Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Age 30


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#15 (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, Maxime2758Giri, Anish27761/2-1/ INT2021
2Giri, Anish2776Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27581/2-1/ INT2021
3Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Giri, INT2021
4Giri, Anish2776Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
5Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Giri, Anish27761/2-1/ INT2021
6Van Foreest, Jorden2701Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27581/2-1/ INT2021
7Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Nakamura, Hikaru27361/2-1/ INT2021
8Dubov, Daniil2710Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27581/2-1/ INT2021
9Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
10So, Wesley2770Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27581/2-1/ INT2021
11Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Pichot, INT2021
12Radjabov, Teimour2765Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
13Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Karjakin, Sergey27571/2-1/ INT2021
14Nepomniachtchi, Ian2789Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
15Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Mamedyarov, INT2021
16Grandelius, Nils2670Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27581/2-1/ INT2021
17Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Anton Guijarro, INT2021
18Carlsen, Magnus2847Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
19Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Firouzja, Alireza27591/2-1/ INT2021
20Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Radjabov, INT2021
21Radjabov, Teimour2765Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
22Radjabov, Teimour2765Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
23Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Radjabov, INT2021
24Radjabov, Teimour2765Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
25Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Radjabov, Teimour27651/2-1/ INT2021
26Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
27Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2021
28Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
29Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
30Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, INT2021
31Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2021
32Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, Magnus28621/2-1/ INT2021
33Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
34Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Carlsen, Magnus28621/2-1/ INT2021
35Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
36Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
37Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
38Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
39Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
40Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2021
41Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
42Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
43Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
44Carlsen, Magnus2862Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2021
45Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Ding, INT2021
46Radjabov, Teimour2765Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2021
47Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi27261/2-1/ INT2021
48Nakamura, Hikaru2736Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2021
49Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Nepomniachtchi, Ian27891/2-1/ INT2021
50Giri, Anish2764Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021