In this post we’ll be looking at the line Magnus Carlsen used to defeat Radek Wojtaszek in the 2018 Shamkir supertournament. This is a new line and it gained popularity after this game, being played by other elite players such as Nakamura, Li Chao and Fedoseev.
In the next game we’ll look at Nakamura’s attempt against Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. MVL tried a different approach with the move 5. … g6.