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: 731
Last Played: Dec 2021
Overall score:
35.4%31.6%33%
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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  409
27.1 % 37.7 % 35.2 %
7... c5  208
48.6 % 19.2 % 32.2 %
7... b6  62
41.9 % 33.9 % 24.2 %
7... c6  25
32 % 44 % 24 %
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 %