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Matovinsky Gambit Accepted
a b c d e f g h
8 a8 b8 c8 d8 e8 f8 g8 h8 8
7 a7 b7 c7 d7 e7 f7 g7 h7 7
6 a6 b6 c6 d6 e6 f6 g6 h6 6
5 a5 b5 c5 d5 e5 f5 g5 h5 5
4 a4 b4 c4 d4 e4 f4 g4 h4 4
3 a3 b3 c3 d3 e3 f3 g3 h3 3
2 a2 b2 c2 d2 e2 f2 g2 h2 2
1 a1 b1 c1 d1 e1 f1 g1 h1 1
a b c d e f g h
Position in Forsyth-Edwards Notation(FEN)


Moves: 1.e4 b6 2. d4 Bb7 3. Bd3 f5 4. exf5 Bxg2
5. Qh5+ g6 6. fxg6 Nf6
ECO code: B00
Parent: King's Pawn Opening

Matovinsky Gambit Accepted[edit]


Attempting to scare off white's Queen, black instead is doomed to mate in 2. White should now play:

  • 7. gxh7+, forcing black to play 7...Nxh5, followed by white mating with 8. Bg6#

Theory table[edit]

For explanation of theory tables see theory table and for notation see algebraic notation

1.e4 b6 2. d4 Bb7 3. Bd3 f5 4. exf5 Bxg2 5. Qh5+ g6 6. fxg6 Nf6

7 8

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