By playing 1…f5 in the Dutch Defense, Black is making an effort to claim the e4 square right away.
At the same time, this move weakens Black’s kingside.
It’s an aggressive and unbalanced effort from Black, and as such this opening often ends up with decisive results – it has a low percentage of draws.
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1.d4 f5 2.g3 Nf6 3.Bg2 e6 4.c4 d5 5.Nf3 c6 6.0-0 Bd6 7.Nc3
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