A42: Pterodactyl defence

1. d4 d6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 c5 5. Nf3 Qa5

Pterodactyl defence

A42 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 137
Last Played: Nov 2016
Overall score:
29.9%36.5%33.6%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Marko Tratar 3 games
Darko Anic 3 games
Bogomil Andonov 3 games
Black  
Drazen Sermek 16 games
Valery A Chekhov 7 games
Alexey Kislinsky 5 games

Possible continuations:

6. Be2  42
23.8 % 33.3 % 42.9 %
6. d5  38
34.2 % 44.7 % 21.1 %
6. h3  21
33.3 % 33.3 % 33.3 %
6. Be3  15
26.7 % 20 % 53.3 %
6. Rb1  12
41.7 % 41.7 % 16.7 %
6. dxc5  7
14.3 % 57.1 % 28.6 %