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[ECO code C37] Move Move Here
The McDonnell Gambit

Black's "Classical" KKtP push attacked White's KKt.
White deploys his Queen's Kt, a gambit (exposed KKt-for-P, to gain faster development) played by Alexander McDonnell against Bourdonnais in 1834. Usually less effective than the Muzio. W-Alt.
    White  Black	White  Black
 1. P-K4   P-K4	     5.	Kt-B3
 2. P-KB4  PxP
 3. Kt-KB3 P-KKt4
 4. B-B4   P-Kt5

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