Chess Traps #5: Legal Trap – Philidor Defense

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The Legal chess trap is a tactical combination out of the Philidor Defense. White offers the queen, only to get the black king in return. The Legal Trap is a trap for white out of the Philidor Defense and, in this tutorial, I play through the moves to the chess trick itself while offering very brief tips.

1. e4 e5
2. Nf3 Nc6
3. Bc4 d6
4. Nc3 Bg4
5. h3 Bh5?
6. Nxe!
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