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: 832
Last Played: Apr 2019
Overall score:
38.6%41.3%20.1%
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Played frequently by:

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

Possible continuations:

9... Be7  528
35.8 % 45.6 % 18.6 %
9... Bc5  145
40 % 37.2 % 22.8 %
9... Nc5  123
40.7 % 35 % 24.4 %
9... Na5  29
72.4 % 17.2 %
9... g5  4
25 % 50 % 25 %
9... Qd7  2
50 % 50 %