Opening game ,is the beginning
and the basic of a game .It gives a direct effect to middle game .Choosing
an opening depending on an opponent is one of the strategies .Also ,it
reflects the style of a player .Nowadays ,opening game is one of the categories
which draws the attentions of the public .
There are many types of openings .From
the " shapes " of the openings ,they can be divided into normal openings
,strange openings .Normal openings refers to the openings which are frequently
used by the players .The extensions of these openings are focusing on middle
games and end games .Strange openings are the openings which are seldom
used .These openings are use to confuse the opponents with psychological
If we divide the openings according to
the first moved pieces ,they can be divided into " cannon " ," horse "
," pawn " and " elephant " .Among them ," cannon " openings are most frequently
Openings are included " red player "( the
player who makes the first move ) and " black player " .Red always chooses
to play steady or attack opening .For black ,he always chooses to play
defensive or counter attack opening .
Central cannon .Red player
moves C2.5 or C8.5 in his first move .The cannon is placed on the central
file .That is why it is called so .This opening has a long history .It
is the most popular opening for red player until today .
Three hundred years ago ,central cannon
is already divided into two systems - cannon vs cannon and cannon vs horse
5.1.1 : same direction cannon filed chariot vs ranked chariot
The positions of two
sides' cannons are same .That is why it is called so .The characteristics
of this opening are : both sides are having a sharp counter attack ,complex
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