In 1,000 years, after the 959 chess positions other than #518 have been thoroughly explored, #768 should be among the least favorite for players, because its number of strategically logical opening moves is most limited, with a symmetrical positio... | Read More
YourNextMove BlitzLeuven, BelgiumJun 17-20Anand, Carlsen, Nakamura, Caruana, So, Aronian, Vachier-Lagrave, Giri, Topalov, Kramnik. Carlsen wins the Blitz and the combined results with 23 points, ahead of Wesley So with 20.5.
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Kramnik's victory against Aronian was amazing. In the beginning it looked like equal. Pieces were exchanged one after one. Then the knight sacrifice was great. The power of the pawns with the pins were more than enough for the knight.
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Leuven GCT, Day 2: 100% Magnus!
Magnus Carlsen ground three former World Champions into dust and outwitted Anish Giri in the opening to win all four games on Day 2 of the Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour. That spectacular run undid all the damage ... | Read More
World's Top-10 chess players battle it out in 4-day tournament
The greatest chess tournament ever staged in Belgium,Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour, will take place in the historic Town Hall of Leuven from Friday 17 June until Monday 20 J... | Read More