Redcoats and rebels

Redcoats and rebels

robbie_1969
robbie_1969
Aug 16, 2012, 1:31 PM |
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As a Scotsman I have a somewhat reticent attitude about playing the English opening ever since William Wallace was led away to captivity, never the less, it provides an excellent weapon if one wishes to avoid many of the mainline possibilities of e4 and d4, while still remaining dynamic in nature.  Martial arts expert Bruce Lee summed up the character of the English opening, its flexibility, for above all, its metamorphic possibilities are endless.

As for the game, I consulted Tony Kostens, the dynamic English and various games played by  Korchnoi and i must thank my opponent for such gentlemanly and sportsmanlike conduct, anyhow, the game,


Thanks for taking the time, any comments are welcome