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[ECO code C37] Move Move Here
The Salvio Gambit

Black's "Classical" KKtP push attacked White's KKt.
White's endangered Knight moves to K5(e5), reversing the KtP attack but inviting check. First suggested by Italian analyst Salvio (1570-1640), time has now rendered the gambit unsound. W-Alt.
    White  Black	White  Black
 1. P-K4   P-K4	     5.	Kt-K5
 2. P-KB4  PxP
 3. Kt-KB3 P-KKt4
 4. B-B4   P-Kt5

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