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B40 Sicilian defence

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1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Qe2 Nc6  
Next Move # of Games Last Played Winnings percentage
White / Draw / Black
Engine Eval.
4. g3  1,058 2022
40.9 % 29.2 % 29.9 %
-0.30 Dpt 22
4. c3  111 2022
53.2 % 22.5 % 24.3 %
+0.06 Dpt 35
4. d3  63 2019
36.5 % 25.4 % 38.1 %
-0.26 Dpt 20
4. b3  17 2021
23.5 % 29.4 % 47.1 %
4. Nc3  6 2013
16.7 % 16.7 % 66.7 %
-0.41 Dpt 24
4. Qe3  ½-½, Vajda (2537) vs. Farago (2485)
4. d4  0-1, Roig Esteve vs. Deles
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