A59: Benko gambit, 7.e4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 Bxa6 6. Nc3 d6 7. e4

Benko gambit, 7.e4

A59 Sub-variants:

  • Benko gambit, 7.e4
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 Bxa6 6. Nc3 d6 7. e4
  • Benko gambit, Ne2 variation
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 Bxa6 6. Nc3 d6 7. e4 Bxf1 8. Kxf1 g6 9. Nge2
  • Benko gambit
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 Bxa6 6. Nc3 d6 7. e4 Bxf1 8. Kxf1 g6 9. g3
  • Benko gambit, main line
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 Bxa6 6. Nc3 d6 7. e4 Bxf1 8. Kxf1 g6 9. g3 Bg7 10. Kg2 O-O 11. Nf3

Overview

Games on Database: 651
Last Played: Mar 2019
Overall score:
37.9%29.8%32.3%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Kristof Koczo 6 games
Laszlo Pacsay 4 games
Peter 1 Horvath 4 games
Black  
Misa Pap 7 games
Robert Hardarson 5 games
Kiril Georgiev 4 games

Possible continuations:

7... Bxf1  635
38 % 29.8 % 32.3 %
7... g6  12
41.7 % 25 % 33.3 %
7... Nbd7  3
33.3 % 33.3 % 33.3 %