Chess Opening Theory/1. e4/1...e5/2. Nf3/2...Nc6/3. Bc4/3...Nf6/4. Ng5/4...d5/5. exd5/5...Na5
< Chess Opening Theory  1. e4  1...e5  2. Nf3  2...Nc6  3. Bc4  3...Nf6  4. Ng5  4...d5  5. exd5Two Knights Defence  



Position in ForsythEdwards Notation(FEN)
r1bqkb1r/ppp2ppp/5n2/n2Pp1N1/2B5/8/PPPP1PPP/RNBQK2R 
Contents
Two Knights DefenceEdit
5 ... Na5Edit
Attacking the bishop, yet moving to the side of the board. In theory this is Black's best move, but it's not that clear.
Theory tableEdit
For explanation of theory tables see theory table and for notation see algebraic notation.
 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5 Na5
5  6  

exd5 Na5 
b3 h6 

6 d3 Morphy Variation  ... ... 
d3 h6 

Main Line  ... ... 
Bb5+ c6 
StatisticsEdit
Estimated next move popularity
Bb5+ 87.4%, d3 11.9%, b3 0.7%
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