C45: Scotch, Pulling counter-attack

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

Scotch, Pulling counter-attack

C45 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 1418
Last Played: Aug 2022
Overall score:
42.7%18.7%38.6%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Joseph Henry Blackburne 6 games
Celso Golmayo Zupide 5 games
Louis Paulsen 4 games
Black  
William Steinitz 13 games
Nikola Mitkov 9 games
Arlette Van Weersel 7 games

Possible continuations:

5. Nc3  679
44.6 % 16.9 % 38.4 %
5. Nb5  442
46.6 % 21.9 % 31.4 %
5. Qd3  120
30.8 % 17.5 % 51.7 %
5. Nxc6  58
25.9 % 19 % 55.2 %
5. Be3  56
42.9 % 21.4 % 35.7 %
5. Nf3  27
37 % 14.8 % 48.1 %
5. Be2  15
46.7 % 46.7 %
5. g3  7
28.6 % 14.3 % 57.1 %
5. Nf5  4
50 % 25 % 25 %
5. Nb3  2
50 % 50 %
5. Bb5  2
100 %
5. Bd3  2
100 %