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Correspondence Chess • Fabiano Caruana (2808) vs Magnus Carlsen (2832)

Fabiano Caruana (2808) plays Magnus Carlsen (2832) in a casual imported game of chess. Game is a draw after 43 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

C88 Ruy Lopez: Closed, Anti-Marshall 8. a4

Fabiano Caruana (2808)
0 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
4 Average centipawn loss
Magnus Carlsen (2832)
0 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
4 Average centipawn loss
[Event "Altibox Norway"] [Site "https://lichess.org/b16ZOhQt"] [Date "2017.06.07"] [Round "2.4"] [White "Fabiano Caruana (2808)"] [Black "Magnus Carlsen (2832)"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "C88"] [Opening "Ruy Lopez: Closed, Anti-Marshall 8. a4"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. e4 { [%eval 0.23] } 1... e5 { [%eval 0.24] } 2. Nf3 { [%eval 0.09] } 2... Nc6 { [%eval 0.2] } 3. Bb5 { [%eval 0.12] } 3... a6 { [%eval 0.12] } 4. Ba4 { [%eval 0.07] } 4... Nf6 { [%eval 0.15] } 5. O-O { [%eval 0.06] } 5... Be7 { [%eval 0.36] } 6. Re1 { [%eval 0.33] } 6... b5 { [%eval 0.4] } 7. Bb3 { [%eval 0.22] } 7... O-O { [%eval 0.38] } 8. a4 { [%eval 0.24] } { C88 Ruy Lopez: Closed, Anti-Marshall 8. a4 } 8... Bb7 { [%eval 0.23] } 9. d3 { [%eval 0.17] } 9... d5 { [%eval 0.28] } 10. exd5 { [%eval 0.35] } 10... Nxd5 { [%eval 0.5] } 11. Nbd2 { [%eval 0.18] } 11... f6 { [%eval 0.25] } 12. c3 { [%eval 0.13] } 12... Kh8 { [%eval 0.09] } 13. axb5 { [%eval 0.11] } 13... axb5 { [%eval 0.15] } 14. Rxa8 { [%eval 0.08] } 14... Bxa8 { [%eval 0.18] } 15. Ne4 { [%eval 0.25] } 15... b4 { [%eval 0.23] } 16. d4 { [%eval 0.31] } 16... bxc3 { [%eval 0.43] } 17. bxc3 { [%eval 0.2] } 17... exd4 { [%eval 0.21] } 18. Nxd4 { [%eval 0.1] } 18... Nxd4 { [%eval 0.2] } 19. cxd4 { [%eval 0.1] } 19... Bb4 { [%eval 0.08] } 20. Bd2 { [%eval 0.08] } 20... Bxd2 { [%eval 0.21] } 21. Qxd2 { [%eval 0.15] } 21... Re8 { [%eval 0.1] } 22. h3 { [%eval 0.08] } 22... Nb6 { [%eval 0.17] } 23. Nc5 { [%eval 0.08] } 23... Bd5 { [%eval 0.08] } 24. Bxd5 { [%eval 0.0] } 24... Nxd5 { [%eval 0.08] } 25. Ne6 { [%eval 0.0] } 25... Qd7 { [%eval 0.0] } 26. Nc5 { [%eval 0.0] } 26... Qf7 { [%eval 0.0] } 27. Re2 { [%eval 0.0] } 27... Rb8 { [%eval 0.0] } 28. Re1 { [%eval 0.0] } 28... Re8 { [%eval 0.0] } 29. Re4 { [%eval 0.0] } 29... Rxe4 { [%eval 0.0] } 30. Nxe4 { [%eval 0.0] } 30... h6 { [%eval 0.0] } 31. Nc3 { [%eval 0.0] } 31... Qe6 { [%eval 0.0] } 32. Nxd5 { [%eval 0.0] } 32... Qxd5 { [%eval 0.0] } 33. Qe3 { [%eval 0.0] } 33... Kg8 { [%eval 0.0] } 34. Qe8+ { [%eval 0.0] } 34... Kh7 { [%eval 0.0] } 35. Qe3 { [%eval 0.0] } 35... c6 { [%eval 0.0] } 36. h4 { [%eval 0.0] } 36... Kg6 { [%eval 0.0] } 37. Qe8+ { [%eval 0.0] } 37... Kh7 { [%eval 0.0] } 38. h5 { [%eval 0.0] } 38... Qxd4 { [%eval 0.0] } 39. Qg6+ { [%eval 0.0] } 39... Kg8 { [%eval 0.0] } 40. Qe8+ { [%eval 0.0] } 40... Kh7 { [%eval 0.0] } 41. Qg6+ { [%eval 0.0] } 41... Kg8 { [%eval 0.0] } 42. Qe8+ { [%eval 0.0] } 42... Kh7 { [%eval 0.0] } { The game is a draw. } 1/2-1/2