Chess Traps #4: Fishing Pole - Ruy Lopez & Sicilian Defense
The Fishing Pole chess trap can spring about out of the Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense. The 3 main ingredients needed for its success are a hook, bait, and a fish that bites. This same concept can be applied in the Sicilian Defense as will be shown. The Fishing Pole Trap is a trap for black out of the Ruy Lopez and Sicilian Defense (to name just a couple) and, in this tutorial, I play through the moves to the chess trick itself while offering very brief tips.