Bb5 Sicilian

The Bb5 Sicilian system is a slower and more positional type of anti-Sicilian. It can be played against both d6 and Nc6 Sicilians. Against an e6 Sicilian, the move Bb5 may appear later.

Diagram: Bb5 Variation of the Sicilian (against Nc6)

Diagram: Bb5 Variation of the Sicilian (against d6)

The Bb5 system is a type of anti-Sicilian, that is quite positional and slow. Other types of Anti-Sicilian Openings include: