E49: Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik system

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3

Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik system

E49 Sub-variants:

Overview

Games on Database: 819
Last Played: Dec 2022
Overall score:
36.3%32.7%31%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Vadim Milov 27 games
Jonathan Levitt 18 games
Boris Gulko 13 games
Black  
Wolfgang Unzicker 5 games
Aloyzas Kveinys 4 games
Murray G Chandler 4 games

Possible continuations:

7... dxc4  480
29.2 % 38.3 % 32.5 %
7... c5  217
49.8 % 18.9 % 31.3 %
7... b6  64
40.6 % 35.9 % 23.4 %
7... c6  31
32.3 % 48.4 % 19.4 %
7... e5  13
23.1 % 30.8 % 46.2 %
7... Nbd7  7
85.7 % 14.3 %
7... Nc6  5
60 % 40 %
7... Re8  2
50 % 50 %