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Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8 (A64)
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 9

Number of games in database: 757
Years covered: 1953 to 2023
Overall record:
   White wins 27.3%
   Black wins 43.2%
   Draws 29.5%

Popularity graph, by decade

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With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Zlatko Ilincic  10 games
Keith Arkell  10 games
Victor Mikhalevski  7 games
Mikhail Tal  10 games
Lev Psakhis  6 games
Miso Cebalo  5 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Euwe vs Kotov, 1953
I Calero vs Tal, 1963
Avrukh vs S Megaranto, 2006
Korchnoi vs Kasparov, 1982
Van Wely vs Timman, 2002
E Romani vs Tal, 1957
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 page 1 of 31; games 1-25 of 757  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O'Kelly vs Tolush  ½-½301953BucharestA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
2. Euwe vs Kotov 1-0391953Zuerich CandidatesA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
3. Stahlberg vs G Kluger 0-1331954BucharestA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
4. V Chekhover vs Y Brazilsky  1-0481955OdessaA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
5. V Shcherbakov vs Vasiukov  0-1581955Moscow ChampionshipA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
6. E Dodero vs Najdorf  0-1241955Mar del PlataA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
7. R Toran Albero vs A Esposito  ½-½291955Club ArgentinoA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
8. J H Donner vs A Esposito  1-0431955Club ArgentinoA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
9. Dvorak vs R Fischl  1-0461955Czechoslovak Army ChampionshipA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
10. R Sanguineti vs B Wexler  1-0271956Mar del PlataA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
11. Szabo vs Unzicker  1-0571956Moscow Olympiad Final-AA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
12. I Slepoy vs I Zilber  ½-½191956URS-ch sf LeningradA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
13. A Geller vs I Zilber  ½-½391956URS-ch sf LeningradA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
14. A Buslaev vs Tal 1-0711956URS-ch sf TbilisiA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
15. M Usachy vs Y Sakharov ½-½421957Ukrainian ChampionshipA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
16. E Romani vs Tal 0-1431957Reggio Emilia-RigaA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
17. H Skuja vs Tal 0-1341958Latvian ChampionshipA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
18. Korchnoi vs Kholmov 0-1501958URS-ch sf TashkentA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
19. Averbakh vs Korchnoi  ½-½291960USSR ChampionshipA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
20. I Zilber vs Simagin  0-14119607th Soviet Team ChampionshipA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
21. V Karasev vs V F Titenko  ½-½471960Moscow-Leningrad MatchA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
22. J Gonzalez de Vega vs Polugaevsky 1-0441962Capablanca MemorialA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
23. I Calero vs Tal 1-0721963Capablanca MemorialA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
24. T van Scheltinga vs Lengyel  0-1621964HoogovensA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
25. B Starck vs W Golz  0-1401964East German ChampionshipA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-05-06  PaulKeres: What moves are there between 8...O-O and 11...Re8 here?
Jun-05-06  borisbadenoff: 9. O-O Nbd7 10. Nd2 a6 11. a4 Re8
Jun-06-06  PaulKeres: Thanks <borisbadenoff>
Nov-14-22  Ninas Husband: 11 moves in this opening? I can't count that high without taking off my shoes! :)

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