Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Age 30


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#5 (active)
#1 (active)
2819 - 01 Aug 2016
2860 World #2 (active)
2822 World #3 (active)
21 Oct 1990
Nogent-sur-Marne, France

Grandmaster in 2005, aged 14 years 4 months.

French U8 Champion 1997 (aged 6), French U10 Champion 1999 (aged 8), French U12 Champion 2000 (aged 9); French U16 Champion 2002 (aged 11), World Junior Champion 2009.

Champion of Paris 2007 & 2008, Champion of France 2007, 2011 and co-champion in 2012; European Blitz Champion 2010 & 2012.

World Cup 2009, 2011, 2013 & 2015.

Represented France at the Olympiads of 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012 & 2014 and at the European Team Championships of 2007, 2011, 2013 (winning team silver) & 2015 (individual silver board one). Won team gold with the NAO Chess Club team at the French U16 Team Championships in 2004-2005 & 2005-2006 and with the NAO Chess Club in the senior league, also in 2005-2006. Won team gold with the Clichy Club in 2012 and 2013 in the French Top 12 League.

Vachier-Lagrave's best tournament results include winning Gyorgy Marx VI 2008, Biel 2009, 2013, 2014 & 2015, Unive 2010, SPICE Cup 2012, and equal first at Biel 2010, at the Al Ain Classic 2012, at Gibraltar 2013 & 2016 and at the London Chess Classic 2015.

His highest official rating to date is 2819 in August 2016.

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#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Anton Guijarro, David26791/2-1/280C89Wijk aan Zee2021
2Esipenko, Andrey2677Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/233B53Wijk aan Zee2021
3Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Firouzja, Alireza27491/2-1/235B12Wijk aan Zee2021
4Harikrishna, Pentala2732Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/264B90Wijk aan Zee2021
5Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Dubov, INT2021
6Dubov, Daniil2702Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
7Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Dubov, Daniil27021/2-1/ INT2021
8Dubov, Daniil2702Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
9Dubov, Daniil2702Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
10Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Dubov, INT2021
11Dubov, Daniil2702Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
12Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Dubov, INT2021
13Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
14Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
15Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2021
16Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
17Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2020
18Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2020
19Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, INT2020
20So, Wesley2770Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2020
21So, Wesley2770Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
22Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784So, INT2020
23Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784So, Wesley27701/2-1/ INT2020
24So, Wesley2770Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2020
25Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784So, Wesley27701/2-1/ INT2020
26So, Wesley2770Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
27So, Wesley2770Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
28Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784So, Wesley27701/2-1/ INT2020
29So, Wesley2770Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
30Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784So, Wesley27701/2-1/ INT2020
31Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
32Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
33Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
34Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
35Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
36Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, Magnus28621/2-1/ INT2020
37Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
38Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
39Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2020
40Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
41Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
42Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
43Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
44Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2020
45Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
46Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2020
47Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, Magnus28621/2-1/ INT2020
48Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2020
49Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2020
50Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2020