aclat, 6k* versus jansteen, 3d* (1994-04-16)

Diagram 4: san ren-sei

In the real game: Index * Backward * Forward
Variations: Parent * Previous * Next (Nice shape)
From this diagram:

diagram 4

I mentioned this shape before, three hoshi stones in a row, perfect shape. Please note that this move is also far away from white's "strength", making it easier to build up a moyo (framework).