Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

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Fide Id623539
DSB Id10258431
TitleGrand Master
FederationFrance fed
FIDE Elo2789 
Highest 2819 (August 2016)
Live Rating2784 
URS Rating2773 
Born 20.Oct.1990 (in Nogent-sur-Marne)
ClubOSG Baden-Baden
 Ranking: World #6, Europe #4, France #1
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Chess games of Maxime Vachier-Lagrave:    PGN Database (MaximeVachier-Lagrave.pgn)  [2283 games]

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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (21%): B31 B30 B90 B44 B24 B91Sicilian defence (38%): B53 B33 B33 B50 B92 B47
Ruy Lopez (20%): C80 C71 C96 C67 C77 C67Reti (17%): A04 A05 A06 A09 A04 A09
French defence (7%): C15 C15 C03 C05 C19 C01Gruenfeld defence (13%): D83 D80 D97 D85 D97 D83
Reti (7%): A04 A06 A08 A06 A07 A04English (6%): A38 A13 A18 A10 A13 A22
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B14 B12 B12 B12 B12 B10King's Indian (6%): E99 E60 A49 E74 A48 A48
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.21%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   77.77%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.573 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line:   61.09(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  88.07 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave currently plays in: LOCATION: Pristina, cinfo: UNK
GCT Blitz YourNextMove Unknown
since 2018.06.15
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
LONDON Chess CLASSIC PLAY-OFFS London, England2015.12.132800
1st Bundesliga Rounds 3 - 4 Hamburg, Germany2015.12.112470
LONDON Chess CLASSIC London, England2015.12.042780
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
1st Bundesliga Rounds 1 - 2 Hamburg, Germany2015.09.182470
FIDE World Cup Rapid TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Blitz TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
Sinquefield Cup Saint Louis, USA2015.08.232780
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