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🏆 GCT Paris Rapid & Blitz (2021) Chess Event Description
The GCT Paris Rapid & Blitz was the second of five events of the $1,275,000 Grand Chess Tour 2021. It took place at the Mobilier National in Paris, France, from 18-22 June. Seven of the 10 tour regulars, So, Vachier-Lagrave, Firouzja, Aronian, Caruana, Radjabov and Rapport, were joined by event wild cards Nepomniachtchi, Svidler, Bacrot and Kramnik. The Rapid part was a 10-player round-robin and featured three rounds each day on the first three days, with a time control of 25 minutes for all moves, with a 1 ... [more]

Player: Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Svidler vs Vachier-Lagrave  1-0892021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzC11 French
2. Vachier-Lagrave vs Radjabov  1-0412021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
3. Caruana vs Vachier-Lagrave  ½-½502021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzD02 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Vachier-Lagrave vs Bacrot  0-1682021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
5. Rapport vs Vachier-Lagrave  ½-½622021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzD02 Queen's Pawn Game
6. Vachier-Lagrave vs Nepomniachtchi  1-0262021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzC02 French, Advance
7. Aronian vs Vachier-Lagrave  ½-½462021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzE60 King's Indian Defense
8. So vs Vachier-Lagrave  1-0272021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzD85 Grunfeld
9. Vachier-Lagrave vs Firouzja  1-0772021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzC70 Ruy Lopez
10. Vachier-Lagrave vs Kramnik  1-0982021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA37 English, Symmetrical
11. Firouzja vs Vachier-Lagrave  1-0362021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
12. Vachier-Lagrave vs So  0-1622021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA06 Reti Opening
13. Nepomniachtchi vs Vachier-Lagrave  ½-½542021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
14. Vachier-Lagrave vs Caruana  1-0502021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzC78 Ruy Lopez
15. Radjabov vs Vachier-Lagrave  ½-½432021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA04 Reti Opening
16. Vachier-Lagrave vs Rapport  ½-½592021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzC02 French, Advance
17. Vachier-Lagrave vs Svidler  0-1612021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA10 English
18. Aronian vs Vachier-Lagrave  0-1432021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
19. Kramnik vs Vachier-Lagrave  0-1362021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
20. Vachier-Lagrave vs Firouzja 1-0732021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzB22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. So vs Vachier-Lagrave  1-0612021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA33 English, Symmetrical
22. Vachier-Lagrave vs Nepomniachtchi  0-1702021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzC11 French
23. Caruana vs Vachier-Lagrave  ½-½562021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA04 Reti Opening
24. Vachier-Lagrave vs Radjabov  1-0382021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA10 English
25. Rapport vs Vachier-Lagrave  ½-½612021GCT Paris Rapid & BlitzA15 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Two GM draws were rejected, so 133 games.

Radjabov should have 1 GP perhaps if one has Bacrot/Kramnik together as no. 9 with 15.5 points. The official site has 17 pts for Caruana, I don't get it.

Jul-16-21  benderules: There is not a page about the GCT Croatia. Why?
Premium Chessgames Member
  Stonehenge: On the homepage, click on <more events>:

GCT Blitz Croatia (2021)

GCT Rapid Croatia (2021)

Jul-18-21  benderules: Thank you. Not easy to find.

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