1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 g6 5.c4 Bg7 6.Be3 Nf6 7.Nc3 0-0 8.Be2 b6 9.0-0 Bb7
The variation with 8...b6 is a speciality of Guseinov, and previously also of his compatriot Gashimov. White has to steer clear of various reefs, e.g. in the diagram 10.Qd2? Nxd4 11.Bxd4 e5! or 10.Rc1? Nxd4 11.Bxd4 Bh6!, but precise play promises him an advantage.
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