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Correspondence Chess • Levon Aronian (2793) vs Magnus Carlsen (2832)

Levon Aronian (2793) plays Magnus Carlsen (2832) in a casual imported game of chess. Magnus Carlsen (2832) resigned after 35 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

D45 Semi-Slav Defense: Accelerated Meran Variation

Levon Aronian (2793)
1 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
11 Average centipawn loss
Magnus Carlsen (2832)
2 Inaccuracies
1 Mistakes
1 Blunders
39 Average centipawn loss
[Event "Altibox Norway"] [Site "https://lichess.org/Eo9Gicgo"] [Date "2017.06.10"] [Round "4.2"] [White "Levon Aronian (2793)"] [Black "Magnus Carlsen (2832)"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "D45"] [Opening "Semi-Slav Defense: Accelerated Meran Variation"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. d4 { [%eval 0.18] } 1... d5 { [%eval 0.18] } 2. c4 { [%eval 0.19] } 2... c6 { [%eval 0.28] } 3. Nf3 { [%eval 0.27] } 3... Nf6 { [%eval 0.3] } 4. Nc3 { [%eval 0.17] } 4... e6 { [%eval 0.24] } 5. e3 { [%eval 0.23] } 5... a6 { [%eval 0.32] } { D45 Semi-Slav Defense: Accelerated Meran Variation } 6. b3 { [%eval 0.14] } 6... Bb4 { [%eval 0.33] } 7. Bd2 { [%eval 0.19] } 7... Nbd7 { [%eval 0.2] } 8. Bd3 { [%eval 0.31] } 8... O-O { [%eval 0.23] } 9. O-O { [%eval 0.21] } 9... Qe7 { [%eval 0.42] } 10. Bc2 { [%eval 0.31] } 10... Rd8 { [%eval 0.42] } 11. a3 { [%eval 0.0] } 11... Bxa3 { [%eval 0.15] } 12. Rxa3 { [%eval 0.0] } 12... Qxa3 { [%eval 0.0] } 13. c5 { [%eval 0.0] } 13... b6 { [%eval 0.0] } 14. b4 { [%eval 0.0] } 14... Ne4?! { (0.00 → 0.66) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qb2. } { [%eval 0.66] } (14... Qb2 15. Ne1 Ne4 16. Nxe4 dxe4 17. Bxe4 Rb8 18. cxb6 Nxb6 19. Nd3 Qa2 20. Ne5 Nc4 21. Bxh7+) 15. Nxe4 { [%eval 0.59] } 15... dxe4 { [%eval 0.64] } 16. Bxe4 { [%eval 0.75] } 16... Rb8 { [%eval 0.95] } 17. Bxh7+ { [%eval 0.63] } 17... Kxh7 { [%eval 0.89] } 18. Ng5+ { [%eval 0.41] } 18... Kg8 { [%eval 0.45] } 19. Qh5 { [%eval 0.41] } 19... Nf6 { [%eval 0.67] } 20. Qxf7+ { [%eval 0.57] } 20... Kh8 { [%eval 0.56] } 21. Qc7 { [%eval 0.48] } 21... Bd7 { [%eval 0.47] } 22. Nf7+ { [%eval 0.5] } 22... Kh7 { [%eval 0.75] } 23. Nxd8 { [%eval 0.75] } 23... Rc8 { [%eval 0.66] } 24. Qxb6 { [%eval 0.8] } 24... Nd5 { [%eval 0.58] } 25. Qa7 { [%eval 0.44] } 25... Rxd8 { [%eval 0.66] } 26. e4 { [%eval 0.49] } 26... Qd3?! { (0.49 → 1.10) Inaccuracy. Best move was Nf6. } { [%eval 1.1] } (26... Nf6) 27. exd5 { [%eval 1.02] } 27... Qxd2 { [%eval 1.05] } 28. Qc7 { [%eval 0.95] } 28... Qg5 { [%eval 1.16] } 29. dxc6?! { (1.16 → 0.26) Inaccuracy. Best move was d6. } { [%eval 0.26] } (29. d6 Qf6) 29... Bc8 { [%eval 0.36] } 30. h3 { [%eval 0.33] } 30... Qd5 { [%eval 0.6] } 31. Rd1 { [%eval 0.72] } 31... e5? { (0.72 → 1.80) Mistake. Best move was Rf8. } { [%eval 1.8] } (31... Rf8 32. f3 Kg8 33. Qd6 Qb3 34. Re1 Qxb4 35. Re4 Qd2 36. Rg4 Qh6 37. c7 a5 38. Qc6) 32. Rd3 { [%eval 1.81] } 32... exd4 { [%eval 1.78] } 33. Qe7 { [%eval 1.91] } 33... Bf5?? { (1.91 → 10.91) Blunder. Best move was Rg8. } { [%eval 10.91] } (33... Rg8) 34. Rg3 { [%eval 9.54] } 34... Bg6 { [%eval 8.82] } 35. Qh4+ { [%eval 9.1] } { Black resigns. } 1-0