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Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3 (D93)
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 d5 4 Nf3 Bg7 5 Bf4 O-O 6 e3

Number of games in database: 440
Years covered: 1922 to 2018
Overall record:
   White wins 28.0%
   Black wins 35.7%
   Draws 36.4%

Popularity graph, by decade

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With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Ivan Farago  17 games
Jozsef Pinter  6 games
Peter Lukacs  5 games
Vitaly Tseshkovsky  9 games
Lubomir Ftacnik  8 games
Svetozar Gligoric  8 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
G Grigore vs Holzke, 1993
Ftacnik vs Uhlmann, 1978
Yusupov vs Anand, 1994
A Pomar Salamanca vs J Cuadras Avellana, 1974
E Eliskases vs Flohr, 1937
F Behrhorst vs Kasparov, 1985
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 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 440  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Rey Ardid vs Alekhine 0-1171922Exhibition gameD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
2. A G Preusse vs P List  ½-½49192725. DSB KongressD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
3. P List vs K Helling 0-1521928It Cafe KoenigD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
4. P F Johner vs K Helling 1-0511928It Cafe KoenigD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
5. Rauzer vs Alatortsev  ½-½691931USSR ChampionshipD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
6. Flohr vs J van den Bosch  ½-½281932Flohr - Van den BoschD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
7. G Schories vs Carls  0-1251933GER-ch 1stD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
8. Simon Rubinstein vs B Hoenlinger  0-1411933Trebitsch Memorial 16thD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
9. Lisitsin vs P Romanovsky  ½-½421935MoscowD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
10. Factor vs Harold Morton  1-0211935ACF CongressD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
11. P Bohosiewicz vs L Roedl 1-0221936Munich OlympiadD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
12. Bogoljubov vs Pelikan 0-1591937Bad ElsterD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
13. T Salo vs Prins  0-13319377th olm finalD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
14. Lilienthal vs V Mikenas  0-16119377th olm finalD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
15. E Eliskases vs Flohr 0-1571937Semmering/BadenD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
16. Levenfish vs Botvinnik 1-0781937Botvinnik - LevenfishD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
17. C Kruijer vs L Engels  0-1391938KrefeldD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
18. Vidmar vs Szabo  ½-½201938LjubljanaD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
19. S B Gotthilf vs Lilienthal  0-1481938Leningrad-chD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
20. J W Collins vs P Rosenzweig  0-1391938ACF CongressD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
21. Capablanca vs Botvinnik ½-½261938AVROD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
22. Alekhine vs Herreira 1-0461939Simul, 38bD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
23. Graf-Stevenson vs E Raclauskiene  1-0291939Wch womenD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
24. G Abrahams vs Flohr  0-1251939BournemouthD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
25. Kupchik vs D S Polland  ½-½531940USA ChD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
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  BishopofBlunder: How come all the guys who get openings named after them never seem to play them?
Aug-24-05  Shams: true, but not much in the world outside of chess has the name it deserves either.
Aug-25-05  RookFile: Capablanca was fond of putting his bishop on f4 against the Gruenfeld.
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