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B40 Sicilian defence

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1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d3  
Next Move # of Games Last Played Winnings percentage
White / Draw / Black
Engine Eval.
3... Nc6  7,511 2022
36 % 31 % 33 %
-0.09 Dpt 30
3... d5  1,871 2022
38.1 % 27 % 34.8 %
+0.00 Dpt 27
3... d6  273 2021
40.7 % 31.5 % 27.8 %
3... b6  169 2022
33.7 % 33.7 % 32.5 %
+0.42 Dpt 18
3... g6  104 2020
53.8 % 23.1 % 23.1 %
3... Nf6  82 2019
46.3 % 28 % 25.6 %
3... a6  58 2022
41.4 % 20.7 % 37.9 %
3... b5  40 2017
30 % 32.5 % 37.5 %
+0.55 Dpt 20
3... Qc7  30 2021
63.3 % 16.7 % 20 %
3... Be7  27 2021
44.4 % 25.9 % 29.6 %
3... Ne7  14 2016
35.7 % 50 %
3... h6  4 2003
100 %
3... Na6  ½-½, Ferguson (2413) vs. Bannink (2271)
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