How to play the Belgrade Gambit

belgrade gambit

Quick overview: The Belgrade Gambit is an uncommon gambit arising from the Four Knights Game or the Scotch Game, typically reached via the move order 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.d4 exd4 5.Nd5. White hopes to take Black out of preparation by sacrificing a pawn and wants to enter into challenging lines after 5…Nxe4. […]