Rauf Mamedov resigns against Magnus Carlsen on the 2nd move
Posted on October 12, 2022
Just weeks after Magnus Carlsen shocked the chess world after resigning against Hans Niemann on the move 2 during the Julius Baer Generation Cup, the Azerbaijani grandmaster Rauf Mamedov
had the same reaction yesterday during the Late Titled Tuesday played on chess.com. Rauf Mamedov resigned his Round 10 game against Magnus Carlsen on the second move and did not play the last 11th round of the tournament. Mamedov had white pieces and started with 1.e4, when Carlsen answered with Borg Defense – 1…g5. Rauf decided to resign.
Mamedov, Rauf (2646) vs. Carlsen, Magnus (2856)
0-1 Titled Tuesday Blitz October 11 Late 2022 Chess.com 11 Oct 2022 Round: 10
1 e4 g5 0-1