Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Magnus Carlsen vs Curt Hansen
Sigeman & Co (2004), Malmo SWE, rd 2, May-01
French Defense: Advance. Euwe Variation (C02)  ·  0-1



explore this opening
find similar games 1 more Carlsen/C Hansen game
sac: 19...Bc5 PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Some people don't like to know the result of the game in advance. This can be done by registering a free account then visiting your preferences page, then checking "Don't show game results".

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.


Kibitzer's Corner
May-18-04  Whitehat1963: Good game full of lengthy exchanges.
Feb-04-05  patzer2: Hansen's 33...Qg4+! initiates a deep pin and deflection combination.
May-12-05  laskerdog: With 41.Rxg7,young Magnus tried some hanky-panky, but Hansen didn't grab the bait.
Sep-18-12  vinidivici: is the sudden 19.Bxd7 bad?
Sep-18-12  Shams: <vini> I think 19.Bxd7 Nxg4! is tough to meet.
Premium Chessgames Member
  fredthebear: The queen check and fork of a loose piece is a game winner. She is devastating on an open board.
Sep-18-19  sfm: LOL, instead of resigning, Carlsen shows his sense of humor with the last move.

Everything is hopeless of course, like 41.Nb5,Qf1+ 42.Rf1,Qf3+ Black pics up everything on the queens wing, even the knight is doomed.

Difficult game.

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
  8. Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.

NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific game only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

<This page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
French Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 0-1Open center, plenty of action
from 1g-pawn/file demolition after FTB's ECO C Stan by fredthebear
from Pin and Deflection by patzer2
Timos' favorite games
by Timos
French Defense: Advance. Euwe Variation
from CARLSEN GAMES by gambitfan
French Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 0-1Open center, plenty of action
from Cut-ups in French Commercials 34bn by fredthebear
buckethead's favorite games
by buckethead
Carlsen before he was CARLSEN
from Having fun with the French by yiotta
French defence
by Angh
Game 37
from The French Advance Sam Collins by SafeNorSound

Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2023, Chessgames Services LLC