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|Chess Openings - Queen's Pawn Game with 2.Nc3|
Queen's Pawn Game with 2.Nc3
1.d4 d5 2.Nc3
White renounces the possibility of playing c4. Black's most natural response is 2...Nf6.
1.d4 d5 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.e4 dxe4 4.f3 exf3 5.Nxf3
White sacrifices a Pawn in return for a strong center and open e- and f-files for the Rooks.
1.d4 d5 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.Bg5
(Back to initial position.)