E40: Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3

Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3

E40 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 30874
Last Played: Dec 2021
Overall score:
33.7%37.5%28.8%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Svetozar Gligoric 337 games
Aleksej Aleksandrov 251 games
Jan Hein Donner 177 games
Black  
Viktor Korchnoi 89 games
Ratmir Kholmov 75 games
Aleksandar Matanovic 72 games

Possible continuations:

4... O-O  15055
31.5 % 39.5 % 29 %
4... c5  8499
34.9 % 37.5 % 27.7 %
4... b6  5339
34.9 % 34 % 31.1 %
4... d5  967
41 % 34.2 % 24.8 %
4... Nc6  409
35 % 37.4 % 27.6 %
4... Bxc3+  377
43.8 % 28.1 % 28.1 %
4... Ne4  126
52.4 % 22.2 % 25.4 %
4... d6  60
56.7 % 18.3 % 25 %
4... c6  29
48.3 % 24.1 % 27.6 %
4... Qe7  11
54.5 % 36.4 %