Chess Traps #3: Lasker Trap – Albin Counter Gambit

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The Lasker chess trap in the Albin Counter Gambit results in black executing an extremely rare and devastating under promotion to a knight with check, earning black at least a minor piece and an attack. The Lasker Trap is a trap for black out of the Albin Counter Gambit and, in this tutorial, I play through the moves to the chess trick itself while offering very brief tips.

1. d4 d5
2. c4 e5
3. dxe d4
4. e3?! Bb4+
5. Bd2 dxe
6. Bxb4? exf+
7. Ke2 fxg=N!+

Internet ChessClub

Translated in Portuguese (Brazil) by: Leonardo Louro Justino


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