#45 Same Direction Cannon Double Headed Snake Pawn Formation vs Double Ranked Chariot - Black P3+1, C5-1,Red H3+4
Outcome: Advantage go to Red
1. C2=5 C8=5 2. H2+3 H8+7
3. R1=2 R9+1 4. P3+1 R9=4
5. H8+7 P3+1
We had discussed Black R4+3 R4+4, R4+5 and R4+7, advantages all go to Red.
In this post, we will start to discuss Black P3+1.
As mentioned earlier, the most efficient move Black would be H2+3 for proper horse.
Now Black plays P3+1, is to prevent Red to develop left horse. In this case, what is the most efficient move for Red?
6. R2+5 …………
Black pawn became the target for Red!
In general, there are 3 main variations for Black.
We had discussed E3+1 and H2+3 and its variation, advantages all goto Red.
In this post, we will discuss C5-1 variation.
6. ………… C5-1
Black C5-1 is the most effective move to counter with Red!
7. R2=7 …………
Red captured Black's pawn, in the situation, what is the best option for Black?
7. ………… R4+1
Excellent move! Black setup a trap for Red.
Here, Red has 2 main variations:
1) R7+4 - which fallen into Black's trap
2) H3+4 - a complicated variations
In previous post, Red played R7+4 and fallen into the trap. Black had gained advantages.
In this post, we discuss Red H3+4 variation
8. H3+4 H2+3
Black is planning to move C5=3 in next move.
9. C8+4 …………
Key move! Red C8+6 is important move.
Now Black has two main variations.
In this post, we discuss E3+5 variation.
9. ………… E3+5
Black center elephant is capturing Red's chariot.
What is the best move for Red?