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B40 Sicilian defence

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Moves List:
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6  
Next Move # of Games Last Played Winnings percentage
White / Draw / Black
Engine Eval.
3. d4  96,728 2022
35 % 31.2 % 33.8 %
+0.25 Dpt 40
3. c3  9,335 2022
32.7 % 35.8 % 31.5 %
+0.11 Dpt 40
3. Nc3  9,168 2022
35.5 % 30.3 % 34.2 %
+0.26 Dpt 37
3. d3  8,434 2022
36.3 % 30 % 33.6 %
-0.05 Dpt 30
3. b3  4,114 2022
35.2 % 31.9 % 32.8 %
+0.16 Dpt 37
3. c4  2,866 2022
33.6 % 34 % 32.3 %
+0.06 Dpt 30
3. g3  2,234 2022
37 % 33.9 % 29.1 %
+0.19 Dpt 34
3. Qe2  430 2022
38.4 % 27 % 34.7 %
-0.24 Dpt 31
3. Be2  356 2022
24.7 % 27.8 % 47.5 %
3. b4  307 2022
36.2 % 15.3 % 48.5 %
-0.49 Dpt 40
3. Bc4  206 2018
20.4 % 69.9 %
+0.00 Dpt 41
3. Bb5  67 2007
19.4 % 71.6 %
-0.11 Dpt 20
3. e5  47 2021
14.9 % 21.3 % 63.8 %
-0.13 Dpt 20
3. a3  30 2017
30 % 63.3 %
+0.00 Dpt 40
3. Bd3  28 2017
25 % 25 % 50 %
3. Nd4  5 2008
60 % 40 %
-3.95 Dpt 30
3. Na3  5 2020
60 % 40 %
+0.03 Dpt 30
3. h3  5 2021
60 % 40 %
3. a4  3 2005
33.3 % 66.7 %
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