Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Age 30


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#9 (active)
#1 (active)
2819 - 01 Aug 2016
2773 World #7 (active)
2838 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, Maxime2751Dominguez Perez, Leinier27581/2-1/ INT2021
2Duda, Jan-Krzysztof2738Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
3Hansen, Eric2606Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
4Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Naroditsky, INT2021
5Firouzja, Alireza2759Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
6Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Le, Quang INT2021
7Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi2726Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27511/2-1/ INT2021
8Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751So, Wesley27721/2-1/ INT2021
9Carlsen, Magnus2847Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
10Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Van Foreest, INT2021
11Aronian, Levon2782Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
12Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Liang, INT2021
13Giri, Anish2776Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27511/2-1/ INT2021
14Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Artemiev, INT2021
15Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2782Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27511/2-1/ INT2021
16Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2782Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27511/2-1/225D85Saint Louis2021
17Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751So, Wesley27721/2-1/250C67Saint Louis2021
18Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Xiong, Jeffery27101-029C67Saint Louis2021
19Caruana, Fabiano2806Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27511/2-1/246B90Saint Louis2021
20Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Swiercz, Dariusz26551-047C53Saint Louis2021
21Dominguez Perez, Leinier2758Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27511-033B90Saint Louis2021
22Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Shankland, Samuel L27091-047C53Saint Louis2021
23Rapport, Richard2763Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27511/2-1/236A04Saint Louis2021
24Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2751Svidler, Peter27141-031D70Saint Louis2021
25Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2831Karjakin, Sergey27090-131A45Sochi2021
26Karjakin, Sergey2709Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28311/2-1/291A05Sochi2021
27Karjakin, Sergey2709Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28311/2-1/238A05Sochi2021
28Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2831Karjakin, Sergey27091/2-1/239C67Sochi2021
29Karjakin, Sergey2757Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27491/2-1/224D85Sochi2021
30Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2749Karjakin, Sergey27571/2-1/235C67Sochi2021
31Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2749Praggnanandhaa R26081-033B40Sochi2021
32Praggnanandhaa R2608Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27491/2-1/229D94Sochi2021
33Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2749Paravyan, David26251-031B23Sochi2021
34Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2794Paravyan, David25621/2-1/245A29Sochi2021
35Paravyan, David2562Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27941/2-1/277B90Sochi2021
36Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2831Paravyan, David26341/2-1/233B30Sochi2021
37Paravyan, David2634Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28311/2-1/263C67Sochi2021
38Paravyan, David2634Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28311-034B67Sochi2021
39Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2831Paravyan, David26341-045B33Sochi2021
40Paravyan, David2625Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27491/2-1/232B90Sochi2021
41Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2749Paravyan, David26251/2-1/223B34Sochi2021
42Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2749Moradiabadi, Elshan25531-023B40Sochi2021
43Moradiabadi, Elshan2553Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27491/2-1/269B67Sochi2021
44Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2794Korobov, Anton26681-052A45Zagreb2021
45Kasparov, Garry2801Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27940-143A04Zagreb2021
46Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2794Duda, Jan Krzysztof27991-075B10Zagreb2021
47Grischuk, Alexander2765Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27941/2-1/241A04Zagreb2021
48Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2794Van Foreest, Jorden26221/2-1/258A10Zagreb2021
49Nepomniachtchi, Ian2807Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27941/2-1/299A30Zagreb2021
50Anand, Viswanathan2785Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27941/2-1/289B90Zagreb2021