Magnus Carlsen is currently defending his world championship title against Vishy Anand in a close battle in Sochi, Russia.
Carlsen lost game three of the match, his first loss to Anand since 2010.
FM Mike Klein shows you how Carlsen attempts to make a comeback in another exciting game from this year’s 2014 Sinquefield cup against world #2 Fabiano Caruana.
See how Carlsen tries to wriggle his way out of a worse position early in the game! | Watch video
GM Alex Yermolinsky shows you best recent games of the FIDE Grand Prix in Baku.
Can Fabiano Caruana keep up his winning ways against the stalwart Russian super-GM Peter Svidler?
GM Yermo takes a look at what could be the great Russian collapse at this tournament. | Watch video
When two rising stars, both Super-GMs, face off in the highest average rated Death Match ever, surely we must be in for a close finish, right? Think again! Though the young Russian got the better of his Vietnamese opponent this time, we assure you the games were still as exciting as they were instructive. Watch IM Rensch and surprise guest GM Georg Meier as they attempt to keep up with commentary! | Watch video
From start to finish, it was Russia's rising star Dmitry Andreikin who seemed to have all the right moves: Playing just that much faster; Playing just that much better; Le Quang Liem couldn't quite keep up! IM Rensch and GM Meier provide instructional commentary to games that were arguably closer than the final match score. Enjoy! | Watch video
Beating Russia 3-1 in the final round of an Olympiad? All in a day's work for GM Mikhalevski's Israeli squad. Our author takes care of his part of the equation by centralizing all of his forces against the Slav Defense. When Black gambits a knight to try to undermine White's uncastled king and pinned knight, there was no choice but to accept the challenge. See if you could have defended after the sacrifice - even though in front of your computer is much less pressure than the Olympiad! | Watch video