Looking for a surprise weapon against 1.e4? Try the Stafford Gambit! After the moves 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5, rather than following the solid lines of the Petroff after 3...d6, Black prefers to sacrifice a pawn with 3...Nc6 4.Nxc6 dxc6. As compensation for the pawn Black enjoys free development which ensures tactical possibilities against the pawns on e4 and f2. In this 60 minute video course you will learn the most common tactical ideas and typical patterns for Black with the aim to checkmate the white king from the get go. Recommended for daredevils!
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