C42: Petrov's defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6



Petrov's defence

C42 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 36488
Last Played: Dec 2016
Overall score:
39.7%36.2%24.1%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Alexei Shirov 72 games
Viswanathan Anand 70 games
Peter Leko 58 games
Black  
Artur Jussupow 169 games
Zlatko Ilincic 136 games
Eduardas Rozentalis 129 games

Possible continuations:

3. Nxe5  19263
37.9 % 41.8 % 20.3 %
3. Nc3  9292
39.9 % 28.5 % 31.7 %
3. d4  5182
44.1 % 35.8 % 20.1 %
3. d3  1325
42.6 % 26.6 % 30.8 %
3. Bc4  1302
45.4 % 21.4 % 33.2 %
3. Qe2  39
48.7 % 23.1 % 28.2 %
3. Bb5  29
44.8 % 17.2 % 37.9 %
3. Bd3  24
33.3 % 25 % 41.7 %
3. c3  13
53.8 % 15.4 % 30.8 %
3. a3  6
50 % 50 %
3. Be2  5
60 % 20 % 20 %
3. g3  3
33.3 % 66.7 %
3. c4  2
50 % 50 %