A20: English opening

1. c4 e5

English opening

A20 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 56534
Last Played: Jan 2022
Overall score:
38.5%31.1%30.4%

How to Play the English Opening

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Played frequently by:

White  
Normunds Miezis 226 games
Wolfgang Uhlmann 198 games
Colin Anderson McNab 123 games
Black  
Oleg M Romanishin 80 games
Viswanathan Anand 80 games
Ivan Sokolov 76 games

Possible continuations:

2. Nc3  40326
38.1 % 30.8 % 31.1 %
2. g3  13579
39.5 % 32.6 % 27.9 %
2. Nf3  672
38.7 % 29.9 % 31.4 %
2. e3  646
35.3 % 28.5 % 36.2 %
2. d3  631
41.7 % 26.9 % 31.4 %
2. e4  261
34.5 % 19.5 % 46 %
2. b3  209
39.7 % 28.2 % 32.1 %
2. a3  172
45.9 % 28.5 % 25.6 %
2. d4  24
20.8 % 29.2 % 50 %
2. Qc2  8
25 % 25 % 50 %
2. g4  4
25 % 75 %
2. h4  2
50 % 50 %