ECO B44: Sicilian, Szen (`anti-Taimanov') variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nb5



Sicilian, Szen (`anti-Taimanov') variation

B44 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 3941
Last Played: Aug 2014
Overall score:
32.5%36.8%30.7%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Ljubomir Ljubojevic 28 games
Heikki MJ Westerinen 24 games
Thomas Ernst 23 games
Black  
Mark E Taimanov 47 games
Pia Cramling 27 games
Wlodzimierz Schmidt 27 games

Possible continuations:

5... d6  3687
31.5 % 37.5 % 31 %
5... Nf6  160
38.1 % 34.4 % 27.5 %
5... a6  58
62.1 % 20.7 % 17.2 %
5... Bc5  23
56.5 % 39.1 %
5... d5  11
63.6 % 36.4 %