3 thoughts on “18th December”

  1. It seems as though it is indeed 1.e5!, the key point being that 1.e5 dxe5 2.Qh5+ Kf8 is met by 3.Ne6+! Qxe6 4.Rd8+ Kg7 5.Rg1+, which mates. Similarly, White can bring play back to the main line after 2…Kg7 with 3.Rhg1+ Kf8 4.Ne6+!

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