E09: Catalan, closed, main line

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 Be7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. O-O Nbd7 7. Qc2 c6 8. Nbd2

Catalan, closed, main line

E09 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 1736
Last Played: Apr 2019
Overall score:
46.9%36.9%16.2%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Zdenko Kozul 10 games
Alexander Raetsky 9 games
Karel Opocensky 7 games
Black  
Jakov Geller 7 games
Branimir Maksimovic 5 games
Dmitry Frolyanov 5 games

Possible continuations:

8... b6  1242
41.9 % 39.9 % 18.3 %
8... Re8  209
65.6 % 24.4 %
8... b5  99
45.5 % 36.4 % 18.2 %
8... Qc7  66
63.6 % 31.8 %
8... c5  39
53.8 % 35.9 %
8... a5  14
42.9 % 42.9 % 14.3 %
8... Bd6  11
72.7 % 27.3 %
8... Nb6  11
18.2 % 27.3 % 54.5 %
8... dxc4  11
81.8 % 18.2 %
8... a6  10
70 % 30 %
8... h6  10
70 % 30 %
8... Ne8  4
75 % 25 %
8... Qb6  3
66.7 % 33.3 %
8... Qa5  2
100 %
8... Nh5  2
100 %