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Correspondence Chess • Veselin Topalov (?) vs Magnus Carlsen (?)

Veselin Topalov (?) plays Magnus Carlsen (?) in a casual imported game of chess. Game is a draw after 30 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

D37 Queen's Gambit Declined: Barmen Variation

Veselin Topalov (?)
0 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
6 Average centipawn loss
Magnus Carlsen (?)
0 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
5 Average centipawn loss
[Event "Norway Chess"] [Site "https://lichess.org/jR0NetbA"] [Date "2016.04.20"] [Round "2"] [White "Veselin Topalov (?)"] [Black "Magnus Carlsen (?)"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "D37"] [Opening "Queen's Gambit Declined: Barmen Variation"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. d4 { [%eval 0.17] } 1... Nf6 { [%eval 0.22] } 2. c4 { [%eval 0.26] } 2... e6 { [%eval 0.26] } 3. Nf3 { [%eval 0.2] } 3... d5 { [%eval 0.25] } 4. Nc3 { [%eval 0.2] } 4... Nbd7 { [%eval 0.33] } { D37 Queen's Gambit Declined: Barmen Variation } 5. Qc2 { [%eval 0.13] } 5... c6 { [%eval 0.28] } 6. cxd5 { [%eval 0.14] } 6... exd5 { [%eval 0.19] } 7. Bf4 { [%eval 0.14] } 7... Nh5 { [%eval 0.06] } 8. g3 { [%eval -0.21] } 8... Nxf4 { [%eval -0.11] } 9. gxf4 { [%eval -0.24] } 9... Nb6 { [%eval -0.16] } 10. e3 { [%eval -0.24] } 10... g6 { [%eval -0.22] } 11. h4 { [%eval -0.16] } 11... Bb4 { [%eval 0.04] } 12. Bd3 { [%eval 0.0] } 12... Bg4 { [%eval 0.14] } 13. Ne5 { [%eval 0.08] } 13... Bh5 { [%eval 0.0] } 14. Be2 { [%eval 0.0] } 14... Bxe2 { [%eval 0.0] } 15. Kxe2 { [%eval 0.0] } 15... f6 { [%eval 0.0] } 16. Nd3 { [%eval 0.07] } 16... Bxc3 { [%eval 0.15] } 17. Qxc3 { [%eval 0.0] } 17... Qe7 { [%eval 0.23] } 18. Qc5 { [%eval 0.26] } 18... Nc4 { [%eval 0.31] } 19. Qxe7+ { [%eval 0.02] } 19... Kxe7 { [%eval 0.07] } 20. h5 { [%eval 0.08] } 20... Rag8 { [%eval 0.12] } 21. hxg6 { [%eval 0.02] } 21... hxg6 { [%eval 0.18] } 22. a4 { [%eval 0.08] } 22... a5 { [%eval 0.08] } 23. b3 { [%eval 0.06] } 23... Nd6 { [%eval 0.0] } 24. Rag1 { [%eval 0.08] } 24... Kf7 { [%eval 0.08] } 25. Rc1 { [%eval 0.0] } 25... Rh5 { [%eval 0.0] } 26. Rhg1 { [%eval 0.0] } 26... Rh2 { [%eval 0.0] } 27. Rh1 { [%eval 0.0] } 27... Rh5 { [%eval 0.0] } 28. Rhg1 { [%eval 0.0] } 28... Rh2 { [%eval 0.0] } 29. Rh1 { [%eval 0.0] } 29... Rh5 { [%eval 0.0] } { The game is a draw. } 1/2-1/2