A 2600 Grandmaster was Traxlered in 8 Moves

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In this video lesson, GM Igor Smirnov shows how a 2600-rated Grandmaster got defeated in the Traxler Counterattack. It was the game played between Jacek Tomczak and Al Mikhail Antipov.

The Traxler Counterattack, also known as the Wilkes-Barre Variation, is a chess opening variation in the Two Knights Defense that begins with the moves: 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 Bc5. It is one of several ways Black can avoid the Fried Liver Attack.

You will learn how to counter both the White’s moves 5.Bxf7+ and 5.Nxf7.

► Chapters

00:00 Two Knights Defense, Traxler Counterattack
00:37 5.Bxf7+, Bishop Sacrifice Line
01:30 Tactical blow out of nowhere
03:39 5.Nxf7 – what to do now?
05:21 Hunting the White’s king

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