GM Hu Ronghua's Sandwiched Horse Defense Treatise Chapter 01

In this first chapter, the Grandmaster analyzed the reasons why the Sandwiched Horse Defense was not feasible. The relevant Youtube video has been embedded below.

  •  Board One: Red's Rapid Central Pawn Advancement defeats Black's Sandwiched Horse Defense with Early 7th Pawn Advancement.
  • Board Two: Central Cannon with 3rd Pawn Advancement with 58 Cannons Variation defeats Sandwiched Horse Defense.
  • Board Three: 59 Cannons with Double Headed Snake Pawn Formation defeats Sandwiched Horse Defense

 

 

 

  

 

  

 

References:

1. , 荣华. 夹炮屏风 反宫马布局研究. Hong Kong and Singapore : 香港业余象棋协会 新加坡北斗象棋研究会, 1983.