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b6 looks better than g6 although the name is really cool :)
Good one Wu1010
@DMorris: I think the (underlying?) key is to control c4, then the g-file.
Personally like the Modern Defense to King Pawn, so I figure this is a similar way to counter using a method I already like.
Though Im an horrible player just used this and oponent resigned at move 8 heres the link...www.chess.com/livechess/game?id=497513152
the english opening apparently can have great results. i need to do a lil more research on the opening....
I will definitely try this opening in my future games.
I just now played this and it turned out beautifully
I play sometimes English, and i think black´s usually "normal" moves (c5, e5, Rf6, f5, g6 -even d6, c6, or b6!? is enough good in amateur level. If you play english white, then you must be ready transposition. Of cource you can almost allways play c4+Nc3+g3+Bg2+d3 (if you dont like Kings-Indian type position) + 0-0 and then you maybe play something like Rb1/a3/b4/Db3 set and attack queenside.
a bit like modern
nah not too good
One of Black's best moves in reply to 1.c4 according to the stats.
the next move of black after white is the bishop!! I bet!! :) One of my friend in the school use this opening!! he remains unbeaten!!!!!!
A strong defense against english/QG (White can transpose). I have played aginst it and it can prove to be strong, although white can find huge advantages and seize control of the game.
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