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Top Five Moves: Legends Edition

Top Five Moves: Legends Edition

Simon Williams, the Ginger GM, brings you the top five moves of some of the greatest players in chess history. Learn from the best moments of Carlsen, Kasparov, Morphy and more!

  • The Top Five Moves of Magnus Carlsen

    Magnus Carlsen is the current World Champion and might be the best player of all time! How did Carlsen become the star he is? Take a look at Magnus's top five moves from when he was a child up to his matches for the title.

    • 8 min
    • 5 challenges
  • The Top Five Moves of Garry Kasparov

    Garry Kasparov might be the greatest chess player of all time and has played some of the most amazing games ever. See if you can find Kasparov's top five moves!

    • 9 min
    • 5 challenges
  • The Top Five Moves of Anatoly Karpov

    Anatloly Karpov was World Champion for 10 years and a fearless rival to Garry Kasparov for another decade after that. Check out his five greatest moves!

    • 11 min
    • 5 challenges
  • The Top Five Moves of Bobby Fischer

    Bobby Fischer was the most dominant player of his era and maybe of all time! What ingenious ideas did he use to win the World Championship and a perfect 11-0 US Championship? Find out by seeing his five best moves!

    • 9 min
    • 5 challenges
  • The Top Five Moves of Rashid Nezhmetdinov

    Rashid Nezhmetdinov was one of the greatest attacking players ever and a huge inspiration for Simon Williams. Check out the top five moves of this creative genius!

    • 8 min
    • 5 challenges
  • The Top Five Moves of Paul Morphy

    Paul Morphy was the greatest attacking player of the 1800s. See if you can figure out the top five moves of his brilliant career.

    • 10 min
    • 5 challenges
  • The Top Five Moves of Hikaru Nakamura

    Grandmaster Simon Williams presents the top five moves of American GM and tactical wizard, Hikaru Nakamura. Hikaru is the reigning speed chess champion and may be the most accomplished internet chess player of all time. Can you find Hikaru's greatest...

    • 9 min
    • 5 challenges
  • The Top Five Moves of Alireza Firouzja

    Maybe the most exciting young Grandmaster today is Alireza Firouzja! check out his five best moves and see why many people see him as a future World Champion and legend in the making.

    • 12 min
    • 5 challenges
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