Sicilian Rauzer Attack with 8…Bd7 9.f3 (iChess Club)

Sicilian Rauzer with 9.f3

The Rauzer Sicilian begins with the moves 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 Nc6 entering a Classical Sicilian with White’s main move 6.Bg5, followed by 6…e6 7.Qd2 a6 8.0-0-0. In this video, the second of three videos on the Rauzer Sicilian, IM Robert Ris explores play after 8…Bd7 and 9.f3 (diagram, left).

IM Robert Ris explores how play can continue after 9.f3, and the ideas and plans in this chess opening.

This is the third and final part of IM Robert Ris’ dive into the Rauzer Sicilian. If you missed them, check out part 1 here and check out part 2 here.

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