The Terrible Traxler Part 7

The Terrible Traxler Part 7

NM cldng
Feb 9, 2008, 12:00 AM |
12 | Opening Theory

The Terrible Traxler Part 7 Ke3

                                         by NM Steve Colding


     Now we arrive at the 7.Ke3 variation the 2nd best variation in the 6.Kxf2 variation. Here for Black we have 2 possibilities one is 7...Qe7 and the other is Qh4 which is what we will look at. I will leave it to the reader to discover the intricacies of 7...Qe7. So after 7...Qh4 we will look at these possibilities for White:

    
    Position After 8.Nxh8??
      Position After 8.Qf1
      Position After 8.Rf1
 
    
      Position After 8.g3
      Position After 8.Qf3
  
Next Article: 8.Nxh8?? And 8.Qf1
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