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B40 Sicilian defence

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Moves List:
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. a3  
Next Move # of Games Last Played Winnings percentage
White / Draw / Black
Engine Eval.
3... Nc6  16 2009
25 % 62.5 %
+0.09 Dpt 40
3... d5  9 2007
44.4 % 44.4 %
3... a6  6 2017
16.7 % 33.3 % 50 %
3... Nf6  2 2006
50 % 50 %
3... d6  2 2001
50 % 50 %
3... Be7  0-1, Geissler (1134) vs. Dietz (1172)
3... Qc7  0-1, Plobst (1848) vs. Peschel (2167)
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