Giuoco Piano, Classical Variation

Giuoco Piano, Classical Variation

Black__Knight
Black__Knight
Jun 25, 2014, 1:37 PM |
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Learn how to play with and againt the oldest recorded chess opening, the Giuoco Piano, also known as the Quiet Game.  modern refinements in defensive play have led most chess masters towards openings like the Ruy Lopez that offer White greater chances for long term initiative. However, it  is still popular in correspondence chess, where players are allowed access to published theory, and in games between amateurs.