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12. Counter the Czech Pirc
The Czech Pirc variation of the Pirc Defense – 1.e4 d6 2.d4 Nf6 3.Nc3 c6 – is super popular among 2000 level players.
One of the main reasons behind its popularity is because of a dangerous trap. Many players who employ the Czech Pirc often pin their hopes on it.
However, there’s a strange-looking novelty that sidesteps this trap and gives White a huge advantage.
You'll discover that along with how to attack against this opening.
Below you can find the positions taken from the course:
After watching the course, you’ll understand why players at higher levels want to avoid playing the Czech Pirc. Are you ready?
What you'll learn
- How to get an advantage in the Czech Pirc, move-by-move.
- Black's dangerous trap and how to sidestep it with a simple move.
- The key ideas of this opening.
- Model games between Grandmasters where you’ll see how White converts their advantage.
Lesson Plan21 episode(s) 49 min
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