Giuoco Piano - Part 1: Two Knights Defense!

Dec 11, 2013
25 min
Who's afraid of leaving the king on an open file? Not GM Dzindzichashvili! Today our video author shows the reputable "Anti-Max Lange Variation." Black snatches all of White's pawns and pieces, then holds on for the ride. In fact, Black has several ways to equalize - it all depends on where he wants his queen. Watch and see if you'd like to place her on a5, h5, or even on the paradoxical d7!