The Benko Gambit, named after the Hungarian player Pal Benko, who pioneered it, has long been a favorite opening of dynamic tournament chess players. This entertaining guide is part of a series that treats openings in a fresh new way. First Moves leads you through the basics as you start the gambit. Tricks and Traps reveals the secrets of catching out your opponent. And What's Hot divulges the very latest ideas from the champions. A detailed table summarizes the main variations, with assessments.