C11: French defence

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6

French defence

C11 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 31924
Last Played: Apr 2021
Overall score:
39.4%31.6%29%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Friso Nijboer 64 games
Peter Leko 50 games
Emanuel Lasker 49 games
Black  
Sergey Volkov 173 games
Mikhail Gurevich 165 games
Igor Glek 136 games

Possible continuations:

4. Bg5  18004
39.4 % 32.2 % 28.4 %
4. e5  12479
40.3 % 30.5 % 29.2 %
4. exd5  931
29.2 % 40.2 % 30.6 %
4. Bd3  428
36.2 % 25.5 % 38.3 %
4. f3  26
23.1 % 19.2 % 57.7 %
4. Be3  21
38.1 % 23.8 % 38.1 %
4. Nf3  12
16.7 % 83.3 %
4. Qd3  8
37.5 % 37.5 % 25 %
4. Bf4  4
25 % 50 % 25 %
4. Bb5+  3
33.3 % 33.3 % 33.3 %
4. a3  3
33.3 % 66.7 %