Chess Siberia
Home page News Openings Best players/games Software Donate Video Philosophy Interviews Reviews Literature Music Cinema FIDE Answers Old newspapers Correspondence Chess Downloads Links Chess


Magnus Carlsen vs Sergey Karjakin, Game 6: World Chess Championship, New York 2016









Move
   

Karjakin, Sergey (2772) - Carlsen, Magnus (2853) [C88]
World Chess Championship/New York (6) 2016

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 The Spanish Game. a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O 8. h3 Bb7 9. d3 d5 Magnus sacrifices a pawn. 10. exd5 Nxd5 11. Nxe5 Nd4 12. Nc3 Nb4 13. Bf4 Nxb3 14. axb3 c5 A novelty. Other moves: 14...f6 and 14...Qd4. 15. Ne4 f6 Magnus Carlsen has sufficient compensation for the pawn: we see the powerful light-squared bishop. 15...f5 is interesting too, 16. Ng3 Bd6, with counterplay. 16. Nf3 f5 17. Neg5 Bxg5 18. Nxg5 h6 19. Ne6 Qd5 20. f3 Rfe8 21. Re5 Qd6 22. c3 Or 22. Re2 Qd7 23. Nc7 Rxe2 24. Qxe2 Rc8, with counterplay. Rxe6 23. Rxe6 Qxe6 24. cxb4 cxb4= 25. Rc1 Rc8 26. Rxc8+ Qxc8 27. Qe1 Qd7 The opposite-colored bishop endgame (with queens) is drawn. 28. Kh2 a5 29. Qe3 Bd5 30. Qb6 Bxb3 31. Qxa5 Qxd3 32. Qxb4 Be6 1/2-1/2


World Chess Championship 2016 match Magnus Carlsen vs Sergey Karjakin

Top

© 2000-2016 Boris Schipkov