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Benoni, Fianchetto Variation (A62)
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 c5 3 d5 e6 4 Nc3 exd5 5 cxd5 d6 6 Nf3 g6
7 g3 Bg7 8 Bg2 O-O

Number of games in database: 1168
Years covered: 1927 to 2021
Overall record:
   White wins 34.5%
   Black wins 32.0%
   Draws 33.5%

Popularity graph, by decade

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PRACTITIONERS
With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Yuri S Razuvaev  23 games
Gennadi Sosonko  22 games
Predrag Nikolic  15 games
Mihai Suba  16 games
Aleksandar Kovacevic  12 games
Dmitry Gurevich  9 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Korchnoi vs Tal, 1962
Smyslov vs Tolush, 1951
Smejkal vs S Tatai, 1973
V Zak vs R Nezhmetdinov, 1951
Grischuk vs Caruana, 2014
K Wallach vs A Kornfeld, 1982
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 page 1 of 47; games 1-25 of 1,168  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Capablanca vs Marshall ½-½601927New YorkA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
2. M Luckis vs Eliskases  0-1471947Mar del PlataA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
3. Smyslov vs Tolush 1-0401951Chigorin MemorialA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
4. V Zak vs R Nezhmetdinov 0-1281951URS-ch sfA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
5. Jacobo Bolbochan vs P Trifunovic  ½-½431952Mar del PlataA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
6. Y Neishtadt vs Simagin  0-1321953Team-ch MoscowA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
7. M Ujtelky vs V Brat  1-0411953Czechoslovak ChampionshipA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
8. Gurgenidze vs Bastrikov  1-0531954URS-ch sfA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
9. Sliwa vs G Kluger 1-0331954Prague / Marianske Lazne ZonalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
10. Uhlmann vs G Kluger  ½-½411954Prague / Marianske Lazne ZonalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
11. J H Donner vs Filip  0-1481954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-AA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
12. Smyslov vs Pachman  ½-½211954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-AA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
13. G Kluger vs M Czerniak  0-1441954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-AA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
14. F Koberl vs P Dely  ½-½441954HUN-ch 10thA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
15. I Veltmander vs Simagin  0-1231955URS-ch sfA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
16. Byvshev vs J Klavins  0-14019554th Soviet Team-ch prelimA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
17. J H Donner vs B Milic  ½-½241955HoogovensA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
18. Z Kovacs vs M Czerniak  1-0501955HoogovensA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
19. B Wexler vs Pachman  0-1341955Mar del PlataA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
20. Schwarz vs K Darga  0-1371955FRG-ch 03rdA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
21. A Turner vs Saidy  0-136195556th US OpenA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
22. K Urbanec vs A Zaruba  0-1401955Czechoslovak ChampionshipA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
23. S Dittmann vs S Vukovic  0-1491956KrynicaA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
24. T Nemec vs M Altschul  0-1631956CSR-ch sfA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
25. Zamikhovsky vs Vasiukov  ½-½441956URS-ch sfA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
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Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
1.d4 ♘f6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 e6 4.♘c3 exd5 5. cxd5 d6 6.♘f3 g6 7.g3 ♘g7 8.♘g2 O-O


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