GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

Player

Profile
Title: 
GM
Rating: 
2796
Age: 
26
Country: 
France
Chess Highlights
2015 World Blitz Silver Medalist

Often referred to as MVL, he came to prominence in 2009 after winning the title of World Junior Chess Champion. He is currently the No. 1 ranked player in France as well as a three-time French champion (2007, 2011, Shared in 2012). He is also a four-time winner of the Biel Grandmaster Tournament (2009, 2013, 2014, 2015).