A20: English opening

1. c4 e5

English opening

A20 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 57546
Last Played: Jan 2023
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  40905
38.2 % 30.8 % 31 %
2. g3  13944
39.4 % 32.7 % 27.9 %
2. Nf3  687
38.7 % 30.3 % 31 %
2. e3  666
35.3 % 28.7 % 36 %
2. d3  656
41.6 % 27.3 % 31.1 %
2. e4  262
34.4 % 19.5 % 46.2 %
2. b3  211
40.3 % 28 % 31.8 %
2. a3  176
46 % 27.8 % 26.1 %
2. d4  24
20.8 % 29.2 % 50 %
2. Qc2  8
25 % 25 % 50 %
2. g4  4
25 % 75 %
2. h4  2
50 % 50 %