C42: Petrov, classical attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4

Petrov, classical attack

C42 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 9483
Last Played: Jun 2020
Overall score:
39.2%40.1%20.7%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Viswanathan Anand 61 games
Alexei Shirov 40 games
Michael Adams 36 games
Black  
Artur Jussupow 72 games
Boris Gelfand 65 games
Eduardas Rozentalis 61 games

Possible continuations:

5... d5  8786
38.6 % 40.5 % 20.9 %
5... Be7  470
38.5 % 43.6 % 17.9 %
5... Bg4  97
58.8 % 19.6 % 21.6 %
5... Nf6  66
53 % 30.3 % 16.7 %
5... Qe7  30
66.7 % 23.3 %
5... Bf5  9
66.7 % 22.2 %
5... Nc6  9
100 %
5... g6  4
75 % 25 %
5... c5  4
100 %
5... Nd7  3
66.7 % 33.3 %
5... f5  2
50 % 50 %