C45: Scotch, Horwitz attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Qh4 5. Nb5

Scotch, Horwitz attack

C45 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 441
Last Played: Aug 2017
Overall score:
46.7%21.8%31.5%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Joseph Henry Blackburne 4 games
Rick Van der Pluijm 4 games
Samuel Rosenthal 4 games
Black  
William Steinitz 9 games
Nikola Mitkov 4 games
Isabel Hund 3 games

Possible continuations:

5... Qxe4+  169
59.2 % 17.8 % 23.1 %
5... Bb4+  129
40.3 % 20.9 % 38.8 %
5... Bc5  127
37.8 % 27.6 % 34.6 %
5... Nf6  7
42.9 % 57.1 %
5... Qd8  5
40 % 20 % 40 %
5... Kd8  4
25 % 75 %