Chess Opening Theory/1. e4/1...e5/2. f4/2...exf4

King's Gambit Accepted
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)

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Moves: 1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4
ECO code: C33-C39
Parent: King's Gambit

King's Gambit AcceptedEdit

Usually, White plays 3. Nf3 to avoid Qh4+ and to support the remaining pawn. Otherwise, 3. Bc4 is the main alternative.

Theory tableEdit

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

1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4

3 4 5 6 7
King's Knight Gambit Nf3
g5
h4
g4
Ne5
Nf6
d4
d6
Nd3
Nxe4
King's Bishop Gambit Bc4
...
=
Lesser Bishop's Gambit Be2
...
Mason Gambit Nc3!?
-
Breyer Gambit Qf3?!
-
=/+
King's Own Gambit Kf2?!
Qh4+
g3
fxg3
Kg2
Qxe4+
-/+

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ReferencesEdit

  • Batsford Chess Openings 2 (1989, 1994). Garry Kasparov, Raymond Keene. ISBN 0-8050-3409-9.

External linksEdit

Last modified on 23 December 2011, at 00:38