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Hikaru Nakamura vs Fabiano Caruana Chess Game

Chess game played between Hikaru Nakamura and Fabiano Caruana in GCT Blitz Paris 2018 started with QGD Opening 4.Nf3 variation with score 1-0.

Hikaru Nakamura GM (2769)
Fabiano Caruana GM (2816)

Event: GCT Blitz Paris 2018
Round: 18.1
Game Date: 24 June 2018

Game Moves
1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 a6 5. cxd5 exd5 6. Bg5 Be6 7. e3 Nbd7 8. Bd3 Bd6 9. O-O O-O 10. Rc1 c6 11. Bf4 Bxf4 12. exf4 Bg4 13. Be2 Bxf3 14. Bxf3 Re8 15. g3 Nb6 16. b3 Qd6 17. Qd3 Re7 18. Rfe1 Rae8 19. Re5 Nbd7 20. Rc2 Qb4 21. Rxe7 Rxe7 22. Kg2 Nf8 23. h4 Ne6 24. Ne2 Nc7 25. Qc3 Qxc3 26. Rxc3 Kf8 27. h5 Ne4 28. Rc2 Nd6 29. Kf1 Re8 30. a4 a5 31. Nc1 Ne6 32. Ne2 Ra8 33. Bg4 f5 34. Bf3 Ra6 35. Rc3 Rb6 36. Ke1 Rb4 37. Rd3 b5 38. Rc3 bxa4 39. bxa4 Nc4 40. Rc1 Rxa4 41. Nc3 Ra3 42. Be2 Nd6 43. Bd1 Nxd4 44. Ne2 N6b5 45. Nxd4 Nxd4 46. Rb1 Nb5 47. Be2 Nd6 48. Rb6 Rc3 49. Ra6 Rc5 50. f3 Ke7 51. Ra7+ Kf6 52. h6 gxh6 53. Bd3 Rc3 54. Kd2 Ra3 55. Ra6 Ra2+ 56. Ke1 Rg2 57. Rxc6 Ke7 58. Rc7+ Ke6 59. Rxh7 Nf7 60. Bb5 Rxg3 61. Be8 Nd6 62. Kf2 Rh3 63. Bc6 d4 64. Kg2 Rh4 65. Kg3 Rh1 66. Kg2 Ra1 67. Rxh6+ Ke7 68. Rh7+ Kf8 69. Rd7 Nc4 70. Rxd4 Rc1 71. Bb5 Nb6 72. Rd6 Nc4 73. Ra6 Ke7 74. Kf2 Rc2+ 75. Kg3 Ne3 76. Rxa5 Rg2+ 77. Kh4 Rg1 78. Ra6 Kf7 79. Ra3 Ng2+ 80. Kg3 Ne1+ 81. Kf2 Rh1 82. Bc4+ Kf6 83. Ra6+ Kg7 84. Ra7+ Kf6 85. Rf7+ Kg6 86. Rc7 Nc2 87. Rc6+ Kg7 88. Rc7+ Kf6 89. Rc6+ Kg7 90. Rd6 Nb4 91. Be6 Kf6 92. Bc8+ Ke7 93. Rd7+ Kf6 94. Rd4 Rb1 95. Rd6+ Ke7 96. Rh6 Nd3+ 97. Ke3 Nc5 98. Bxf5 Rb3+ 99. Kf2 Kf7 100. Kg3 Rb2 101. Rc6 Rb5 102. Kg4 Ra5 103. Rb6 Na4 104. Rb7+ Kf6 105. Rb8 Nc3 106. Rb6+ Ke7 107. Be4 Ra1 108. f5 Rg1+ 109. Kf4 Kf7 110. Ke5 Ra1 111. Rb7+ Kf8 112. Rc7 Ra5+ 113. Kf6 Ra6+ 114. Kg5 Ne2 115. f6 Ra5+ 116. Kg4 Ra6 117. Kf5 Ra5+ 118. Kg4 Ra6 119. Kg5 Ra5+ 120. Kh6 Nf4 121. Bg6 Ra8 122. Rh7

Result: 1-0.

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Chess Game Information

Player White Hikaru Nakamura 2769
Player Black Fabiano Caruana 2816
Game Result 1-0
Chess Tournament GCT Blitz Paris 2018
Round 18.1
Game Date 2018-06-24
Event Date 2018.06.24
Game Opening D37 QGD 4.Nf3

Game PGN Notation

[Event "GCT Blitz Paris 2018"]
[Date "2018-06-24"]
[EventDate "2018.06.24"]
[Round "18.1"]
[Result "1-0"]
[White "Hikaru Nakamura"]
[Black "Fabiano Caruana"]
[ECO "D37"]
[WhiteElo "2769"]
[BlackElo "2816"]
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 d5 4.Nc3 a6 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bg5 Be6 7.e3 Nbd7 8.Bd3 Bd6 9.O-O O-O 10.Rc1 c6 11.Bf4 Bxf4 12.exf4 Bg4 13.Be2 Bxf3 14.Bxf3 Re8 15.g3 Nb6 16.b3 Qd6 17.Qd3 Re7 18.Rfe1 Rae8 19.Re5 Nbd7 20.Rc2 Qb4 21.Rxe7 Rxe7 22.Kg2 Nf8 23.h4 Ne6 24.Ne2 Nc7 25.Qc3 Qxc3 26.Rxc3 Kf8 27.h5 Ne4 28.Rc2 Nd6 29.Kf1 Re8 30.a4 a5 31.Nc1 Ne6 32.Ne2 Ra8 33.Bg4 f5 34.Bf3 Ra6 35.Rc3 Rb6 36.Ke1 Rb4 37.Rd3 b5 38.Rc3 bxa4 39.bxa4 Nc4 40.Rc1 Rxa4 41.Nc3 Ra3 42.Be2 Nd6 43.Bd1 Nxd4 44.Ne2 N6b5 45.Nxd4 Nxd4 46.Rb1 Nb5 47.Be2 Nd6 48.Rb6 Rc3 49.Ra6 Rc5 50.f3 Ke7 51.Ra7+ Kf6 52.h6 gxh6 53.Bd3 Rc3 54.Kd2 Ra3 55.Ra6 Ra2+ 56.Ke1 Rg2 57.Rxc6 Ke7 58.Rc7+ Ke6 59.Rxh7 Nf7 60.Bb5 Rxg3 61.Be8 Nd6 62.Kf2 Rh3 63.Bc6 d4 64.Kg2 Rh4 65.Kg3 Rh1 66.Kg2 Ra1 67.Rxh6+ Ke7 68.Rh7+ Kf8 69.Rd7 Nc4 70.Rxd4 Rc1 71.Bb5 Nb6 72.Rd6 Nc4 73.Ra6 Ke7 74.Kf2 Rc2+ 75.Kg3 Ne3 76.Rxa5 Rg2+ 77.Kh4 Rg1 78.Ra6 Kf7 79.Ra3 Ng2+ 80.Kg3 Ne1+ 81.Kf2 Rh1 82.Bc4+ Kf6 83.Ra6+ Kg7 84.Ra7+ Kf6 85.Rf7+ Kg6 86.Rc7 Nc2 87.Rc6+ Kg7 88.Rc7+ Kf6 89.Rc6+ Kg7 90.Rd6 Nb4 91.Be6 Kf6 92.Bc8+ Ke7 93.Rd7+ Kf6 94.Rd4 Rb1 95.Rd6+ Ke7 96.Rh6 Nd3+ 97.Ke3 Nc5 98.Bxf5 Rb3+ 99.Kf2 Kf7 100.Kg3 Rb2 101.Rc6 Rb5 102.Kg4 Ra5 103.Rb6 Na4 104.Rb7+ Kf6 105.Rb8 Nc3 106.Rb6+ Ke7 107.Be4 Ra1 108.f5 Rg1+ 109.Kf4 Kf7 110.Ke5 Ra1 111.Rb7+ Kf8 112.Rc7 Ra5+ 113.Kf6 Ra6+ 114.Kg5 Ne2 115.f6 Ra5+ 116.Kg4 Ra6 117.Kf5 Ra5+ 118.Kg4 Ra6 119.Kg5 Ra5+ 120.Kh6 Nf4 121.Bg6 Ra8 122.Rh7 1-0

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