Tag Archives: Anand

Game of the Month: April 2014

Game of the Month: April 2014

Posted on 8th April 2014

The April 2014 Game of the Month from the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features the 6 h3 (Fischer?) variation of the Sicilian Najdorf Defence. The game is from the recent Khanty-Mansisyk Candidates Tournament in …

Chennai Additional (01/14) with Yang-Fan Zhou

Chennai Additional (01/14) with Yang-Fan Zhou

Posted on 15th December 2013

International Master Andrew Martin has commentated on Games 1-4 and Game 8 here on this site. We give below the missing scores by way of closure. Our BCM 12/13 and 01/14 issues carry more detailed …

Chennai four: treading water…

Chennai four: treading water…

Posted on 19th November 2013

BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, analyses the eighth game of the World Championship Match between Viswanathan Anand and, his official challenger, Magnus Carlsen. Playing with the black pieces, Viswanathan Anand employs the his dreaded Berlin …

Chennai three: Excitement for All!

Chennai three: Excitement for All!

Posted on 14th November 2013

BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, analyses the third game of the World Championship Match between Viswanathan Anand and, his official challenger, Magnus Carlsen. Playing with the White pieces, Magnus Carlsen employs the RĂ©ti via a …

Chennai two: Carlsen plays the Caro-Kann

Chennai two: Carlsen plays the Caro-Kann

Posted on 11th November 2013

BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, analyses the second game of the match between Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen. Playing with the black pieces, Magnus unusually employs the rock-solid and reliable Capablanca Variation of the Caro-Kann …