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Maxime Vachier-Lagrave vs Levon Aronian Chess Game

Chess game played between Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Levon Aronian in GCT Rapid Paris 2018 started with English Opening four knights, Romanishin variation variation with score 1-0.

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave GM (2789)
Levon Aronian GM (2764)

Event: GCT Rapid Paris 2018
Round: 9.1
Game Date: 22 June 2018

Game Moves
1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. e3 Bb4 5. Qc2 Bxc3 6. Qxc3 Qe7 7. Be2 d5 8. d4 exd4 9. Nxd4 Nxd4 10. Qxd4 c5 11. Qh4 dxc4 12. Bxc4 Be6 13. Bb5+ Bd7 14. Bd3 Ng4 15. Qxe7+ Kxe7 16. Bd2 Ne5 17. Be2 a5 18. Bc3 f6 19. f4 Nf7 20. O-O-O b6 21. g4 Be6 22. a3 Rad8 23. g5 Rxd1+ 24. Rxd1 Rg8 25. h4 h6 26. Rg1 hxg5 27. fxg5 fxg5 28. hxg5 Nd6 29. g6 Nf5 30. Kd2 Rh8 31. Be5 Rd8+ 32. Ke1 Nxe3 33. Bxg7 Nc2+ 34. Kf2 Nd4 35. Bh5 Rd5 36. Bd1 Rf5+ 37. Ke3 Rd5 38. Bh8 b5 39. b4 axb4 40. axb4 Nf5+ 41. Kf4 Nd6 42. Bg4 Bxg4 43. Kxg4 Ne8 44. Re1+ Kd7 45. bxc5 Rxc5 46. Be5 Rc2 47. Kf3 Rc6 48. Rg1 Nf6 49. g7 Ng8 50. Ke4 Rc8 51. Rf1 Re8 52. Rf7+ Ke6 53. Rf8 Kd7 54. Kd5 Rc8 55. Bd6 Re8 56. Rf7+ Kd8 57. Ra7 Re1 58. Ra8+ Kd7 59. Rxg8 Rd1+ 60. Kc5 Rg1 61. Ra8

Result: 1-0.

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Chess Game Information

Player White Maxime Vachier-Lagrave 2789
Player Black Levon Aronian 2764
Game Result 1-0
Chess Tournament GCT Rapid Paris 2018
Round 9.1
Game Date 2018-06-22
Event Date 2018.06.22
Game Opening A28 English four knights, Romanishin variation

Game PGN Notation

[Event "GCT Rapid Paris 2018"]
[Date "2018-06-22"]
[EventDate "2018.06.22"]
[Round "9.1"]
[Result "1-0"]
[White "Maxime Vachier-Lagrave"]
[Black "Levon Aronian"]
[ECO "A28"]
[WhiteElo "2789"]
[BlackElo "2764"]
1.c4 Nf6 2.Nc3 e5 3.Nf3 Nc6 4.e3 Bb4 5.Qc2 Bxc3 6.Qxc3 Qe7 7.Be2 d5 8.d4 exd4 9.Nxd4 Nxd4 10.Qxd4 c5 11.Qh4 dxc4 12.Bxc4 Be6 13.Bb5+ Bd7 14.Bd3 Ng4 15.Qxe7+ Kxe7 16.Bd2 Ne5 17.Be2 a5 18.Bc3 f6 19.f4 Nf7 20.O-O-O b6 21.g4 Be6 22.a3 Rad8 23.g5 Rxd1+ 24.Rxd1 Rg8 25.h4 h6 26.Rg1 hxg5 27.fxg5 fxg5 28.hxg5 Nd6 29.g6 Nf5 30.Kd2 Rh8 31.Be5 Rd8+ 32.Ke1 Nxe3 33.Bxg7 Nc2+ 34.Kf2 Nd4 35.Bh5 Rd5 36.Bd1 Rf5+ 37.Ke3 Rd5 38.Bh8 b5 39.b4 axb4 40.axb4 Nf5+ 41.Kf4 Nd6 42.Bg4 Bxg4 43.Kxg4 Ne8 44.Re1+ Kd7 45.bxc5 Rxc5 46.Be5 Rc2 47.Kf3 Rc6 48.Rg1 Nf6 49.g7 Ng8 50.Ke4 Rc8 51.Rf1 Re8 52.Rf7+ Ke6 53.Rf8 Kd7 54.Kd5 Rc8 55.Bd6 Re8 56.Rf7+ Kd8 57.Ra7 Re1 58.Ra8+ Kd7 59.Rxg8 Rd1+ 60.Kc5 Rg1 61.Ra8 1-0

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