E20: Nimzo-Indian defence

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



Nimzo-Indian defence

E20 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 70753
Last Played: Jan 2017
Overall score:
33.6%36.6%29.8%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Svetozar Gligoric 364 games
Aleksej Aleksandrov 225 games
Jan Hein Donner 218 games
Black  
Viktor Korchnoi 174 games
Ivan Farago 167 games
Anatoly Karpov 149 games

Possible continuations:

4. e3  27507
33.9 % 37.5 % 28.6 %
4. Qc2  23174
33.4 % 39 % 27.7 %
4. Nf3  5618
33.9 % 37.8 % 28.3 %
4. f3  3960
38.2 % 31.2 % 30.6 %
4. Bg5  3345
32.7 % 29.5 % 37.8 %
4. a3  3116
33.5 % 27.2 % 39.3 %
4. Bd2  1694
23.7 % 28.3 % 47.9 %
4. g3  1400
32.6 % 39.7 % 27.7 %
4. Qb3  858
35.4 % 32.8 % 31.8 %
4. Bf4  31
25.8 % 29 % 45.2 %
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 %