Originally posted by National Master DaleYeah, Nakamura loves playing an early Qh5. For instance 1e4 e5 2.Qh5 or 1.e4 c5 2.Qh5.
It looks like one of the secret seconds mighta been Nakamura since he has been known to unleash an early Qh5 sortie.
Originally posted by PBE6Variations do not compute.
8. ... Rg8! grabbing the open file. Now 9. Qxh7 fails to 9. ... Rg8! 10. Qf5 d6 11. Qb5+ Be7!. However this line follows Carlsen-Aronian 2003 (Malmo), which lead to a dead draw after 12. Qc3! Nc6 13. Nc3!.