Chess Opening Theory/1. e4/1...e5/2. Nf3/2...Nc6/3. Bc4/3...Nf6/4. Ng5/4...d5/5. exd5/5...Nd4/6. c3/6...b5/7. Bf1/7...Nxd5

Two Knights Defence:Fritz variation
a b c d e f g h
8 a8 b8 c8 d8 e8 f8 g8 h8 8
7 a7 b7 c7 d7 e7 f7 g7 h7 7
6 a6 b6 c6 d6 e6 f6 g6 h6 6
5 a5 b5 c5 d5 e5 f5 g5 h5 5
4 a4 b4 c4 d4 e4 f4 g4 h4 4
3 a3 b3 c3 d3 e3 f3 g3 h3 3
2 a2 b2 c2 d2 e2 f2 g2 h2 2
1 a1 b1 c1 d1 e1 f1 g1 h1 1
a b c d e f g h
Position in Forsyth-Edwards Notation(FEN)

r1bqkb1r/p1p2ppp/8/1p1np1N1/3n4/2P5/PP1P1PPP/RNBQKB1R

Two Knights Defence:Fritz variationEdit

7. ... Nxd5 Takes back a pawn and attacks the White Knight on g5.


Theory tableEdit

For explanation of theory tables see theory table and for notation see algebraic notation.

This position can be reached by
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5 b5 6.Bf1 Nd4 7.c3 Nxd5
or
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5 Nd4 6.c3 b5 7.Bf1 Nxd5

7 8 9 10 11
...
Nxd5
cxd4
Qxg5
Bxb5+
Kd8
Qf3
Bb7
O-O
Rb8
...
...
Ne4
Qh4
Ng3
Nc6


...
...
h4
h6

-
-
-
-
...
...
Nxf7
Kxf7
cxd4
exd4
Bxb5+
Qe7+
Qe2
Qxe2+

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ReferencesEdit

  • Nunn's Chess Openings. 1999. John Nunn (Editor), Graham Burgess, John Emms, Joe Gallagher. ISBN 1-8574-4221-0.
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