C72: Ruy Lopez, modern Steinitz defence, 5.O-O

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 d6 5. O-O

Ruy Lopez, modern Steinitz defence, 5.O-O

C72 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 2739
Last Played: Apr 2022
Overall score:
42.2%32.9%24.9%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Bruno Parma 16 games
Vlastimil Jansa 16 games
Milan Matulovic 15 games
Black  
Heikki MJ Westerinen 36 games
Victor Ciocaltea 31 games
Valeri Yandemirov 30 games

Possible continuations:

5... Bd7  1604
41.4 % 35.4 % 23.2 %
5... Bg4  528
43 % 28.2 % 28.8 %
5... Nf6  325
41.5 % 34.8 % 23.7 %
5... Nge7  85
32.9 % 25.9 % 41.2 %
5... b5  79
54.4 % 24.1 % 21.5 %
5... Be7  50
50 % 18 % 32 %
5... g6  37
45.9 % 32.4 % 21.6 %
5... f5  22
54.5 % 27.3 % 18.2 %
5... g5  5
80 % 20 %
5... Be6  2
50 % 50 %