C44: Ponziani, Steinitz variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 d5 4. Qa4 f6

Ponziani, Steinitz variation

C44 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 171
Last Played: Sep 2018
Overall score:
39.2%22.2%38.6%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Ignatz Von Popiel 5 games
Timothy J Upton 5 games
Mikhail Chigorin 4 games
Black  
Harry Nelson Pillsbury 4 games
William Steinitz 3 games
Johannes Hermann Zukertort 2 games

Possible continuations:

5. Bb5  133
40.6 % 22.6 % 36.8 %
5. d3  25
44 % 20 % 36 %
5. exd5  13
15.4 % 23.1 % 61.5 %