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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)
3 Inaccuracies
2 Mistakes
1 Blunders
24 Average centipawn loss
Karjakin, Sergey (2772)
1 Inaccuracies
2 Mistakes
0 Blunders
11 Average 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