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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: 987
Years covered: 1927 to 2019
Overall record:
   White wins 34.9%
   Black wins 30.9%
   Draws 34.2%

Popularity graph, by decade

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PRACTITIONERS
With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Yuri Razuvaev  23 games
Gennady Sosonko  21 games
Lev Alburt  14 games
Mihai Suba  14 games
Aleksandar Kovacevic  12 games
Dimitri Gurevich  9 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Korchnoi vs Tal, 1962
Grischuk vs V Gashimov, 2010
Aronian vs Carlsen, 2007
V Zak vs Nezhmetdinov, 1951
G Kuzmin vs Tal, 1979
K W Troff vs Nakamura, 2015
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 page 1 of 40; games 1-25 of 987  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Capablanca vs Marshall ½-½601927New YorkA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
2. M Luckis vs E Eliskases  0-1471947Mar del PlataA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
3. V Zak vs Nezhmetdinov 0-1281951URS-ch sfA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
4. Smyslov vs Tolush 1-0401951Chigorin MemorialA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
5. Y Neishtadt vs Simagin  0-1321953Team-ch MoscowA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
6. Ujtelky vs V Brat  1-0411953CSR-chA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
7. Uhlmann vs G Kluger  ½-½411954Prague / Marianske Lazne ZonalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
8. Sliwa vs G Kluger 1-0331954Prague / Marianske Lazne ZonalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
9. J H Donner vs Filip  0-1481954Amsterdam ol (Men) fin-AA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
10. Smyslov vs Pachman  ½-½211954Amsterdam ol (Men) fin-AA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
11. G Kluger vs M Czerniak  0-1441954Amsterdam ol (Men) fin-AA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
12. F Koberl vs P Dely  ½-½441954HUN-ch 10thA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
13. Z Kovacs vs M Czerniak  1-0501955HoogovensA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
14. I Veltmander vs Simagin  0-1231955Ch URS (1/2 final)A62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
15. J H Donner vs B Milic  ½-½241955HoogovensA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
16. Schwarz vs K Darga  0-1371955FRG-ch 03rdA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
17. A Turner vs Saidy  0-136195556th US OpenA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
18. Zamikhovsky vs Vasiukov  ½-½441956URS-ch sfA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
19. A Buslaev vs Polugaevsky  0-1381956Ch URS (1/2 final)A62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
20. Y Sakharov vs V Zurakhov  1-0401956Tbilisi f-USSR chA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
21. S Dittmann vs S Vukovic  0-1491956KrynicaA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
22. J Balogh vs J Jezek  1-06819562nd World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
23. W Fairhurst vs M Czerniak  0-1461956Moscow ol (Men) qual-BA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
24. G Badilles vs M Cuellar Gacharna  ½-½531956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
25. Teschner vs J Jezek  ½-½601956Moscow ol (Men) fin-AA62 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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