Ruy Cozio Review Part 3

IM yian123
Jan 3, 2017, 9:27 AM |

In the Cozio, Black strives for a break on the queenside with c5 or on the kingside with f5. In the games below, both of these plans are showed with good execution from the black pieces. From here, we see that the Cozio is a dynamic opening that can catch the unwary opponent by surprise and give Black a good game.

Queenside Counterplay:

Kingside Counterplay:

I will be playing in the Pro Chess League on for the SF Mechanics starting next week, stay tuned!