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Correspondence Chess • Magnus Carlsen (?) vs Anish Giri (?)

Magnus Carlsen (?) plays Anish Giri (?) in a casual imported game of chess. Game is a draw after 48 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

C77 Ruy Lopez: Morphy Defense, Anderssen Variation

Magnus Carlsen (?)
0 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
4 Average centipawn loss
Anish Giri (?)
1 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
4 Average centipawn loss
[Event "Norway Chess"] [Site "https://lichess.org/cqpV5rR1"] [Date "2016.04.23"] [Round "5"] [White "Magnus Carlsen (?)"] [Black "Anish Giri (?)"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "C77"] [Opening "Ruy Lopez: Morphy Defense, Anderssen Variation"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. e4 { [%eval 0.16] } 1... e5 { [%eval 0.1] } 2. Nf3 { [%eval 0.15] } 2... Nc6 { [%eval 0.34] } 3. Bb5 { [%eval 0.15] } 3... a6 { [%eval 0.24] } 4. Ba4 { [%eval 0.25] } 4... Nf6 { [%eval 0.16] } 5. d3 { [%eval 0.09] } { C77 Ruy Lopez: Morphy Defense, Anderssen Variation } 5... b5 { [%eval 0.28] } 6. Bb3 { [%eval 0.27] } 6... Bc5 { [%eval 0.1] } 7. Nc3 { [%eval 0.16] } 7... d6 { [%eval 0.21] } 8. Nd5 { [%eval 0.18] } 8... h6 { [%eval 0.14] } 9. c3 { [%eval 0.15] } 9... O-O { [%eval 0.15] } 10. O-O { [%eval 0.07] } 10... Rb8 { [%eval 0.08] } 11. Re1 { [%eval 0.08] } 11... Ba7 { [%eval 0.11] } 12. Be3 { [%eval 0.08] } 12... Bxe3 { [%eval 0.04] } 13. Rxe3 { [%eval 0.07] } 13... Na5 { [%eval 0.11] } 14. Bc2 { [%eval -0.08] } 14... c5 { [%eval -0.02] } 15. b4 { [%eval -0.05] } 15... cxb4 { [%eval -0.07] } 16. Nxb4 { [%eval -0.1] } 16... Qc7 { [%eval -0.19] } 17. Qd2 { [%eval -0.2] } 17... Nc6 { [%eval -0.13] } 18. Nxc6 { [%eval -0.11] } 18... Qxc6 { [%eval -0.14] } 19. h3 { [%eval -0.23] } 19... Be6 { [%eval -0.22] } 20. d4 { [%eval -0.16] } 20... Qc7 { [%eval -0.23] } 21. Bb3 { [%eval -0.18] } 21... Rfe8 { [%eval -0.15] } 22. Bxe6 { [%eval -0.35] } 22... Rxe6 { [%eval -0.28] } 23. a4 { [%eval -0.12] } 23... exd4 { [%eval -0.08] } 24. Qxd4 { [%eval -0.08] } 24... bxa4 { [%eval -0.03] } 25. Qxa4 { [%eval 0.0] } 25... Rbe8 { [%eval 0.0] } 26. Qxa6 { [%eval 0.0] } 26... Rxe4 { [%eval 0.0] } 27. Rxe4 { [%eval 0.0] } 27... Rxe4 { [%eval 0.0] } 28. Qd3 { [%eval -0.02] } 28... Re8 { [%eval 0.0] } 29. Nd4 { [%eval -0.01] } 29... d5 { [%eval -0.01] } 30. Nf5 { [%eval 0.0] } 30... Qf4 { [%eval 0.03] } 31. g3 { [%eval 0.02] } 31... Qe4 { [%eval 0.06] } 32. Rd1 { [%eval 0.06] } 32... Qxd3 { [%eval 0.16] } 33. Rxd3 { [%eval 0.15] } 33... Kf8 { [%eval 0.15] } 34. f3 { [%eval 0.17] } 34... Ra8 { [%eval 0.17] } 35. g4 { [%eval 0.16] } 35... Ra3 { [%eval 0.39] } 36. Kf2 { [%eval 0.29] } 36... h5 { [%eval 0.29] } 37. Ke3 { [%eval 0.08] } 37... g6 { [%eval 0.08] } 38. Nd4 { [%eval 0.08] } 38... hxg4 { [%eval 0.08] } 39. hxg4 { [%eval 0.08] } 39... Nd7?! { (0.08 → 0.63) Inaccuracy. Best move was Ke7. } { [%eval 0.63] } (39... Ke7 40. g5 Ne8 41. Nb5 Rb3 42. Rxd5 Nc7 43. Nxc7 Rxc3+ 44. Kf4 Rxc7 45. Ra5 Kd6 46. Kg4) 40. Nb5 { [%eval 0.31] } 40... Rb3 { [%eval 0.33] } 41. Rxd5 { [%eval 0.33] } 41... Nb6 { [%eval 0.36] } 42. Rc5 { [%eval 0.06] } 42... Na4 { [%eval 0.07] } 43. Rc8+ { [%eval 0.05] } 43... Kg7 { [%eval 0.06] } 44. Rc4 { [%eval 0.06] } 44... Nb6 { [%eval 0.05] } 45. Rc5 { [%eval 0.06] } 45... Na4 { [%eval 0.08] } 46. Rc4 { [%eval 0.06] } 46... Nb6 { [%eval 0.06] } 47. Rc5 { [%eval 0.07] } 47... Na4 { [%eval 0.08] } 48. Rc4 { [%eval 0.0] } { The game is a draw. } 1/2-1/2