Maxime Vachier-Lagrave  vs.  Magnus Carlsen
(France, 2789 )    1/2 - 1/2    (Norway, 2843 )
Event: 6th Stavanger Norway, Norway Chess, 2018.06.07, Closed Defense, Ruy Lopez (C84)

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   The opening played in this game is Closed Defense, Ruy Lopez (ECO: C84), established by the moves 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O Be7. This opening was very rarely played by Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. The C84 opening was very rarely played by Magnus Carlsen with black, however it is the second most frequently played parent class opening when he was white (used in more than 13% of his games).

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This game has not reached the endgame (the
material valuation
at the last move is 72 with 30 pieces left on the board).

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