List of chess traps

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Chess traps are moves which may tempt a chess opponent to play a losing move. Traps are common in all phases of the game; in the opening, some traps have occurred often enough that they have acquired names.

List of chess traps[edit]

Ordered by chess opening:

Many more opening traps, all ending in checkmate, are given under Checkmates in the opening.

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