E42: Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 c5 5. Nge2

Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)

E42 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 2783
Last Played: Dec 2021
Overall score:
37.8%37.5%24.7%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Anatoly Vaisser 27 games
Svetozar Gligoric 26 games
Sarhan Guliev 22 games
Black  
John TH Van der Wiel 15 games
Walter S Browne 14 games
Ulf Andersson 14 games

Possible continuations:

5... cxd4  1558
36.9 % 38.6 % 24.5 %
5... b6  459
35.7 % 30.9 % 33.3 %
5... d5  447
32.2 % 48.3 % 19.5 %
5... O-O  156
59 % 28.8 %
5... d6  80
28.8 % 32.5 % 38.8 %
5... Ne4  43
58.1 % 18.6 % 23.3 %
5... Nc6  38
73.7 %