In the 9th round of Kings Tournament in Bucharest, the leader Fabiano Caruana unexpectedly lost with the white pieces to Wang Hao. Caruana got a huge advantage versus the Petroff and then started losing only to miss out a draw in time trouble. Here are all the spills, chills, and thrills of the game including Wang Hao’s brave King march! Replay the game with Chess King.


Caruana,F (2779) – Wang Hao (2733)

Result: 0-1
Site: Bucharest ROU
Date: 2013.10.15
[…] 1.e4 e5 2.♘f3 ♘f6 3.♘xe5 d6 4.♘f3 ♘xe4 5.♘c3 ♘xc3 6.dxc3 ♗e7 7.♗e3 O-O 8.♕d2 b6 9.O-O-O ♗b7 10.♘d4 ♘c6 11.♘f5 ♗f6 12.♘g3 ♘e7 13.♘h5 ♘f5 14.♗f4 ♗e5 15.h4 g6 16.♗d3 gxh5 17.♗xf5 ♕f6 18.♗xe5 dxe5 19.♗d3 ♔g7 20.♕e2 e4 21.♗c4 ♕h6+ 22.♔b1 ♖ad8 23.a3 f5 24.♗b3 ♔g6 25.♖h3 f4 26.♖xd8 ♖xd8 27.g4 c5 28.♖h1 f3 29.♕c4 ♗d5 30.♕a4 ♗xb3 31.cxb3 ♕f4 32.♖e1 hxg4 33.♖xe4 ♕f5 34.♔a2 ♔h5 35.♖e1 h6 36.♕xa7 g3 37.fxg3 f2 38.♖f1 ♔g4 39.♕g7+ ♔f3 40.g4 ♕f4 41.♕b7+ ♔e2 42.♖b1 ♖d3 43.♕g2 ♖d1 44.♖xd1 ♔xd1 45.♕f1+ ♔d2 46.g5 hxg5 47.hxg5 ♕g3 48.♕b5 ♕d3