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C23: Bishop's opening, Classical variation

1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Bc5

Bishop's opening, Classical variation

C23 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 1421
Last Played: Aug 2022
Overall score:
48.6% 19.5% 31.9%

Played frequently by:

White  
Howard Staunton 11 games
John Cochrane 8 games
Rudolf Spielmann 7 games
Black  
Howard Staunton 9 games
NN 9 games
John Cochrane 7 games

Possible continuations:

3. Nf3  688
46.1 % 19.2 % 34.7 %
3. Nc3  262
48.5 % 24.4 % 27.1 %
3. d3  165
50.3 % 20 % 29.7 %
3. Qh5  80
55 % 33.8 %
3. c3  73
46.6 % 23.3 % 30.1 %
3. Qf3  47
40.4 % 48.9 %
3. b4  30
70 % 16.7 %
3. Qe2  23
47.8 % 21.7 % 30.4 %
3. Qg4  20
65 % 15 % 20 %
3. Ne2  9
55.6 % 22.2 % 22.2 %
3. f4  8
62.5 % 25 %
3. d4  6
83.3 % 16.7 %
3. Nh3  4
50 % 50 %
3. Bxf7+  3
66.7 % 33.3 %
3. h3  2
50 % 50 %