Line 180 deals with White’s various choices on the fifth move, except for 5. a3, which is covered in Lines 181-185.
6. dxc5 Na6 7. g3 Nxc5 8. Bg2 has become a modern tabiya and many theoretical discussions take place in this line. Black has two interesting choices that should be sufficient for equalization: 8… b6 and 8… Nce4.
[Diagram: White to Move] The diagrammed position is theoretically important for this line: White can get a long-term initiative, but great accuracy is needed!
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