E21: Nimzo-Indian, three knights variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nf3

Nimzo-Indian, three knights variation

E21 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 7761
Last Played: Jan 2023
Overall score:
34.1%37.3%28.6%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Alexei Barsov 72 games
Alexander Moiseenko 66 games
Jiri Stocek 66 games
Black  
Anatoly Karpov 26 games
Viswanathan Anand 21 games
Eduardas Rozentalis 20 games

Possible continuations:

4... c5  2645
31.7 % 43 % 25.3 %
4... b6  2600
33.3 % 35.1 % 31.5 %
4... O-O  1315
39.2 % 32.8 % 28.1 %
4... d5  687
33.9 % 38.7 % 27.4 %
4... Bxc3+  158
41.1 % 17.7 % 41.1 %
4... Ne4  155
40.6 % 23.2 % 36.1 %
4... d6  107
30.8 % 45.8 % 23.4 %
4... Nc6  62
30.6 % 35.5 % 33.9 %
4... h6  19
36.8 % 26.3 % 36.8 %
4... Qe7  7
28.6 % 42.9 % 28.6 %
4... c6  5
80 % 20 %