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Dennis Monokroussos vs Arne Hagesaether qual blitz (2000) (blitz), Internet ICC, rd 6, Mar-05
French Defense: Orthoschnapp Gambit (C00)  ·  1-0



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  whiteshark: Dennis M. analysed this line:
Aug-31-20  schnarre: ...Haven't seen 2. c4 used vs the French for some time. Nice to see it once more!
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  fredthebear: I'm sput-sput-sputtering for words! White drops two pawns and the right to castle in 9 moves. It does generate an entirely different type of game (no central pawn structure) that may well throw a Frenchman completely off his game.

Here's a video w/some opening variations:

I wonder where the name came from?

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  fredthebear: If you're serious about this gambit, this link will save you some time:
Sep-02-20  schnarre: ...<fredthebear> Thanks for the link!

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