# Chess Opening Theory/1. e4/1...e5/2. Nf3/2...Nc6/3. Bc4/3...Nf6/4. Ng5/4...d5/5. exd5/5...Na5/6. Bb5/6...c6/7. dxc6/7...bxc6/8. Be2

Two Knights Defence
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Position in Forsyth-Edwards Notation (FEN) r1bqkb1r/p4ppp/2p2n2/n3p1N1/8/8/PPPPBPPP/RNBQK2R |

# Two Knights Defence =Edit

### 8 Be2Edit

White retreats the bishop to the natural square. It also partly protects the King side position.

## 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 6.Bb5+ c6 7. dxc6 bxc6

8 | 9 | |
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Be2 h6 |
Nf3 e4 |

## StatisticsEdit

Estimated next move likelihood

h6 98.6%, Be7 0.7%, Bd6 0.7%

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