Horse Cannon Debate:
57c vs Sch 3pa
Chapter one deals with the Central Cannon vs the Screen Horse Defense with third pawn advancement.
Section one discusses red using the riverbank chariot variation while black answers with the retreating right cannon variation.
In section 2, red's riverbank chariot variation would seem insufficient and the screen horse defense would still be able to hold its own. Therefore, people started turning their attention to red using the pawn ranked chariot instead of the riverbank chariot.
In section three, red makes a huge improvision and uses the 57 cannons to attack. This has led to modern day tabia of this opening system and has been used very extensively iin competition.
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First Created: 20151211Last updated : 20151211
Ref: Master Huang Shao Long's "The Horse Cannon Debate"
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