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Correspondence Chess • Carlsen, Magnus (2853) vs Karjakin, Sergey (2772)

Carlsen, Magnus (2853) plays Karjakin, Sergey (2772) in a casual imported game of chess. Carlsen, Magnus (2853) resigned after 53 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

D05 Rubinstein Opening

Carlsen, Magnus (2853)
3Inaccuracies
2Mistakes
1Blunders
24Average centipawn loss
Karjakin, Sergey (2772)
1Inaccuracies
2Mistakes
0Blunders
11Average centipawn loss
[Event "WCh 2016"] [Site "https://lichess.org/COQChpzH"] [Date "2016.11.21"] [Round "8"] [White "Carlsen, Magnus (2853)"] [Black "Karjakin, Sergey (2772)"] [Result "0-1"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "D05"] [Opening "Rubinstein Opening"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. d4 { [%eval 0.2] } 1... Nf6 { [%eval 0.22] } 2. Nf3 { [%eval 0.26] } 2... d5 { [%eval 0.18] } 3. e3 { [%eval 0.1] } 3... e6 { [%eval 0.09] } 4. Bd3 { [%eval 0.06] } 4... c5 { [%eval 0.02] } 5. b3 { [%eval 0.0] } { D05 Rubinstein Opening } 5... Be7 { [%eval 0.0] } 6. O-O { [%eval 0.0] } 6... O-O { [%eval 0.03] } 7. Bb2 { [%eval 0.04] } 7... b6 { [%eval 0.11] } 8. dxc5 { [%eval 0.1] } 8... Bxc5 { [%eval -0.04] } 9. Nbd2 { [%eval 0.1] } 9... Bb7 { [%eval 0.17] } 10. Qe2 { [%eval 0.18] } 10... Nbd7 { [%eval 0.1] } 11. c4 { [%eval 0.08] } 11... dxc4 { [%eval 0.29] } 12. Nxc4 { [%eval 0.22] } 12... Qe7 { [%eval 0.25] } 13. a3 { [%eval 0.17] } 13... a5 { [%eval 0.12] } 14. Nd4 { [%eval 0.13] } 14... Rfd8 { [%eval 0.21] } 15. Rfd1 { [%eval 0.26] } 15... Rac8 { [%eval 0.23] } 16. Rac1 { [%eval 0.1] } 16... Nf8 { [%eval 0.11] } 17. Qe1 { [%eval 0.0] } 17... Ng6 { [%eval 0.0] } 18. Bf1 { [%eval 0.0] } 18... Ng4 { [%eval 0.0] } 19. Nb5?! { (0.00 → -0.57) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qe2. } { [%eval -0.57] } (19. Qe2) 19... Bc6?! { (-0.57 → 0.06) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qg5. } { [%eval 0.06] } (19... Qg5 20. h3 N4e5 21. Bxe5 Nxe5 22. Nxe5 Qxe5 23. b4 axb4 24. axb4 Bf8 25. Rxd8 Rxd8 26. Rc7) 20. a4 { [%eval 0.17] } 20... Bd5 { [%eval 0.05] } 21. Bd4 { [%eval -0.01] } 21... Bxc4 { [%eval 0.28] } 22. Rxc4 { [%eval 0.24] } 22... Bxd4 { [%eval 0.33] } 23. Rdxd4 { [%eval 0.15] } 23... Rxc4 { [%eval 0.09] } 24. bxc4 { [%eval -0.34] } 24... Nf6 { [%eval 0.0] } 25. Qd2 { [%eval 0.0] } 25... Rb8 { [%eval 0.0] } 26. g3 { [%eval 0.0] } 26... Ne5 { [%eval 0.0] } 27. Bg2 { [%eval 0.0] } 27... h6 { [%eval 0.0] } 28. f4 { [%eval 0.0] } 28... Ned7 { [%eval 0.0] } 29. Na7 { [%eval 0.0] } 29... Qa3 { [%eval 0.0] } 30. Nc6 { [%eval 0.0] } 30... Rf8 { [%eval 0.0] } 31. h3 { [%eval -0.34] } 31... Nc5 { [%eval -0.3] } 32. Kh2 { [%eval -0.37] } 32... Nxa4 { [%eval -0.27] } 33. Rd8 { [%eval -0.57] } 33... g6 { [%eval -0.1] } 34. Qd4 { [%eval -0.44] } 34... Kg7 { [%eval -0.47] } 35. c5? { (-0.47 → -2.08) Mistake. Best move was Ne5. } { [%eval -2.08] } (35. Ne5 Qc5) 35... Rxd8 { [%eval -2.14] } 36. Nxd8 { [%eval -2.22] } 36... Nxc5 { [%eval -2.2] } 37. Qd6 { [%eval -2.0] } 37... Qd3? { (-2.00 → -0.30) Mistake. Best move was Qa4. } { [%eval -0.3] } (37... Qa4) 38. Nxe6+ { [%eval -0.15] } 38... fxe6 { [%eval 0.0] } 39. Qe7+ { [%eval 0.0] } 39... Kg8 { [%eval 0.0] } 40. Qxf6 { [%eval 0.0] } 40... a4 { [%eval 0.0] } 41. e4 { [%eval 0.0] } 41... Qd7 { [%eval 0.0] } 42. Qxg6+ { [%eval 0.0] } 42... Qg7 { [%eval 0.0] } 43. Qe8+ { [%eval 0.0] } 43... Qf8 { [%eval 0.0] } 44. Qc6?! { (0.00 → -0.58) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qg6+. } { [%eval -0.58] } (44. Qg6+ Qg7 45. Qe8+ Qf8 46. Qg6+ Qg7) 44... Qd8 { [%eval -0.51] } 45. f5 { [%eval -0.3] } 45... a3 { [%eval -0.9] } 46. fxe6 { [%eval -0.46] } 46... Kg7? { (-0.46 → 0.58) Mistake. Best move was Kh7. } { [%eval 0.58] } (46... Kh7 47. e7 Qxe7 48. Qa8 Nd3 49. e5 Nxe5 50. Bd5 Kg7 51. Qg8+ Kf6 52. Qb8 b5 53. Qxb5) 47. e7?! { (0.58 → -0.07) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qb5. } { [%eval -0.07] } (47. Qb5 Qd6 48. Qb4 Qxe6 49. Qc3+ Kf7 50. Qxa3 Nxe4 51. Qa7+ Kg6 52. Bxe4+ Qxe4 53. Qxb6+ Kh7) 47... Qxe7 { [%eval -0.14] } 48. Qxb6 { [%eval -0.4] } 48... Nd3 { [%eval -0.41] } 49. Qa5 { [%eval -0.61] } 49... Qc5 { [%eval -0.61] } 50. Qa6 { [%eval -0.61] } 50... Ne5 { [%eval -0.43] } 51. Qe6? { (-0.43 → -2.75) Mistake. Best move was Qb7+. } { [%eval -2.75] } (51. Qb7+ Kg6 52. Qa6+ Kg7 53. Qb7+ Nf7 54. Qa6 h5 55. h4 Ne5 56. Qb7+ Kf6 57. Qa8 Ke7) 51... h5 { [%eval -2.48] } 52. h4?? { (-2.48 → -6.51) Blunder. Best move was Qb3. } { [%eval -6.51] } (52. Qb3) 52... a2 { [%eval -6.51] } { White resigns. } 0-1