C74: Ruy Lopez, modern Steinitz defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 d6 5. c3

Ruy Lopez, modern Steinitz defence

C74 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 2919
Last Played: May 2019
Overall score:
38.9%35.4%25.8%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Herman Pilnik 18 games
Mikhail Tal 13 games
Semen I Dvoirys 12 games
Black  
Valeri Yandemirov 44 games
Bogdan Sliwa 35 games
Victor Ciocaltea 26 games

Possible continuations:

5... Bd7  1755
36.2 % 38.1 % 25.6 %
5... f5  553
37.8 % 33.1 % 29.1 %
5... Nf6  299
45.8 % 30.4 % 23.7 %
5... g6  112
40.2 % 32.1 % 27.7 %
5... Nge7  66
37.9 % 34.8 % 27.3 %
5... b5  64
62.5 % 20.3 % 17.2 %
5... Bg4  49
57.1 % 28.6 % 14.3 %
5... Be7  17
64.7 % 17.6 % 17.6 %
5... g5  2
100 %