A59: 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, Ne2 variation

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: 160
Last Played: Jun 2016
Overall score:
39.4%24.4%36.3%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Yuri Shulman 12 games
Tullio Marinelli 5 games
Eberhard Stephan 4 games
Black  
Joshua E Friedel 3 games
Mackenzie Molner 3 games
Christoph Herrmann 2 games

Possible continuations:

9... Bg7  154
39.6 % 24.7 % 35.7 %
9... Nbd7  5
20 % 20 % 60 %