Line 128 covers the Carlsbad Variation of the King’s Indian Defense, except for the positions that occur after 7. Nc3 a6 that are covered in our Line 129.
In the main line with 7. Nc3 Rb8 8. h3 a6 9. e4 b5 10. e5 most positions are very complicated, where Black usually gets enough counterplay by countering White’s central advance with a flank attack.
[Diagram: Black to Move] A crazy tactical position, like the diagrammed one, demands accurate calculation. How should Black continue?
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