C84: Ruy Lopez, closed defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7

Ruy Lopez, closed defence

C84 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 46891
Last Played: May 2022
Overall score:
34.6%42.2%23.2%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Viswanathan Anand 186 games
Vlastimil Jansa 152 games
Mikhail Tal 141 games
Black  
Svetozar Gligoric 259 games
Oleg M Romanishin 245 games
Alexander G Beliavsky 202 games

Possible continuations:

6. Re1  38783
34.5 % 42.7 % 22.8 %
6. d3  2781
35.6 % 42.5 % 21.9 %
6. Bxc6  2604
32.2 % 44.6 % 23.2 %
6. Qe2  1367
41 % 31.6 % 27.4 %
6. d4  718
32.7 % 38.3 % 29 %
6. Nc3  372
33.3 % 36.6 % 30.1 %
6. c3  240
26.7 % 26.7 % 46.7 %
6. Qe1  12
16.7 % 75 %
6. h3  5
20 % 80 %
6. Bb3  4
25 % 50 % 25 %
6. c4  3
33.3 % 66.7 %