The Baltic Defense Easily Explained (Download)The Baltic Defense arises after 1.d4 d5 2.c4 Bf5!?, and if you are tired of suffering on the Black side of the Queen's Gambit, then the Baltic Defense can change all that. The sequence 1.d4 d5 2.c4 Bf5!? offers active and unusual play which the Queen's Gambiteer might not be familiar with, and forces White to re-think his opening plans. Let IM Andrew Martin show you how.
Grandmaster specialists Rausis and Miladinovic use this interesting counterattack frequently, with good results. Black plays for the initiative from the move two. The Baltic Defense is as offbeat as it gets against the Queen's Gambit, and is an ideal weapon for the club and tournament chess player. Chess opening Download running time: 1 hour 55 minutes.
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