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Question re: Gokigen Super Rapid Attack Joseki
laanan (1088) 2018-12-30 10:21
Hello, I am wondering if anyone knows if dropping a silver at the head of Sente’s knight on 5e is a valid countermeasure in the super rapid attack joseki. Please see to relevant kifu here:
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4: Soraz (1874) ☗1☗10☗62018-12-30 20:04
For more details, you can check (it is an introduction to this joseki in English)
3: Soraz (1874) ☗1☗10☗62018-12-30 20:03
It's the same. Sente can take out the horse, and it is a disaster for Gote.
2: laanan (1088) 2018-12-30 13:04
And if king takes?
1: Soraz (1874) ☗1☗10☗62018-12-30 10:57
No. Because after K-6b, Sente can play N-6c+(a check), S-6c, and then B-8h+ taking out the horse. So this is obviously better for sente.

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