Friday, May 23, 2008

Petroff Defense Trap

1. e4 e5
2. Nf3 Nf6
3. Nxe5 Nxe4
4. Qe2 Nf6
5. Nc6

Now the black Queen is DEAD. Black king is in check by White Queen and his queen is in attack by knight.To save check and his queen he can 5. .. Qe7 but then white can take the queen with knight at d6


  1. Anonymous7:06 PM

    Read your post before you commit to posting it!
    Two errors!
    1) Should be 4. Qe2.
    2) Should be 5. Nc6.

  2. I have made the correction. Thanks!!