ECO E20: Nimzo-Indian defence

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4



Nimzo-Indian defence

E20 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 67207
Last Played: Oct 2014
Overall score:
33.7%36.5%29.8%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Svetozar Gligoric 364 games
Jan Hein Donner 218 games
Viktor Korchnoi 202 games
Black  
Viktor Korchnoi 174 games
Ivan Farago 161 games
Anatoly Karpov 147 games

Possible continuations:

4. e3  26059
34 % 37.5 % 28.5 %
4. Qc2  21900
33.5 % 38.7 % 27.8 %
4. Nf3  5242
33.8 % 37.7 % 28.4 %
4. f3  3735
38.4 % 31.3 % 30.3 %
4. Bg5  3289
32.7 % 29.6 % 37.8 %
4. a3  3073
33.6 % 27.1 % 39.3 %
4. Bd2  1660
23.7 % 28.3 % 48 %
4. g3  1332
32.5 % 40 % 27.5 %
4. Qb3  840
35 % 32.9 % 32.1 %
4. Bf4  30
26.7 % 30 % 43.3 %
4. Qd3  19
36.8 % 31.6 % 31.6 %
4. Qd2  13
46.2 % 38.5 % 15.4 %
4. e4  8
37.5 % 50 %
4. Nh3  2
100 %
4. d5  2
100 %