Originally posted by onyx2006That's not the Smith-Morra Gambit. 3. c3 would be the Smith-Morra. My eco database says you played the Andreaschek gambit?
I played the morra gambit, things developed fairly normally when...
Originally posted by onyx2006That's right. I don't know about the line Ragnorak was talking about, but by move 4 you had a standard open Sicilian.
to Shinidoki: Kh8 - black 'is' still in the game, i just thought it was a good move in my crap situation... :-/
to Caro Kann: I won
to Ragnorak: correct, sorry - I'm reading a lot of opening books lately, bit confusing! Thanks for pointing that out though. The Smith Morra is when you offer another pawn, c3 then capure with the knight ya?