C59: Two knights defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. Ng5 d5 5. exd5 Na5 6. Bb5+ c6 7. dxc6 bxc6 8. Be2 h6

Two knights defence

C59 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 1441
Last Played: Dec 2018
Overall score:
39.7%20.6%39.7%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Georgy Timoshenko 7 games
Bartosz Socko 7 games
Enrico Paoli 7 games
Black  
Efim Geller 8 games
Yuri Kruppa 7 games
Alexey I Kosikov 6 games

Possible continuations:

9. Nf3  1124
39.4 % 18.3 % 42.3 %
9. Nh3  310
41.3 % 28.7 % 30 %
9. Nxf7  7
14.3 % 28.6 % 57.1 %