12363 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Created on November 29, 2011 |
7779 Votes | 66 Comments
I just chose Carlsen because of his rating.
Ugh! Can I change my vote Naka!! Go Hikaru!!! Coverage is top notch!!
go Hikaru Nakamura! You can do it!
Yeah... Come on, McShhaaaaaaaaaaaaannnnnnnee! :)
Lol I think it's funny how 20% vote Anand and he's last with +0 -1 =2...
I'm rooting for Ke$ha!! GOO KE$HA!!!
People that root for one player would as usually expect that player to win, so the results would be the same :)
I think chess.com members are voting for "expecting to win", not "rooting for".
I wonder what the survey creator's original intention was...
Carlsen is getting pretty loaded, didn't he just win 200,000 in the last tourney, he better be spending that cash wisely.
I think "rooting for" means "cheering, supporting and hoping for to win". In that sense it seems strange that Vishy should be placed at #2 in this survey.
"Rooting" for is different from "expecting" to win. I expect Carlsen or Aronian based on their past performance. I am rooting for McShane as he's the most interesting underdog IMO. I will also root for Nakamura to at least get out of "last" place and finish with a plus score. Everyone else is certainly great and makes this very interesting! Good luck to everyone!
And I see Short has healed nicely after my win against him. .
I hope he beats Carlsen in their game.
I love the Brits - Short, Speelman, Adams, Blackburne, Keene, Wade, Sir George Thomas, especially Miles.
Vishy is World Campion of World Champion finals. Magnus is 'World Tournament Champion'
Vishy, mostly just 'cause I can't stand the World Champion not having had any major successes since being World Champion (other than, you know, of course, defending his title ;))
3 days ago
2 weeks ago
4 weeks ago
5 weeks ago
7 weeks ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!