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B40 Sicilian defence

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Moves List:
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4  
Next Move # of Games Last Played Winnings percentage
White / Draw / Black
Engine Eval.
3... cxd4  97,919 2022
34.9 % 31.2 % 33.9 %
+0.18 Dpt 42
3... d5  321 2022
49.2 % 21.8 % 29 %
+0.80 Dpt 40
3... a6  128 2022
47.7 % 28.9 % 23.4 %
+0.60 Dpt 30
3... Nf6  99 2014
47.5 % 39.4 %
+0.91 Dpt 20
3... Nc6  73 2018
60.3 % 31.5 %
+2.22 Dpt 18
3... b6  52 2007
51.9 % 15.4 % 32.7 %
3... Qc7  12 2007
66.7 % 25 %
3... Be7  10 2007
80 % 20 %
+1.41 Dpt 22
3... g6  9 2006
33.3 % 66.7 %
+1.05 Dpt 34
3... Qb6  9 2007
55.6 % 44.4 %
3... d6  7 2017
71.4 %
+0.94 Dpt 22
3... h6  7 2004
42.9 % 42.9 %
+1.24 Dpt 18
3... Qa5+  7 2007
57.1 % 28.6 %
+0.89 Dpt 25
3... Ne7  5 2016
60 % 20 % 20 %
3... c4  2 2003
100 %
3... Na6  0-1, Amateur6 vs. Shaposhnikov (2573)
3... f6  1-0, Santorsola vs. Bafico
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