Chess openings – Benoni

Chess openings – Benoni

Welcome back to chessopenings.com. Today’s video is all about the Benoni Defense, which is an aggressive counter-response to the queen’s pawn opening. It begins with the moves, d4, knight of 6, c4, and c5. Black’s idea in the Benoni is to lure the White pawns forward in order to set up counter-play against the center…