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Nice Idea: Castling by Rd8, Kd7 and Kc8

Nice Idea: Castling by Rd8, Kd7 and Kc8

Die_Schanze
May 12, 2015, 1:35 AM 0
Sometimes one sees a good idea to remember. Here is one i have seen in "starting out: open games" by GM Glenn Flear.
White plays a scotch gambit, black plays 4...Nf6 and the game transposes to the two knights defence. And then white plays the rare 5... Ng5.
After some more moves the black king is still in the center and castling isn't possible. So he plays a nice maneuver:

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