Best Chess Opening To Win Up To 1900 ELO After 1.e4 [Tricky Gambit]

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In this video lesson, GM Igor Smirnov shares with you the best chess opening for Black against 1.e4 which will help you beat players up to 1900 ELO.

It is a tricky gambit from the Scandinavian Defense, known as the Modern Variation, which happens after 1.e4 d5 2.exd5 Nf6. The most played moves by White in this position are 3.Nc3 and 3.c4, both being inaccurate, and you will learn how to get a winning advantage in these lines.

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00:00 Best Chess Opening for Black Against 1.e4
00:20 Scandinavian Defense 2…Nf6, Modern Variation
01:26 Forcing and winning line for Black
03:24 Proof: Works up to 1900 ELO players
04:36 If White plays 3.c4 to protect d5
08:00 If White plays Qd3 after Ne4

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30 Comments

  1. โ–บ Chapters

    00:00 Best Chess Opening for Black Against 1.e4

    00:20 Scandinavian Defense 2…Nf6, Modern Variation

    01:26 Forcing and winning line for Black

    03:24 Proof: Works up to 1900 ELO players

    04:36 If White plays 3.c4 to protect d5

    08:00 If White plays Qd3 after Ne4

  2. I play this tehnic, but it work 1 or 3 time, then tbe oponents catch up the trick

  3. Without doubt Igor is the bomb of Chess tips & strategies man! ๐Ÿฅ‡๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘

  4. Igor, thank you for this video. This is perfect timing. I have been thinking about playing nf6 on Black's 2nd move. After watching this video, I will definitely try it.
    As White playing against the Scandi, I have always been uncomfortable when Black plays nf6 on their 2nd move.

  5. What opening should I use when playing against low rated, like me, opponents, that use an engine to play lights out master chess?

  6. You are the best chess teacher on YouTube.

    Hopefully i gain enough ELO before you get popular and everyone knows my tricks ๐Ÿ˜‚

  7. Almost every time my queen goes to d5 for a pawn capture (regardless of opening), opponents will play Pawn C4. How do I punish this?

  8. I saw Fischer play c4 as white but against e6 (or c6) he ignored it and played d4 and then after exd5 he ignored it again and played Nc3 for a nice setup as white like queen pawn games

  9. It seems this only works if they take the pawn gambit on move 1.

  10. The only issue with that Igor is could have developed the queen to a4 check to the king and take the Bishop!

  11. It's true that I can't draw my games to the openings you show 90%+ of the time. Let alone winning!

  12. Your scandinavian videos are my absolute favorite!!!

  13. Ah this is one of my favourite opening but I was relying on the pawn near the queen. This seems cool I'll definitely try it out!

  14. 8:04 what if my opponent plays pawn a3 forcing me to withdraw my bishop?

  15. What program do I need to view stockfish ratings for a move as you show us? Is it for paying customers of Lichess?

  16. My response to the Scandinavian is the Blackmar Diemer Gambit…. works against up to 2000Elo

  17. I like the way you explained same Mato jelic

  18. You keep leaving things out. We're C players here, you can't just say "and you win his Q" when it costs us R+B. The pawns are even and he has the bishop pair. Yes, we're ahead in development, but isn't that less important now that so much material is off? See your final little thing at 9:00. I would agree that Black is "probably" ahead but it's not automatic.

  19. What if they go pH3 to counter the bishop instead of bE2 in the beginning? (1:45)

  20. It is so useful informations! Scandinavian defense is super strong. I thought it is super bad.

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