Chess Opening Theory/1. a4/1...e5/2. Ra3

2. Ra3?? – Meadow Hay TrapEdit

Ware Opening
a b c d e f g h
8                 8
7                 7
6                 6
5                 5
4                 4
3                 3
2                 2
1                 1
a b c d e f g h
Position in Forsyth-Edwards Notation (FEN)
Moves: 1. a4 e5 2. Ra3

2. Ra3?? is a blunder as it allows 2...Bxa3. Since White gets no compensation for the exchange sacrifice, this move is only seen in bullet chess as a means of confusing the opponent.

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