Carlsen-Anand, Game 2

alexcolovic
GM alexcolovic
Nov 9, 2014, 10:37 AM |
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Today was Mikhail Tal's birthday. He was born in 1936. In 1985 Kasparov beat Karpov to become the youngest World Champion. 4 years later the Berlin Wall (the real one) was destroyed. And today Anand lost in a rather meek fashion, while Carlsen could have played in Tal style with Bh6 but thought it was only a perpetual.

Read the full analysis with some parallels with Capablanca-Alekhine here:

http://www.alexcolovic.com/2014/11/carlsen-anand-2014-game-2.html