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Benoni, 6.e4 (A65)
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 c5 3 d5 e6 4 Nc3 exd5 5 cxd5 d6 6 e4

Number of games in database: 1136
Years covered: 1899 to 2023
Overall record:
   White wins 49.7%
   Black wins 27.9%
   Draws 22.4%

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With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Rainer Knaak  11 games
Marc Narciso Dublan  11 games
Yury Shulman  10 games
Eric Lobron  11 games
John Nunn  10 games
Michael Langer  9 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
J Penrose vs Tal, 1960
Kasparov vs Yurtaev, 1977
Knaak vs Dolmatov, 1981
Uhlmann vs Fischer, 1970
Reshevsky vs Tal, 1970
E Franco Raymundo vs Tal, 1962
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 page 1 of 46; games 1-25 of 1,136  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Swiderski vs F W Pelzer 1-0281899DCA Congress 27thA65 Benoni, 6.e4
2. E Zagoryansky vs Kasparian  1-0301953URS-ch sfA65 Benoni, 6.e4
3. N Novotelnov vs R Nezhmetdinov 0-131195313th Ch RSFSRA65 Benoni, 6.e4
4. I Livshin vs Kasparian 1-0351953URS-ch sfA65 Benoni, 6.e4
5. G Goldberg vs I Veltmander  1-03119533rd Soviet Team-ch finalA65 Benoni, 6.e4
6. B Vladimirov vs M Yudovich Sr. 0-1261954URS-ch sfA65 Benoni, 6.e4
7. Kotov vs G Bastrikov 1-0361954URS-ch sf YerevanA65 Benoni, 6.e4
8. R G Wade vs H Lehmann  0-1601954Munich ZonalA65 Benoni, 6.e4
9. Evans vs J Sherwin 1-046195455th US OpenA65 Benoni, 6.e4
10. W Golz vs H Juettler  1-0461955Zittau-A 5thA65 Benoni, 6.e4
11. E Arlamowski vs G Kluger  0-1381955Prague tmA65 Benoni, 6.e4
12. I Zalys vs A Saidy  0-133195556th US OpenA65 Benoni, 6.e4
13. R Shocron vs V Palermo  0-1401955Argentine ChampionshipA65 Benoni, 6.e4
14. Evans vs Lombardy  1-0441955Rosenwald 1955/56A65 Benoni, 6.e4
15. A Laustsen vs J Jezek  ½-½2019562nd Correspondence World ChampionshipA65 Benoni, 6.e4
16. Shainswit vs A Feuerstein 0-1291956Third Rosenwald TrophyA65 Benoni, 6.e4
17. D Byrne vs Reshevsky 1-0401956Third Rosenwald TrophyA65 Benoni, 6.e4
18. Tolush vs I Zilber  ½-½401956URS-ch sf LeningradA65 Benoni, 6.e4
19. Polugaevsky vs T Giorgadze  1-0301956URS-ch sf TbilisiA65 Benoni, 6.e4
20. I Asmundsson vs G Gunnarsson 1-0281957ReykjavikA65 Benoni, 6.e4
21. E Franco Raymundo vs A Ribera Arnal  1-0451957ESP-chA65 Benoni, 6.e4
22. E Gasztonyi vs G Kluger  ½-½211957Hungarian ChampionshipA65 Benoni, 6.e4
23. K Vark vs Suetin 0-1611957URS-ch qfA65 Benoni, 6.e4
24. G Mititelu vs Tal 0-1481957ReykjavikA65 Benoni, 6.e4
25. G Primavera vs E Paoli 0-1331957Italian ChampionshipA65 Benoni, 6.e4
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