Beating Everyone with the Same Opening Trap (Stafford Gambit)

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This video features 3 games (played in the same day) in which the white side falls victim to the same simple and devious opening trap in the Stafford Gambit. The trap involves a “fishing pole” idea with an early h5 and Ng4. While the Stafford Gambit is not necessarily a sound opening, it is highly venomous. If white is not prepared, then it can be easy for black to win quite quickly!
Game 1: vs janeza12 (2128)
Game 2 vs FM Stefan005 (2335):
Game 3 vs Twitch Chat:

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800 Comments

  1. Bruh hes so humble like he casually destroys someone and then hes like "that was nice" like what? He sounds so calm too

  2. I have won quite a few games with the bongcloud opening.

  3. I have a question – at the start of the gambit, when black moves his bishop to C5, why doesn't white move their bishop to E3, thus defending the dark squared bishop's line of attack on the king?

  4. I been beaten like this at least 5 times!! It works 100% each time!!!

  5. White must keep knight same position to avoid embarassement!!!!

  6. But why not the pawn take the knight down

  7. 0:29 am i dumb or smth or why couldn't you just take the queen with the pawn?

  8. Looks like staged to me, there is no way your opponent is that stupid.

  9. He telling the chat how to castle just to crush them… 🥹😂🤣

  10. Don't try to win at chess, play for fun Andover time most of these things will become a discovery of your own

  11. God loves you so much get too know him before it's too late ❤️❤️❤️

  12. why didn’t he take the queen with the pawn? i’m a noob but please explain to me why

  13. can someone please explain to me (novice) why whites Pawn (F2) can’t capture blacks queen when he moves QG3?! I cannot understand why – thank you!

  14. I am literally playing rn and it says that you are online ahaha

  15. Why do they keep playing the g2 pawn and don't take your knight with the h3 pawn instead?

  16. i dont care what chess "experts" say. I would literally at the first moment take the queen with a solider right away. Also the knight. What's the benefit? – Not getting checkmated by trying to play "smart"

  17. Wtf i am trying learn and is so fast moving .

  18. Eric Rosen whenever I watch your videos I enter a calm state and then i fall asleep but please do not be offended

  19. R-r-r-Rosen moves, will they notice? They don’t, wrong move chosen…

  20. Everyone as in "the ones that play exactly as i want them to play".

  21. At :30 seconds.
    Why didn’t the pawn take the queen?
    Seemed like a much better idea than moving king ?

  22. Two thumbs up👍👍, best black work Ive seen in awhile. Host & Video recommended for like minded individuals. 🧐

  23. Nobody ever goes for the Stafford when I try to play it.

  24. Why the fuck do they never capture your queen with their pawn? Instead they go to corner and get mated…wtf is this video rigged or what? I dont even play chess and i see that simple move.

  25. He can take the knight with its pawn

  26. On the first trap, it's strange that the pawn didn't kill your queen, when it moved to B7, weird?

  27. What is the line if they take knight on G3? New to chess

  28. 6:38 in this position why wouldn’t white move rook to e1?

    Because from what i see you can avoid being mated that way. What am i not seeing?

    Edit Nevermind i think i figured it out. After rook e1 queen gives check on h2 king moves to f1 and then back rank mate on h1 with the black queen. 😕

  29. Played 40 games, not 1 player opened this way.

  30. I can't understand: at 1:17 the white pawn in F2 can beat the dark Queen, not?

  31. This would be nice if my opponent didn’t go e5 every fucking time

  32. Why he dint eat your queen at the begining ?

  33. I like the part where he said "its chessing time" and chessed all over the board

  34. I'm not that familiar with chess, can somebody explain why so many moves are "illegal" here? Like taking the queen at g3 or moving the pawn to f4?

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