E24: Nimzo-Indian, Saemisch variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3

Nimzo-Indian, Saemisch variation

E24 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 3238
Last Played: Dec 2021
Overall score:
33.3%27.2%39.4%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Aleksandar Kaminik 18 games
Lev Gutman 18 games
Viktor Moskalenko 15 games
Black  
Ludek Pachman 9 games
Wolfgang Unzicker 9 games
Laszlo Szabo 8 games

Possible continuations:

5... c5  1668
31.4 % 29.5 % 39.1 %
5... b6  462
35.7 % 24.2 % 40 %
5... O-O  457
34.4 % 23.9 % 41.8 %
5... d6  214
34.1 % 26.2 % 39.7 %
5... d5  165
42.4 % 25.5 % 32.1 %
5... Ne4  165
31.5 % 27.3 % 41.2 %
5... Nc6  57
36.8 % 21.1 % 42.1 %
5... h6  37
29.7 % 27 % 43.2 %
5... c6  9
66.7 % 33.3 %
5... Qe7  4
25 % 25 % 50 %