E20: Nimzo-Indian defence

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



Nimzo-Indian defence

E20 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 70648
Last Played: Dec 2016
Overall score:
33.6%36.6%29.8%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Svetozar Gligoric 364 games
Aleksej Aleksandrov 219 games
Jan Hein Donner 218 games
Black  
Viktor Korchnoi 174 games
Ivan Farago 167 games
Anatoly Karpov 149 games

Possible continuations:

4. e3  27467
33.9 % 37.5 % 28.6 %
4. Qc2  23130
33.4 % 39 % 27.6 %
4. Nf3  5609
33.9 % 37.8 % 28.3 %
4. f3  3954
38.1 % 31.3 % 30.6 %
4. Bg5  3344
32.7 % 29.5 % 37.7 %
4. a3  3115
33.5 % 27.2 % 39.3 %
4. Bd2  1694
23.7 % 28.3 % 47.9 %
4. g3  1396
32.6 % 39.8 % 27.6 %
4. Qb3  858
35.4 % 32.8 % 31.8 %
4. Bf4  31
25.8 % 29 % 45.2 %
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. h4  3
66.7 % 33.3 %
4. Nh3  2
100 %
4. d5  2
100 %