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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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Chess Grandmaster Explains — GM Kramnik vs. GM Aronian, Game 3, Zurich Chess Challenge 2012

GM Ján Markoš | May 22, 2012 – 14:205 Comments | 1,571 views

Kramnik tied the score of the match in the Game 3 when he surprised his opponent by 1.e4, which he hasn’t been playing for years. Sharp complications in the opening led to an interesting material imbalance Queen + 2 pawns vs. 3 minor pieces.

Very interesting is the fact, that both opponents were considering the position in their favor. In the following video you can check out, who was closer to the truth…

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