Scandi - part 3
If you play Scandinavian defense as black, you must be a bit prepared! Because white has many options, apart from the 3.Nc3 main line.
The 3.Nc3 main line is very popular but has one obvious drawback : It blocks the c2 pawn, and prevents white to have a "broad" center in some positions, as well as being able to push away a black knight on d5 with c2c4.
There's for example 3.d2d4 and also 3.Nf3 to choose from for white.
Let's have a quick look at the 3.Nf3 line here :
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