C82: Ruy Lopez, open, 9.c3

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. c3

Ruy Lopez, open, 9.c3

C82 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 2391
Last Played: May 2019
Overall score:
37.3%34.1%28.6%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Anatoly Karpov 14 games
Isaak Boleslavsky 12 games
Nigel D Short 12 games
Black  
Viktor Korchnoi 37 games
Max Euwe 36 games
Wolfgang Unzicker 20 games

Possible continuations:

9... Bc5  1167
35.6 % 34.4 % 29.9 %
9... Be7  1014
39 % 34.8 % 26.2 %
9... Nc5  190
37.9 % 29.5 % 32.6 %
9... g6  9
44.4 % 22.2 % 33.3 %
9... Qd7  3
33.3 % 33.3 % 33.3 %
9... g5  3
66.7 % 33.3 %
9... Na5  2
100 %