A25: English, closed system (without ...d6)

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3

English, closed system (without ...d6)

A25 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 1962
Last Played: May 2022
Overall score:
34.5%34.4%31.2%

How to Play the English Opening

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Played frequently by:

White  
Normunds Miezis 27 games
Colin Anderson McNab 11 games
Ian Snape 11 games
Black  
Predrag Nikolic 10 games
Igor Miladinovic 9 games
Ryszard Bernard 7 games

Possible continuations:

5... d6  1394
32.4 % 35.9 % 31.6 %
5... Nge7  282
39 % 34 % 27 %
5... f5  180
41.1 % 26.1 % 32.8 %
5... Nf6  98
38.8 % 28.6 % 32.7 %
5... Nh6  3
33.3 % 66.7 %
5... h6  3
33.3 % 66.7 %