Tata Steel R02: Carlsen vs Caruana

1/18/2016 – The Tata Steel Masters started over the weekend and a lot of top players show their best at the first super tournament of the year. In round 2 we saw the top clash between Carlsen and Caruana where Carlsen tried to avoid preparations by playing 1.g3. Daniel King analysed this game in his highlight video. Click here for the video...

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Highlights Round 2: Carlsen vs Caruana

Round two results for Masters 


Round 2 - Sunday the 17th
Karjakin, S. - Van Wely, L.
Tomashevsky, E. - Mamedyarov, S.
Eljanov, P. - Wei, Y.
Carlsen, M. - Caruana, F.
Adams, M. - Navara, D.
Giri, A. - Ding, L.
Hou, Y. - So, W.

Daniel King: Mr. Powerplay

Daniel King during a visit in Hamburg

Grandmaster Daniel King has been a professional chess player for more than 20 years and has represented his country in numerous competitions, amongst others in the historic win by the English over the Soviet Union in 1990 in Reykjavik. King is the author of more than 15 chess books and has wealth of experience as a trainer, assisting many of England’s leading players. He is also well known for his broadcasting on TV, radio and the internet, commentating major chess events. To the delight of chess fans worldwide, he hosts his monthly "Powerplay" show on the world's largest chess server, Playchess.com. He contributes to ChessBase Magazine, with the popular column "Move by Move". King has also produced the highly praised PowerPlay DVD series for ChessBase. King lives in London.

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