Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) Opening Tabia and their Principles:

Central Cannon with Ranked Chariot vs. Sandwiched Horse Defense

Yan Wenqing and Zhang Qing Trilogy of Books on Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) Opening

This opening system is not so commonly seen nowadays. Nevertheless, it is an important theme to learn for beginners and is very helpful in helping plan attacks from the central file. Master Yan Wenqing and Grandmaster Zhang Qiang share their insights for this opening system.

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