Lately playing tricky and trap filled Chess has added a ton of excitement to the game. Nothing feels better than setting up this long sequence of striking moves and your opponent falling for it because the wanted to grab an extra piece (a Knight in case). In the Queen Gambit there is a trap line where Black attempts to keep the pawn I’ve given up, it never works out very well. In general if you accept the Gambit in the Queens Gambit, it’s best to play in the center and let White capture the Pawn. Here is why!