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