C42: Petrov, classical attack, Jaenisch variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Bd3 Be7 7. O-O Nc6 8. c4

Petrov, classical attack, Jaenisch variation

C42 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 2325
Last Played: Feb 2020
Overall score:
37.2%46.7%16.2%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Viswanathan Anand 24 games
Alexei Shirov 23 games
Veselin Topalov 18 games
Black  
Artur Jussupow 37 games
Vladimir Kramnik 36 games
Boris Gelfand 31 games

Possible continuations:

8... Nb4  1773
34.7 % 49 % 16.2 %
8... Nf6  418
40.7 % 42.6 % 16.7 %
8... Bg4  85
61.2 % 21.2 % 17.6 %
8... O-O  20
40 % 60 %
8... Be6  17
58.8 % 35.3 %
8... Bf5  9
55.6 % 22.2 % 22.2 %
8... f5  2
100 %