Chris Torres

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Carlsen vs. Anand: World Chess Championship 2014

Official Photograph for Carlsen-Anand 2014<p>Championship rematches are a source of the historic rivalries which provide intrigue for fans and motivate …

Carlsen vs. Anand 2014: Rematch of Generations

Former World Champion Garry Kasparov has offered his thoughts on the 2014 FIDE World Chess Championship Match between Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan …

Carlsen vs. Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 1 Analysis

The 2014 FIDE World Chess Championship began today in Sochi, Russia. This is a rematch from last year’s world championship in which Norway’s Magnus …

Carlsen vs. Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 2 Analysis

Game 2 of the 2014 Fide World Championship between Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand will likely set the tone for the rest of the match. Magnus …

After more than 6 hours of play it's finally a draw! #CarlsenAnand #sochi #wcc2014

This year Omega Center, former host of the 2014 Winter Olympics, is hosting two major events simultaneously. Tomorrow the 2014 World Robot Olympiad starts here, at the Main Media Center 👾 #sochi #omegacenter #mainmediacenter

Carlsen vs Anand 2014 Word Chess Championship: Game 3 Analysis

Viswanathan Anand was in a desperate search for a victory in Round 3 and he found it! A large portion of today’s game followed established Queen’s …

Carlsen vs Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 4 Analysis

After a disappointing loss in Game 3, Magnus Carlsen returned with the white pieces and played “1. e4” in game 4 of the 2014 FIDE World Championship. …

Carlsen vs Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 5 Analysis

With both players even after four games and Magnus Carlsen due to get the white pieces in rounds 6 and 7, it was important for Viswanathan Anand to …

Question to Magnus: did you fall asleep? -- I was not in the best of shape in the beginning.

Many versions of Magnus Carlsen #CarlsenAnand #wcc2014 #sochi

Carlsen vs Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 6 Analysis

Chess is sometimes a cruel game. I was reminded of this in game 6 of the 2014 FIDE World Chess Championship Match between Magnus Carlsen and …

Carlsen vs Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 7 Analysis

The best chess education available comes from attempting to grasp the work of the greatest masters. In game 7 of the 2014 FIDE World Chess …

The one and only version of Viswanathan Anand #CarlsenAnand #sochi #wcc2014

Carlsen vs Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 8 Analysis

After an epic battle of 122 moves in round 7, both contestants returned to the chess board in round 8 looking a little worse for the wear. Carlsen, …

Carlsen vs. Anand World Chess Championship 2014: Game 9 Analysis

Game 9 of the 2014 FIDE World Chess Championship was completed before most of my chess pals in the U.S. had even woken up. After a mere 20 moves, …

Our congratulations to Magnus Carlsen on winning the 2014 World Championship Match! #sochi #CarlsenAnand #wcc2014

Carlsen vs Anand 2014 World Chess Championship: Game 10 Analysis

The tenth game of the 2014 FIDE World Championship Match between two of most talented chess players ever was a study in adaptation. Anand opened, as …

Thank you to everyone who has supported me on this interesting journey. Feeling great after a few challenging weeks. Two down, five to go.

Medals that were awarded to Magnus Carlsen and Vishy Anand by President Vladimir Putin. The medals were made through a collaboration between FIDE/Agon and Adamas, Russia's premier jewelry company. #Sochi #CarlsenAnand #adamas

Closing ceremony. Special guest - Vladimir Putin. #Sochi #CarlsenAnand #wcc2014

Carlsen vs Anand World Chess Championship 2014: Game 11 Analysis

Timing is critical whether you are playing in a poker tournament at your kitchen table or in the World Chess Championship match. Often times, chess …

Happy Halloween (Gambit)

There is a unique horror the players with the black pieces feel when the Four Knights Opening takes a dark turn into the Halloween Gambit. As white, …

May Coach Jay be the first to say #HappyHalloween!! Play some chess with us after collecting your #candy! #download #CoachJaysChessAcademy for #ios and #android for free! Just click the link on our #instagram for android or search Coach Jays Chess Academy on the Apple Store! No #trick here just #chess #treat! 🎃👻

The Susan Polgar Foundation’s National Open Championship for Girls and Boys

Susan and I are confident that the 2015 Susan Polgar “National Open Championship for Girls and Boys will a great tournament and, for many, the chess …

Carlsen vs Anand II

Reign of Error and Norwegian Relentlessness By R Srinivasa Raghavan Published: 02nd November 2014 06:04 A A lack of sting in opening prepa...

Chutzpah

A couple posts ago, I said I wouldn’t write any more about my game with Sergei Kudrin because I was planning to record a ChessLecture on it, and I …

If we want more girls to play #chess, the obvious first move is teaching them.

Any idea where #coachjay is today? Hint: #worldseries #chess #chessapp #freedownload #ios #android #ipad #coachjayschessacademy #chesstournament

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