The Lasker Trap

Mar 29, 2015, 10:28 AM |

The Lasker Trap, a fun trap named after Emanuel Lasker comes from the Albin Counter-Gambit after:

Which brings us to our puzzle:

Now black can easily resign in sight of 9... Qxd1:
This is an intresting trap to work with in low level blitz games. I've used it three times overall and it worked all three times. Good luck and be careful to not fall into it! Happy trapping!