Originally posted by range blastsWinning Chess Traps, by Chernev has 300 traps, all lines are playable IMO
Hi guys, I'm just wondering if there are any playable opening traps out there. Looking for things that will not really hurt you if your opponent does not fall into them. 😕 if those exist.
Originally posted by greenpawn34That was my answer to the Scandinavian when I had a brief fling with 1. e4 a few years back. My intention after 1. e4 d5 2. d4 was to transpose into the Blackmar-Diemer Gambit, but I never got to test it in a rated game.
[b]Every trap is worth a roll of the dice.
1.e4 d5 2.d4!! the counter trap.
Originally posted by greenpawn34...and can turn out 1.e4 d5 2.d4 e6 3.Nc3 dxe4 4.f3!?
1.e4 d5 2.d4 e6 the counter counter trap!
[fen]rnbqkbnr/ppp2ppp/4p3/3p4/3PP3/8/PPP2PPP/RNBQKBNR w KQkq d6 0 3[/fen]