Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Age 27


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#6 (active)
#1 (active)
2819 - 01 Aug 2016
2774 World #13 (active)
2839 World #5 (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, Maxime2793Borisek, Jure25761/2-1/ INT2018
2Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Sebenik, Matej25511/2-1/ INT2018
3Pavasovic, Dusko2540Vachier-Lagrave, INT2018
4Skuhala, Jernej2294Vachier-Lagrave, INT2018
5Grandelius, Nils2646Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27931/2-1/256A04Germany2018
6Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Olszewski, Michal25401-039C92Germany2018
7Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Melkumyan, INT2018
8Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Gupta, INT2018
9Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Ghosh, INT2018
10Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Carlsen, Magnus28341/2-1/ INT2018
11Volodin, Aleksandr2462Vachier-Lagrave, INT2018
12Holm, Kristian Stuvik2436Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27931/2-1/ INT2018
13Plat, Vojtech2569Vachier-Lagrave, INT2018
14Andreikin, Dmitry2712Vachier-Lagrave, INT2018
15Aronian, Levon2833Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28391-050A48Gibraltar2018
16Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2839Aronian, Levon28331/2-1/263C67Gibraltar2018
17Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2774Aronian, Levon27791/2-1/245A01Gibraltar2018
18Aronian, Levon2833Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28391/2-1/234A45Gibraltar2018
19Nakamura, Hikaru2853Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28391/2-1/265D85Gibraltar2018
20Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2839Nakamura, Hikaru28531-049C67Gibraltar2018
21Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2774Nakamura, Hikaru28231/2-1/224A06Gibraltar2018
22Nakamura, Hikaru2823Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27741/2-1/255D85Gibraltar2018
23Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Aronian, Levon27971/2-1/263C67Caleta2018
24Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Nakamura, Hikaru27811/2-1/224D37Caleta2018
25Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Rapport, Richard27001/2-1/230B10Gibraltar2018
26Dubov, Daniil2694Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27931/2-1/230A33Caleta ENG2018
27Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Moussard, Jules25711-065C42Gibraltar2018
28Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Sandipan, Chanda25791-045B06Gibraltar2018
29Gupta, Abhijeet2610Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27931/2-1/233D90Gibraltar2018
30Gledura, Benjamin2612Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27931/2-1/231A04Gibraltar2018
31Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Batsiashvili, Nino25041-028C76Gibraltar2018
32Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Goryachkina, Aleksandra24931-037A07Gibraltar2018
33Blomqvist, Erik2502Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27931/2-1/231A04Gibraltar2018
34Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Blohberger, Felix23671-046C11Gibraltar2018
35Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Olafsson, Helgi25081/2-1/ INT2018
36Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2793Thorfinnsson, INT2018
37Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn2565Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27931/2-1/ INT2018
38Thorfinnsson, Bjorn2400Vachier-Lagrave, INT2018
39Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2853Anand, Viswanathan27360-150C50Riyadh2017
40Savchenko, Boris2619Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28530-126B96Riyadh2017
41Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2853Aronian, Levon28630-1126A01Riyadh2017
42Petrosian, Tigran L2705Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28531-065A04Riyadh2017
43Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2853Artemiev, Vladislav27981-035B42Riyadh2017
44Carlsen, Magnus2986Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28531/2-1/234A04Riyadh2017
45Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2853Wang, Hao27371/2-1/228C67Riyadh2017
46Ding, Liren2837Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28531/2-1/215D70Riyadh2017
47Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2853Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27701/2-1/259C71Riyadh2017
48Yu, Yangyi2701Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28531/2-1/270B90Riyadh2017
49Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2853Svidler, Peter27971/2-1/239B46Riyadh2017
50Andriasian, Zaven2755Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28531/2-1/237B23Riyadh2017