B96: Sicilian, Najdorf, Polugayevsky variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 b5

Sicilian, Najdorf, Polugayevsky variation

B96 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 813
Last Played: Apr 2021
Overall score:
40.3%22.3%37.4%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Yehuda Gruenfeld 5 games
Jonny Hector 4 games
Nicola Pegoraro 3 games
Black  
Lev Polugaevsky 29 games
Stefano Tatai 12 games
Stefan Bromberger 8 games

Possible continuations:

8. e5  594
43.9 % 22.7 % 33.3 %
8. Qf3  94
35.1 % 17 % 47.9 %
8. Bd3  59
27.1 % 22 % 50.8 %
8. a3  48
20.8 % 29.2 % 50 %
8. Be2  6
16.7 % 33.3 % 50 %
8. Qe2  4
75 % 25 %
8. a4  2
50 % 50 %
8. Bxf6  2
100 %
8. Qd3  2
50 % 50 %