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Carlsen or Karjakin: who wins the World Championship...
by Erwin on Nov 10, 2016   1100   2
Yesterday I visited the Max Euwe Centre in Amsterdam in order to give a lecture on the upcoming World Championship match between Magnus Carlsen and challenger Sergey Karj...
Magnus strikes again: Part 1
by Erwin on May 2, 2014   3666   2
In my upcoming blogs I am going to be analyzing yet another great tournament victory of World Champion Magnus Carlsen. What made his victory in the Gashimov Memorial even...
Anand's victory in four key games
by Erwin on Apr 1, 2014   8544   4
It is probably no longer a surprise for you when I tell you it was indeed Vishy Anand who won the 2014 Candidates tournament in Khanty-Mansiysk. The key to his tournament...
Tata Steel Chess Tournament: Round 9
by Erwin on Jan 24, 2014   1868   2
Aronian, Levon - Karjakin, Sergey 76th Tata Steel Masters 2014.01.23 A very important game between the number 1 and 2 in the standings! 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 b6 4.g3...
Tata Steel Chess Tournament: Round 5
by Erwin on Jan 17, 2014   1645   2
Nakamura, Hikaru - Karjakin, Sergey  76th Tata Steel Masters 2014.01.17 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Qc2 d5 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.Qxc3 Ne4 ( Lately 6...O-O has been all the ra...
Tata Steel Chess Tournament: Round 4
by Erwin on Jan 15, 2014   1885   0
Karjakin, Sergey - Rapport, Richard 76th Tata Steel Masters 2014.01.15 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e5 c5 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.bxc3 Qc7 7.Qg4 f6 It is no longer a surprise tha...