[ECO code C66]
The Closed Berlin - (to) Chig./Hedgehog V.
Black's Queen's Pawn to Q3(d6) switches his KP defence, "closes" his KB and frees his QB. Solid but constricted (his QKt being pinned until 5..B-Q2), it is also called the "Improved Steinitz Def.". B-Alt.
White Black 1. P-K4 P-K4 2. Kt-KB3 Kt-QB3 3. B-Kt5 Kt-B3 4. 0-0 P-Q3 Transp.from Steinitz
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