E20: Nimzo-Indian defence

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4



Nimzo-Indian defence

E20 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 71236
Last Played: May 2017
Overall score:
33.6%36.6%29.8%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Svetozar Gligoric 364 games
Aleksej Aleksandrov 226 games
Jan Hein Donner 218 games
Black  
Viktor Korchnoi 174 games
Ivan Farago 168 games
Anatoly Karpov 150 games

Possible continuations:

4. e3  27701
33.8 % 37.5 % 28.6 %
4. Qc2  23336
33.3 % 39.1 % 27.6 %
4. Nf3  5669
34 % 37.7 % 28.3 %
4. f3  3993
38.1 % 31.2 % 30.7 %
4. Bg5  3355
32.8 % 29.4 % 37.8 %
4. a3  3122
33.5 % 27.2 % 39.3 %
4. Bd2  1701
23.8 % 28.5 % 47.8 %
4. g3  1417
32.6 % 39.7 % 27.7 %
4. Qb3  860
35.5 % 32.7 % 31.9 %
4. Bf4  32
25 % 28.1 % 46.9 %
4. Qd3  19
36.8 % 31.6 % 31.6 %
4. Qd2  13
46.2 % 38.5 % 15.4 %
4. e4  8
37.5 % 50 %
4. h4  3
66.7 % 33.3 %
4. Nh3  2
100 %
4. d5  2
100 %