#2: Defending in Caro-Kann Sidelines

Apr 8, 2017, 8:20 PM |

Same deal, bullet followed by 2-minute study!

I've never properly thought about the Two Knights, although at least I've stopped playing 3...dxe4 and 4...Bg4 immediately. Still, I'm not quite on the ball yet.

Dark squares and fianchetto:

Silly-looking waiting move:
All right, one more bullet -> opening study. Tarrasch French, although probably fairly rare: