Neo-Gruenfeld Defence

The Neo-Gruenfeld Defence is a system that is similar to the Gruenfeld Defence, but is aimed at a particular White. The Neo-Gruenfeld Defence is aimed against Whites plan to play g3 and Bg2 with a kingside fianchetto.

Diagram: Neo-Gruenfeld Defence

The Neo-Gruenfeld Defence is too specific to be used as a main opening repertoire weapon. However, it can be a useful and lesser known response to a particular setup by White.

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