of this opening? I had to buy a different chess program to get a bigger database.

  • 19 months ago

    Speels

  • 19 months ago

    Speels

    What happens if white completely ignores the gambits and continues on with development?

  • 19 months ago

    Horcrux07

  • 21 months ago

    icyfire77

  • 21 months ago

    s_dot_nookums

    Maybe this is overlooked. 

    http://www.chess.com/article/view/computers-in-chess-good-or-evil-part-two

    Rybka acheives a drawn position with a GM using the opening...

  • 22 months ago

    nhimxu

    not good! T-T

  • 2 years ago

    Jolietdave

    This is a bad opening and white hopes you will take the pawn.  I heard about it in the book "King's Gambit" by Paul Hoffman.  It's for lazy people who want a quick win.

  • 2 years ago

    rukja

    so silly

  • 2 years ago

    CatFanShogl

    I don't get it that openning. It seems strange, but I havn't studied the openning that much.Undecided

  • 2 years ago

    talapia

    Whatever Mac.

  • 2 years ago

    AVStone

    With this move white just tries to shoot himself in the foot.  Sure black might be confused for a little bit but if he plays correctly he will have the opening advantage.  I don't see why anyone would play this as white except     against amateurs and during bullet chess.

  • 2 years ago

    talapia

    In Blitz, I play almost nothing but 1. f3 or 1. g4. They are sound, solid openings, although as with any opening one has to have practice. A flexible, cautious player will do just fine and enjoy a superb advantage against the great majority of players who are totally unfamiliar with these openings. Those who underestimate 1. f3 or 1. g4 will deliver an easy 1-0 to White. There is no first move that White cannot make and win with. With Black, it is a different story, but only by a little bit.

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