Magnus Carlsen with a rating of 2834 is the top seed at the World Rapid 2022 that has just begun at Almaty, Kazakhstan. Generally, first round can prove to quite dangerous for the top seeds as they are still quite rusty. Especially if you are facing a dangerous opponent like Samvel Ter Sahakyan. The Armenian might have a rating of 2531 in rapid but in classical chess he is rated well above 2650. Ter-Sahakyan is also known for his opening knowledge and attacking play. He opened the game with 1.e4 and Carlsen responded with the French. What happened next? Check out the game to find out.
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