Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen (Norwegian: [sʋɛn ˈmɑŋnʉs
øːn ˈkɑːɭsn̩] ; born 30 November 1990) is a Norwegian
chess grandmaster, No. 1 ranked player in the world
and reigning World Chess Champion in classical, rapid
and... | Read More
(born Dec-11-1969, 45 years old) India [ what is this? ]
Vishwanathan Anand ("Vishy" to his fans) was the 15th
undisputed World Champion, reigning from 2007 until
2013. He was also FIDE World Champion from
2000-2002. H... | Read More
Pawn endings can be tricky.
I remember watching (online) the game Gelfand - Harikrishna at Tata Steel 2014 where a drawish looking position suddenly collapsed.
Just played a game where I went to a pawn ending from winning, to draw, and then los... | Read More
The month of January is over. One-twelfth of the new year has whizzed by, and here at MC, we’re in awe at how quickly time seems to pass when you’re having fun. We hope the dawn of 2015 has been as eventful and fulfilling fo... | Read More
Starting 2015, I had a New Year’s Resolution to start writing again. I have been very busy studying and such, so I haven’t really been able to update my blog. However, I have been posting some analysis/live commentary videos ... | Read More