4-4 point low approach low extension, slide, pincer

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4-4 point low approach low extension, slide, pincer, 3-3 4-4 point low approach low extension, slide, pincer, bump
[Diagram]
Initial position  

The pincer B4 here may occur. White at a next is considered the main continuation, but there are other plays.

For the main continuation, see 4-4 point low approach low extension, slide, pincer, 3-3.


[Diagram]
Other ways  

The other ideas for White here:


[Diagram]
The tsukehiki variation  

Black plays on both sides and takes sente. White stabilizes with a fair amount of profit. Black better treat black+circle lightly:[1]

[Diagram]
The tsukehiki variation  

White has avoided being shut in, while occupying the 3-3 point. Black's two configurations lack a base.


[1] For another way to this position see 4-4 point low approach one-space low pincer, upper contact.


4-4 point low approach low extension, slide, pincer last edited by Blitzcrank on January 6, 2013 - 22:45
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