Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar
Magnus Carlsen: the greatest of all time or too much of a grinder?Leonard BardenThe Guardian, Friday 28 February 2014 13.01 ESTMagnus Carlsen's world rating is now at an all-time high of 2881, 30 ahead of Garry Kasparov's peak and nearly 100 clear of Bobby Fischer's best mark. Show More Summary
Who is the favorite to win the Candidates Tournament to challenge Magnus Carlsen next year? V. Anand L. Aronian V. Kramnik S. Karjakin V. Topalov S. Mamedyarov P. Svidler D. Andrekin Candidates Tournament: March 11 - April 1 in Khanty-Mansiysk,...Show More Summary
Magnus Carlsen, the 23-year-old Norwegian who became World Champion last year, has launched a chess playing app that allows players all around the world to challenge him.
If you're going to lose a game of chess, it might as well be against the greatest player in the world right now (and arguably ever.) World Champion Magnus Carlsen just released a free iOS app that lets you play simulated versions of himself from age five up to his current age of 23.
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A new mobile app lets you go up against the new chess champion of the world, Magnus Carlsen.
G-Star Raw employ an unexpected duo for their Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. Supermodel Lily Cole and longtime chess champion Magnus Carlsen pose in front of the camera for artistic shots taken for the brand’s “Art of Raw” theme. In a video… Lily Cole for G-Star Raw Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.
Chess world champ Carlsen launches app and criticizes own gameGwladys FoucheReuters12:43 p.m. CST, February 25, 2014OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's Magnus Carlsen, the world's 23-year-old reigning chess champion, has launched an app basedShow More Summary
Crash Test Chess with GM Simon Williams Crash Test Chess with GM Simon WilliamsPosted on February 24,2014 By William in Strategy & Game Review, All Articles w/ Videos, Classic Games (Pre 2010). The below chess video is an excerpt from...Show More Summary
G-Star Raw Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign–For their latest advertising campaign, G-Star Raw enlists Norwegian chess grandmaster Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen as the face The post G-Star Raw Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign Featuring Magnus Carlsen appeared first on The Fashionisto.
Winning with the King's Indian Defense by GM Simon Williams Winning with the King's Indian Defense by GM Simon WilliamsPosted on February 20,2014 By William in Strategy & Game Review, All Articles w/ Videos, Classic Games (Pre 2010)....Show More Summary
http://norwaychess.com/en Magnus CarlsenCountry: NorwayBorn: November 30, 1990FIDE rating January 2014: 2872World ranking: 1Since 2010, Magnus Carlsen has dominated the chess world by winning almost every tournament he has taken part in. Show More Summary
Crushed by the World Champion - Magnus Carlsen vs. Bill Gates Crushed by the World Champion - Magnus Carlsen vs. Bill GatesPosted on February 10,2014 By GM Damian Lemos in Strategy & Game Review, All Articles w/ Videos, Blitz/Bullet Chess, General Chess Articles. Show More Summary
Oslo Metropolitan Area (OMA) is preparing to participate in MIPIM real estate exhibition on 11-14 March at Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France.Law firm “Simonsen Vogt Wiig”, one of Magnus Carlsen’s personal sponsors, is member of OMA. Show More Summary
FIDE just released the pairings for the Candidates tournament which will be held in Khanty-Mansiysk about a month away. The winner will face World Champion Magnus Carlsen in his first title defense. This double round-robin event of the eight qualifiers is sure to be hotly-contested as many of the marquee players are present. Some of […]
Crushed by the World's Champion - Magnus Carlsen vs. Bill Gates Crushed by the World's Champion - Magnus Carlsen vs. Bill GatesPosted on February 10,2014 By GM Damian Lemos in Strategy & Game Review, All Articles w/ Videos, Blitz/Bullet Chess, General Chess Articles. Show More Summary
Magnus Carlsen wins first serious event since capturing world titleLeonard BardenThe Guardian, Friday 7 February 2014 09.06 ESTMagnus Carlsen won his first serious event since capturing the title this week, yet Zurich was a mixed performance for the world champion. Show More Summary
Family matters led to Magnus Carlsen becoming king Norwegian world champion says he originally learned chess just to beat his sister By Sudarshana Banerjee Special To Gulf NewsPublished: 20:38 February 7, 2014Mountain View, California: New world champion Magnus Carlsen has revealed the secret to his chess success — sibling rivalry. Show More Summary
Magnus Carlsen prevails in Zurich.Photo by Maria Emelianova. In his first tournament since becoming World Champion, Magnus Carlsen came out victorious. While he suffered a couple of stumbles, his performance was strong enough in the classical games to overcome his lackluster performance in the rapids. One attribute that is recurrent in Carlsen’s play is his […]