World Chess Championship 2014 – Magnus Carlsen vs Viswanathan Anand 1/2-1/2: Version 2 of the Anand – Carlsen clash for the top title in Sochi, Russia. The first game displayed a strong resolve by Vishy Anand to fight all the way. Carlsen, as well, came armed despite a dull year behind him vis a vis not-too successful tournaments by his standards. The first game was an interesting draw. Replay the game below with Chess King. Find a detailed report at Chess Blog.


Anand,V (2792) – Carlsen,M (2863)

Result: 1/2-1/2
Site: Sochi RUS
Date: 2014.11.08
[…] 1.d4 ♘f6 2.c4 g6 3.♘c3 d5 4.cxd5 ♘xd5 5.♗d2 ♗g7 6.e4 ♘xc3 7.♗xc3 O-O 8.♕d2 ♘c6 9.♘f3 ♗g4 10.d5 ♗xf3 11.♗xg7 ♔xg7 12.gxf3 ♘e5 13.O-O-O c6 14.♕c3 f6 15.♗h3 cxd5 16.exd5 ♘f7 17.f4 ♕d6 18.♕d4 ♖ad8 19.♗e6 ♕b6 20.♕d2 ♖d6 21.♖he1 ♘d8 22.f5 ♘xe6 23.♖xe6 ♕c7+ 24.♔b1 ♖c8 25.♖de1 ♖xe6 26.♖xe6 ♖d8 27.♕e3 ♖d7 28.d6 exd6 29.♕d4 ♖f7 30.fxg6 hxg6 31.♖xd6 a6 32.a3 ♕a5 33.f4 ♕h5 34.♕d2 ♕c5 35.♖d5 ♕c4 36.♖d7 ♕c6 37.♖d6 ♕e4+ 38.♔a2 ♖e7 39.♕c1 a5 40.♕f1 a4 41.♖d1 ♕c2 42.♖d4 ♖e2 43.♖b4 b5 44.♕h1 ♖e7 45.♕d5 ♖e1 46.♕d7+ ♔h6 47.♕h3+ ♔g7 48.♕d7+