C81: Ruy Lopez, open, Howell attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. d4 b5 7. Bb3 d5 8. dxe5 Be6 9. Qe2

Ruy Lopez, open, Howell attack

C81 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 892
Last Played: Apr 2022
Overall score:
38.1%42.4%19.5%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Vlastimil Jansa 19 games
Milan Matulovic 16 games
Borislav Ivkov 8 games
Black  
Karoly Honfi 11 games
Viktor Korchnoi 11 games
Wolfgang Unzicker 8 games

Possible continuations:

9... Be7  568
35 % 46.8 % 18.1 %
9... Bc5  148
41.2 % 36.5 % 22.3 %
9... Nc5  139
39.6 % 37.4 % 23 %
9... Na5  29
72.4 % 17.2 %
9... g5  4
25 % 50 % 25 %
9... Qd7  3
66.7 % 33.3 %