SOS File 9: An Early Surprise in the Caro-Kann
1.e4 c6 2.Nc3 d5 3.Qe2
by Jeroen Bosch
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This SOS File 9 covers a surprise weapon for White against the Caro-Kann. The author is SOS-Editor Jeroen Bosch, a strong IM and opening expert from the Netherlands. The FIDE Trainers’ Commission awarded him the Isaac Boleslavsky medal for 2012 for his work as a chess author.
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