CHESSANYTIME

Typing error?

King's Indian 9.b4 Bayonet Attack [E97] with IM David Vigorito

When I first played through Shen Yang - Robson, I thought there was an error in the input of the moves. 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 Bg7 4.e4 d6 5.Be2 0-0 6.Nf3 e5 7.0-0 Nc6 8.d5 Ne7 9.b4 a5 10.Ba3 Nh5 is a bit of a sideline. Here White played 11.bxa5, but I think the most testing line is 11.c5 Nf4 12.b5! Later this position was reached:

Diagram after 17 Bb4

And Black played 17...Nc6! When I saw this blow I thought the earlier moves were wrong, but they are not...

Go to ChessPublishing to see more of the very latest King's Indian theory!


Published on

React to this article

Top of page ▲
All the members having a valid membership (out of trying period) can comment the articles. Let's subscribe !

Reactions (0)

  • No reaction for the moment