NEW UPDATED ARTICLE

[March 10, 2019] Updated Opening Article by Boris Avrukh:
October 2017 Revisited: Anglo-Grünfeld Defense, Stein Attack

Our original key game in this line was E. Bacrot – V. Ivanchuk, Ashdod (rapid) 2015, where White tried a very promising idea, but played it one move too late to achieve something tangible. Fortunately for us, a number of correspondence games took place in the same line where players of White managed to create serious problems to their opponents, which gave us the opportunity to evaluate this variation properly. New engine games that we have added in this update only seem to confirm that White has the upper hand in this line.

[Diagram: White to Move] The diagrammed position is from one of the most recent theoretically important engine games: Sugar XPro 1.4 – Sugar XPro 1.3, Internet 2018. How can White proceed with his attack with devastating power?

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