B15: Caro-Kann defence

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3

Caro-Kann defence

B15 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 31731
Last Played: Jan 2023
Overall score:
35.2%36.2%28.5%

How to Play the Caro-Kann Defense

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Played frequently by:

White  
Boris V Spassky 58 games
Alonso Zapata 49 games
Viktor D Kupreichik 48 games
Black  
Laszlo Eperjesi 96 games
Vladimir Burmakin 80 games
Eduard Meduna 74 games

Possible continuations:

3... dxe4  29286
34.8 % 36.9 % 28.3 %
3... g6  1627
34.3 % 32.8 % 32.9 %
3... e6  273
60.1 % 16.8 % 23.1 %
3... b5  196
38.3 % 26 % 35.7 %
3... Nf6  156
61.5 % 18.6 % 19.9 %
3... a6  125
37.6 % 24.8 % 37.6 %
3... h6  30
46.7 % 30 % 23.3 %
3... Nd7  10
80 % 20 %
3... Be6  7
71.4 % 14.3 % 14.3 %
3... f5  5
40 % 20 % 40 %
3... h5  3
33.3 % 66.7 %
3... f6  2
100 %
3... Bf5  2
100 %
3... e5  2
100 %