Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | 10 Comments | Reads: 8717

So far, there was some excitement in Chennai, but you could hardly say that the tournament was satisfactory. It missed what really is the core value of every sport: Victory and defeat. Magnus Carlsen decided it’s …

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A Secret Weapon
February 25, 2011 – 22:05 | 2 Comments | Rating: 3 | 688 views
A Secret Weapon

During the world championship match between Emanuel Lasker and Wilhelm Steinitz, a fan of Lasker gave him a gift – a box of cigars.