Bether Than The Original || Harmon vs Borgov - Final Game || Netflix's Queen's Gambit

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Elizabeth Harmon vs Vasily Borgov
Netflix Series - The Queen's Gambit
Queen's Gambit Accepted, 3.e4 (D20)
1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. e4 Nc6 4. Be3 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. d5 Ne7 7. Bxc4 Ng6 8. f3 Bd6 9. Qd2 Bd7 10. Nge2 a6 11. Bb3 b5 12. a4 O-O 13. O-O Qe7 14. Rac1 Nh5 15. g3 h6 16. Bc2 Rab8 17. axb5 axb5 18. Ra1 Ra8 19. Bd3 Bb4 20. Rxa8 Rxa8 21. Qc2 Bc5 22. Nd1 Bd6 23. Nf2 Nhf4 24. Rc1 Qg5 25. Kh1 Qh5 26. Ng1 Nxd3 27. Nxd3 f5 28. Nc5 Bc8 29. Rf1 Ne7 30. Qd3 fxe4 31. fxe4 Qg6 32. Kg2 Kh7 33. Nf3 Ng8 34. Nh4 Qg4 35. Nf5 Nf6 36. h3 Qg6 37. Ne6 Ra4 38. b3 Rxe4 39. Nxd6 Bxe6 40. dxe6 cxd6 41. e7 d5 42. Bc5 Qe8 43. Qf3 Qc6 44. b4 Qe8 45. Qf5+ Kh8 46. Qxf6 gxf6 47. Rxf6 Qh5 48. Rf8+ Kg7 49. e8=Q Re2+ 50. Kf1 Qxh3+ 51. Kxe2 Qg2+ 52. Rf2 Qe4+ 53. Kd2
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  1. agadmator's Chess Channel
    agadmator's Chess Channel
    2 أشهر قبل

    In the actual show, the first few moves have been changed and are not the same as in this video, but it is irrelevant to the game and the conclusion so I did not include this. Hope you enjoy the game :)

    1. j c
      j c
      9 ساعات قبل

      thnks for this analysis. now i appreciated more queens gambit series because i understand now what really transpired on the final match. Good job agadmator

    2. 88PianoKeys
      8 أيام قبل

      Hi agadmator and chess fans, I am just writting to let all fans from the show The Queen's Gambit know that I did a video performing the music from the show. It was so cool to combine my 2 favorite hobbies, so I hope you guys enjoy it as well!

    3. Max Markin
      Max Markin
      أشهر قبل

      Kasparov confirmation:

    4. Superx Apple
      Superx Apple
      أشهر قبل

    5. Steven Csenteri
      Steven Csenteri
      أشهر قبل

      please do review of the show showing whats real whats not etc

  2. Max Max
    Max Max
    2 ساعات قبل

    Amazing game 👍🏻

  3. Trevor Klotzbach
    Trevor Klotzbach
    7 ساعات قبل


  4. Aleksandar Babic
    Aleksandar Babic
    11 ساعات قبل

    Ammmm... Botvinik - Tal?

  5. Xu James
    Xu James
    11 ساعات قبل

    More queen gambit pls

  6. Nagisa Yorumi
    Nagisa Yorumi
    16 ساعات قبل

    "Bether than the original", nice touch!

  7. Snowball
    أيام قبل

    This is by far the best chess video i've ever watched! Hands down

  8. Wan Liew
    Wan Liew
    أيام قبل

    The dramatic burglar allegedly hammer because dirt curiously milk apropos a workable mercury. short, blue kitten

  9. Diego Senge
    Diego Senge
    أيام قبل

    I hope nobody watches this series and tries to offer a draw when they just blundered.

  10. Erik Solem
    Erik Solem
    أيام قبل

    15:20 Why can't the black queen take the knight on g6 ? This would leave black up in material and decline the draw

  11. Moisés Mena
    Moisés Mena
    أيام قبل

    I love this channel, I'm gonna buy a chess set tomorrow I haven't played chess in years

  12. Jurnee Ashanti
    Jurnee Ashanti
    أيام قبل

    I loved how Shaibel knew she was gifted and sought out the guy to share her brilliance. He was a quiet spirit but had a powerful presence.

  13. Erni Ernolds
    Erni Ernolds
    أيام قبل

    15:44 Kf8 and fork...

  14. Niranga Sithara
    Niranga Sithara
    2 أيام قبل

    I am a total noob. But pawn to H5 followed by Queen to G6 will also be winning.right. or can somebody point out if I am missing something ?

  15. Chilly Flake
    Chilly Flake
    2 أيام قبل

    I'm pretty sure no "world champipn" will accept queen's gambit

  16. Mike D
    Mike D
    2 أيام قبل

    When it comes to watching chess matches learning chess info on chess or anything about Chess Agadmator is the goat and the boat Because of him 5 years ago he made me fall in love with chess all over again and now I'm obsessed with chess play every single day all day long when I'm not working or whatever The Queen's gambit was fucking awesome I hope they do another season of her facing bobby fischer as last episode

  17. aga1nst
    2 أيام قبل

    It's interesting when agadmator says at 12:35 that rook to a4 is the absolute best move now that both magnus and hikaru said that this was a crazy move and that borgov should be ashamed by it. They make it look as it was obvious, but for the mere mortals it's not really that obvious.

  18. Agwanti
    2 أيام قبل

    I LOVE YOUR HUMOR MAN! and the touch of mystic thought about harmon & ivanchuk

  19. LazyLemoons
    2 أيام قبل

    Hmmm they play very defensively I would have just sacrifice bishop for a queen

  20. Noemi Bedic
    Noemi Bedic
    3 أيام قبل

    20:45 Qe6 was actually stronger

  21. James Daly
    James Daly
    3 أيام قبل

    The shows good, it adds a classy side to chess. I normally play while pooping

  22. Hikmat Mohammadi
    Hikmat Mohammadi
    3 أيام قبل

    Agadmator: but I won’t say much so I don’t spoil it Continues to spoil everything 😂😂

  23. Davit Mtchedlishvili
    Davit Mtchedlishvili
    3 أيام قبل

    Before resigning what if he played black queen to g6 or h7 (I know whites are in a better position but.. wasn’t there any chance?) not good at chess sorry :dd

  24. Joschka Müller
    Joschka Müller
    3 أيام قبل

    Thank you

  25. Yinka B
    Yinka B
    3 أيام قبل

    Thanks for this video- I never played chess beyond high school and the seed of your analysis was great - not too fast. Quick question - have adjournments ever been allowed because as you say whether by chess machine or by human assistants - post adjournment you could never be sure that the outcome was the result of the only the player's mind. Finally - sad in the series they chose to lie about the real life female Chess champion -(Georgian - former USSR) Nona Gaprindashvili - 'never having faced men'. Totally unnecessary :( If there was a fabrication to be had, better it be that Nona fictionally weighing up the merits of assisting/supporting - in the Cold War era- the American Liz Harmon at the risk of being unpatriotic or indeed Nona herself fictionally forfeiting her own right to be best in the world as a female. That 'fiction' I could have lived with....

  26. Jason Voorhes
    Jason Voorhes
    4 أيام قبل

    Okay who is really behind this Beth's Character ?? Or just everything is a part of a fictional character I saw the whole fk*** series bcz of Morphy's ❤️ name included their

    1. Simanta Goswami
      Simanta Goswami
      أيام قبل

      She is fictional but you can say highly inspired by Bobby Fischer. There are many similarities even the final match opening move d4 in Russia.

  27. YawningYellow
    4 أيام قبل

    what's "bether"

  28. Peter Kottke
    Peter Kottke
    4 أيام قبل

    Magnus Carlsen has a video also on ARdrink now where he discusses this game. I don't want to spoil it since it like this review of the game is very entertaining but he has a different view of the state of the game.

  29. Adele Dazeem
    Adele Dazeem
    5 أيام قبل

    I have come to the conclusion that I am too dumb for chess. Especially after watching Queens Gambit

  30. BlessingTree8
    5 أيام قبل

    Came here frkm Magnus’ video because I need agads understandable analysis

  31. nrg kickz
    nrg kickz
    5 أيام قبل

    The bright cabbage macropharmacologically imagine because vegetable perioperaively precede down a second quiet. boring, accurate tent

  32. Alex
    6 أيام قبل

    18:26 How about 1f Rook to 5f targeting 5e

    6 أيام قبل

    A VERY GOODDAY EVERYONE, GET WELL SOON, Keep 'the Royal Game' high, even outside the chessboard. Fund Water Resources in Person where needed. Or jointly if decisive . LUV YOU !

  34. Fernando yépez silva
    Fernando yépez silva
    6 أيام قبل

    WALTER TEVIS, the writer of The Queen's Gambit died at 56 years old of LUNG CANCER, because of he smoked. The genius world champion and six times soviet champion MIKHAIL TAL died at 56s too , of kidney disease,but tobacco and alcohol contributed a lot. Tobacco kills 8 millions of people each year.

  35. black night
    black night
    6 أيام قبل

    How about Harmon vs Fischer?

  36. Curatica C
    Curatica C
    6 أيام قبل

    Don't know about the chess, but they made the movie character look scary, like a ghost, and real the Barbie-looking actress looks pretty ghost-like, too.

  37. Jelle Fontani
    Jelle Fontani
    6 أيام قبل

    12:55 why not capture d6 and then knight f8

  38. Alexander3720
    6 أيام قبل

    Game 6 ovation, of course mr spassky

  39. Asimobi Emmanuel
    Asimobi Emmanuel
    7 أيام قبل

    12:06 It is as of this position that we have a completely new game

  40. saheb Banerjee
    saheb Banerjee
    7 أيام قبل

    He should have exchanged queen. At least that would give some more fight to beth. Black had some powns as well.

  41. Pawel Maczewski
    Pawel Maczewski
    7 أيام قبل

    At 15:19 you mention a draw by repetition with the Knights. However the checking Knight can be captured by the black Queen (d3 x g6), doesn't it resolve the repetition somehow?

  42. Sebastian Rudas
    Sebastian Rudas
    7 أيام قبل

    Does anyone know the answer to the bonus question of the knight at 6:00?

  43. Shane Garlet
    Shane Garlet
    7 أيام قبل

    15:23 What if Queen takes knight g6

  44. Justin Tanguay
    Justin Tanguay
    7 أيام قبل

    Speaking of chess movies what is the best you have seen ?

  45. Sophie Jordan
    Sophie Jordan
    7 أيام قبل

    16:20 is when borgov moves the piece that Beth and her team didn't predict

  46. coc base Builder
    coc base Builder
    7 أيام قبل

    I like how agadmator intentionally wrote “bether” instead of “better” cause it was “Beth” Harmon lolll

  47. Acesu
    7 أيام قبل

    Nf4 reminds me a psychology move by Mikhail Tal against Botvinnik

  48. JzoFN
    7 أيام قبل

    15:23 couldnt queen take knight? sorry im new to chess

    1. Hugoagogo
      6 أيام قبل

      You lose the queen

  49. Simple Fishkeeping
    Simple Fishkeeping
    7 أيام قبل

    Awesome! Thank you for this video!! 😃

  50. Theresa Lee
    Theresa Lee
    7 أيام قبل

    Not me thinking im the next Beth

  51. W0lF
    7 أيام قبل

    2:10 Whos he hinting at here? Fischer?

  52. Marco Brunello
    Marco Brunello
    8 أيام قبل

    One town's very like another when your head's down over your pieces, brother.

  53. Jason Lin
    Jason Lin
    8 أيام قبل

    The brainy interviewer endoscopically grip because record partly touch off a gullible gusty man. afraid, belligerent chord

  54. Vaderino 066
    Vaderino 066
    8 أيام قبل

    Couldn't borgov win with queen to d3?

  55. 88PianoKeys
    8 أيام قبل

    Hi chess fans, I am just writting to let all fans from the show The Queen's Gambit know that I did a video performing the music from the show. It was so cool to combine my 2 favorite hobbies, so I hope you guys enjoy it as well!!!

  56. Killadiator
    8 أيام قبل

    Agadmator: so which move would be possible Me: well capture the rook Agadmator: the rook can't be captured... Me: of course he can't

  57. Simone Tartocchi
    Simone Tartocchi
    9 أيام قبل

    You mentioned Spassky-Fisher right?

  58. gasper armenta
    gasper armenta
    9 أيام قبل

    Did you keep that Bitcoin

  59. Andrei Iancu
    Andrei Iancu
    9 أيام قبل

    the fact that he was donated 1 BTC in oct xD

  60. Chocolate Milk
    Chocolate Milk
    9 أيام قبل

    "He did not only resign, he stood up and applauded.." Before he resigned and went back to being a miner in Annesburgh.

  61. Roger Sutton
    Roger Sutton
    9 أيام قبل

    Thanks for the analysis and other considerations. I just finished the Queen’s Gambit series, thoroughly enjoyed it. ☺️👍

  62. Georgi Temelkov
    Georgi Temelkov
    9 أيام قبل

    The film makes me wonder why there isnt a woman world champion. After a little search I found many comments like they are not smart enough, they focus on womens tournaments so they can get their money and etc. I think they just cant stand the presure at the big series. I dont think women are less smarter. What do u think ?

  63. Ragtime44Films
    10 أيام قبل

    I'm amazed from this analysis, seeing how much effort they put into making the chess games in the show seem as legitimate as possible. It's almost flawlessly convincing, even down to specific playstyles (i.e. Beth doesn't sacrifice pieces as much, Borgov is very aggressive in endgames). It would have been way easier for the director to be lazy and tell the actors to just "move the pieces around randomly, look like you're concentrating hard," etc. But they didn't. It's often very easy to tell when actors are faking a certain skill (music, games, sports) in movies/TV, and it can be pretty jarring. So I'm glad they didn't go with the fake and easy option for Queen's Gambit.

  64. Serhiy Brytskyy
    Serhiy Brytskyy
    10 أيام قبل

    Vasyl Ivanchuk is a Ukrainian chess player

  65. GM Alekhine
    GM Alekhine
    10 أيام قبل

    I love Harmon's Pawn structure at 4:15

  66. MRM CircuitrY
    MRM CircuitrY
    11 أيام قبل

    man, that mystery guy donated you almost 40k ! amazing

  67. AngelPopcorn !
    AngelPopcorn !
    11 أيام قبل

    In the episode said that Borgov declined the gambit

  68. Will never show my name, Youtube, just stop.
    Will never show my name, Youtube, just stop.
    11 أيام قبل

    I can't belive I just sat through this. I picked up chess last month.

  69. Pandora Keycode
    Pandora Keycode
    11 أيام قبل

    Thank you Agadmator!!

  70. Raghuveer Dubagunta
    Raghuveer Dubagunta
    11 أيام قبل

    Borgov is one tough bastard and a gentleman.

  71. Me me morgan 2e673 davies
    Me me morgan 2e673 davies
    12 أيام قبل

    the actor of Elizabeth Harmon is my dads sisters friends daughter

    1. Me me morgan 2e673 davies
      Me me morgan 2e673 davies
      11 أيام قبل

      @CaptainKnight22 oh yeah

    2. CaptainKnight22
      12 أيام قبل

      your dad's sister is your aunt

  72. runeplate123
    12 أيام قبل

    Anyone seen her in the movie THE WITCH! She's pretty good in there and scary.

  73. Raphael Motta
    Raphael Motta
    12 أيام قبل

    This was as exiting as watching the show. I started playing chess because of this series and I loved knowing how they did the last game, very exciting.

  74. Richard L
    Richard L
    12 أيام قبل

    this is an amazing game

  75. Roberto Gueleri
    Roberto Gueleri
    12 أيام قبل

    There's a small mistake at 16:24 in the movie, just after Borgov advances his pawn. The wall board inside the game room shows the white bishop in the wrong place: it became a white-square bishop. The white queen is also misplaced. Excellent movie anyway!!!

  76. Anish Kumar Doomra
    Anish Kumar Doomra
    13 أيام قبل

    7:38 Any clue why Borgov didn't take the bishop on e3?

    1. Jayvene Beatbox
      Jayvene Beatbox
      12 أيام قبل

      because that variation leads to checkmate so it's not necessary to capture a piece when ur targeting the king

  77. Joel Perry
    Joel Perry
    13 أيام قبل

    At 15:19 it surely wouldn’t be a draw, the queen would take the knight?

    1. GREATopinion
      12 أيام قبل

      Other knight would capture after

  78. Donald Garsula
    Donald Garsula
    13 أيام قبل

    Watched the series twice. Amazing movie Queen's Gambit

  79. Long Evenings
    Long Evenings
    13 أيام قبل

    Too fast

  80. Md Abubakar
    Md Abubakar
    13 أيام قبل

    I started imagining chess board on my ceiling and then imagination mixed with reality and the lizards were crawling all over the board and then I fucking resigned

  81. Asa Gardiner
    Asa Gardiner
    13 أيام قبل

    Hey Agadmator! i really enjoyed the video, but i find myself wondering what would happen if at 15:22 in the video with the queen at d3, why the queen doesn't take the knight? it would break the draw by repetition, and while it's not an ideal trade, it does allow the game to continue and is viable for black since it would still come out to roughly the same position as white in terms of material (ending with the same amount of material for both players except white has rook where black has a bishop) what would happen there and do you find this a good continuation? i find it quite interesting :) thanks again for the great content!

  82. Rivology
    13 أيام قبل

    chess is epic

  83. jakehr3
    13 أيام قبل

    I'm sorry. Great analysis. Someone donated you 1 BTC? That's the biggest return on investment from a donation I've ever seen.

    14 أيام قبل

    The first 6 episodes are boring but the last episode is the above all make this series goat.

    14 أيام قبل

    Paul Murphy and boby fisher are also the identity to famous any netflix series

  86. adnan karim
    adnan karim
    14 أيام قبل

    Borgov didn't accepted the gambit

  87. Mudher Al-khairalla
    Mudher Al-khairalla
    14 أيام قبل

    Really nice video thank you

  88. Mikhail Sosin
    Mikhail Sosin
    14 أيام قبل

    Оюбожаю ваши ролики, всё очень понятно и доходчиво объясняете, замечательный английский!!!!!!

  89. David Bissegger
    David Bissegger
    14 أيام قبل

    at 21:31, wouldn't Borgov win the game with qe2?

  90. TheLupinForPresident
    14 أيام قبل

    15:59, what if queen takes g6 knight when check?

  91. Ognyan Strelkov
    Ognyan Strelkov
    14 أيام قبل

    “Mating attack” we all dream of one.

  92. Tim Kos
    Tim Kos
    15 أيام قبل

    Congrats on these videos. Will you make also Harmon vs Benny wats and Harmon vs Beltik(the one she lost)?? Thank you in advance!

  93. Apostolhs Vl
    Apostolhs Vl
    15 أيام قبل

    23:00 who ?

  94. Apostolhs Vl
    Apostolhs Vl
    15 أيام قبل

    2:18 what era who was ?

  95. naan neens
    naan neens
    15 أيام قبل

    At 15.20, can't black queen(d3) capture knight on g6 in order to not get a draw by repetition?

  96. Ben McConnell
    Ben McConnell
    15 أيام قبل

    Thanks for the detailed analysis. As an old physicist, who hasn't played chess in a while, the show was an interesting study of the link between one's passion for a given intellectual game and how your life develops to support this. Loved your analysis!

  97. Chief
    15 أيام قبل

    9:02 knight can go to f3 and the game will go on?

  98. Max Bell
    Max Bell
    15 أيام قبل think bishop to C5 was a blunder! if borgov instead pushed his h pawn, he would have been able to destabilize the king. Should have played queen to bx5. black rook takes white bishop, white rook takes black knight, black pawn takes white rook, white promotes queen, and black would be forced to resign as white can pick off pawns and get a past pawn

  99. TechFever
    15 أيام قبل

    I am pretty sure borgov rejected the queen gambit

  100. Lodewijk de Boer
    Lodewijk de Boer
    15 أيام قبل

    at 15:12 is it really a draw by repetition? Black's queen can also capture the knight... Please explain :)