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: 655
Last Played: Apr 2019
Overall score:
35.9%31.3%32.8%
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Played frequently by:

White  
Vadim Milov 27 games
Jonathan Levitt 18 games
Carsten Hoi 13 games
Black  
Wolfgang Unzicker 5 games
Margeir Petursson 4 games
Kiril Georgiev 4 games

Possible continuations:

7... dxc4  356
27 % 38.2 % 34.8 %
7... c5  196
48 % 18.9 % 33.2 %
7... b6  56
46.4 % 30.4 % 23.2 %
7... c6  20
30 % 50 % 20 %
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 %