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Queen's Indian (E16)
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 e6 3 Nf3 b6 4 g3 Bb7 5 Bg2 Bb4+

Number of games in database: 2085
Years covered: 1920 to 2022
Overall record:
   White wins 37.1%
   Black wins 21.4%
   Draws 41.5%

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With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Oleg Romanishin  12 games
Max Euwe  12 games
Ivan Farago  10 games
Viktor Korchnoi  35 games
Bent Larsen  19 games
Ratmir Kholmov  16 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Botvinnik vs N Grigoriev, 1927
Bronstein vs R Vedder, 1997
Euwe vs Colle, 1929
Rubinstein vs Alekhine, 1926
E Canal vs Capablanca, 1929
Alekhine vs Capablanca, 1927
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 page 1 of 84; games 1-25 of 2,085  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Krenzisky vs H N Hansen  0-1401920Gothenburg CE16 Queen's Indian
2. R Werneck de Castro vs R Grau  0-13919211st South American Championship 1921/22E16 Queen's Indian
3. B H Villegas vs R Illa  1-07119221st South American Championship 1921/22E16 Queen's Indian
4. S Kohn vs R Grau 0-1511924Paris Unofficial OlympiadE16 Queen's Indian
5. R Grau vs C Anaya Oger  1-0431925MontevideoE16 Queen's Indian
6. A Becker vs Reti  0-1641925BreslauE16 Queen's Indian
7. Saemisch vs H Weenink  ½-½741925AmsterdamE16 Queen's Indian
8. Saemisch vs P Romanovsky ½-½341925MoscowE16 Queen's Indian
9. W Winter vs M Romi 1-0161926Romi - Winter MatchE16 Queen's Indian
10. G Negyesy vs W Schoenmann  1-0361926Budapest ol (Men) finalE16 Queen's Indian
11. Baratz vs Colle  0-1401926Voorronde BE16 Queen's Indian
12. Colle vs Vidmar  0-1381926Hastings 1925/26E16 Queen's Indian
13. A Becker vs H Mueller 1-0401926Trebitsch MemorialE16 Queen's Indian
14. Rubinstein vs Alekhine 0-1291926SemmeringE16 Queen's Indian
15. A G Johnson vs Lasker 1-0261926Simul, 27bE16 Queen's Indian
16. G A Thomas vs Colle  ½-½611926Weston-super-MareE16 Queen's Indian
17. Alekhine vs Colle 1-0361926Scarborough Premier (play-off)E16 Queen's Indian
18. A Vajda vs M Monticelli 0-1421926Budapest 1st FIDE MastersE16 Queen's Indian
19. Tartakower vs Colle  ½-½151926Budapest 1st FIDE MastersE16 Queen's Indian
20. M E Goldstein vs J H Blake  ½-½501926British ChampionshipE16 Queen's Indian
21. Botvinnik vs I Golubev  1-0291926North West Region ChampionshipE16 Queen's Indian
22. V Soultanbeieff vs G A Thomas  0-1301926SpaE16 Queen's Indian
23. S Rosselli del Turco vs M Monticelli  0-1391926Crespi MemorialE16 Queen's Indian
24. B Alimonda vs Colle  0-1281926MeranoE16 Queen's Indian
25. A Sacconi vs Colle  ½-½201926MeranoE16 Queen's Indian
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