Chess Opening Explorer

With our Opening Explorer you can browse our entire chess database move by move obtaining statistics about the results of each possible continuation.
The Opening Explorer is a great tool if you want to study chess openings.

B12 Caro-Kann defence

Fen:
Url:

Personal notes

Use your Personal notes to store information and comments about this position. Remember, the notes are private. Nobody but you can see them.

Create a note for this position
  •  
Opening Explorer Database:    
Moves List:
1. d4 c6 2. e4  
Next Move # of Games Last Played Winnings percentage
White / Draw / Black
Engine Eval.
2... d5  100,016 2021
37 % 34 % 29.1 %
+0.31 Dpt 43
2... g6  2,576 2021
38.3 % 29.1 % 32.6 %
+0.79 Dpt 40
2... d6  757 2021
48.1 % 22.1 % 29.9 %
+0.81 Dpt 25
2... Na6  286 2021
41.6 % 29.7 % 28.7 %
+0.79 Dpt 35
2... e6  76 2018
71.1 % 19.7 %
+0.71 Dpt 38
2... Nf6  65 2006
52.3 % 35.4 %
+0.83 Dpt 29
2... Qc7  26 2018
57.7 % 19.2 % 23.1 %
+0.79 Dpt 20
2... Qa5+  14 2005
64.3 % 21.4 %
2... b5  12 2011
58.3 % 25 % 16.7 %
2... e5  10 2007
90 %
+1.42 Dpt 22
2... b6  3 2004
33.3 % 66.7 %
+0.81 Dpt 20
2... a6  3 2018
33.3 % 66.7 %
+0.55 Dpt 30
2... f5  ½-½, Emms (2305) vs. Dunnington (2280)
2... f6  0-1, Maliutin vs. Evtifeev
2... Qb6  1-0, Manicki vs. Krasnik
2... h6  1-0, Snaehre vs. Birkeland
Hide Engine Analysis

How to Play the Caro-Kann Defense

Recent games

Players Result  
Bellahcene, B vs Richter, N  1 - 0
Miller, E vs Von Mettenheim, J  1 - 0
Koellner, R vs Soham, D  ½ - ½
Sereda, Y vs Von Mettenheim, J  ½ - ½
Papadiamandis, E vs Hagner, B  ½ - ½

Top Games by Average ELO

Players Result  
Carlsen, M vs Ding, L  ½ - ½
Anand, V vs Carlsen, M  ½ - ½
Giri, A vs Carlsen, M  0 - 1
So, W vs Carlsen, M  1 - 0
So, W vs Carlsen, M  ½ - ½

Played frequently by

As White  
Alexei Shirov106 games
Evgeny Sveshnikov105 games
Viswanathan Anand93 games
As Black  
Vladimir Burmakin348 games
Aleksey Dreev309 games
Eduard Meduna297 games