A37: English, symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. Nf3

English, symmetrical variation

A37 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 8196
Last Played: Dec 2022
Overall score:
28.1%40%31.9%

How to Play the English Opening

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Played frequently by:

White  
Valery A Loginov 34 games
Colin Anderson McNab 31 games
Tomasz Markowski 29 games
Black  
Wlodzimierz Schmidt 18 games
Vlastimil Jansa 17 games
Florin Gheorghiu 17 games

Possible continuations:

5... e6  2332
24.1 % 43.3 % 32.6 %
5... d6  2205
27.3 % 38.2 % 34.6 %
5... e5  1690
30.1 % 37.6 % 32.3 %
5... Nf6  1255
35.7 % 41.8 % 22.5 %
5... Nh6  343
24.8 % 39.1 % 36.2 %
5... a6  194
22.2 % 35.1 % 42.8 %
5... b6  113
31.9 % 37.2 % 31 %
5... Rb8  27
25.9 % 37 % 37 %
5... f5  20
45 % 20 % 35 %
5... Nd4  9
22.2 % 55.6 % 22.2 %
5... h5  5
20 % 80 %