B51: Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Nimzovich-Rossolimo, Moscow) attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+

Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Nimzovich-Rossolimo, Moscow) attack

B51 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 23575
Last Played: May 2021
Overall score:
31.5%39.4%29.2%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Eduardas Rozentalis 79 games
Sergei Rublevsky 76 games
Petr Velicka 71 games
Black  
Maxime Vachier Lagrave 57 games
Lubomir Ftacnik 48 games
Krum Georgiev 48 games

Possible continuations:

3... Bd7  13183
32.1 % 42.5 % 25.3 %
3... Nd7  7178
29.9 % 36.1 % 34.1 %
3... Nc6  3212
32.2 % 33.8 % 34 %
3... Qd7  2
50 % 50 %