Brilliancy That Never... || Carlsen vs Ding || Magnus Carlsen Grand Final (2020)

Publicerades den 12 aug 2020
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Magnus Carlsen vs Ding Liren
Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour Finals benefiting Kiva (2020),
11.8.2020, GAME 2
Sicilian, Najdorf, Byrne (English) attack (B90)
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8. Qd2 Be7 9. f3 h5 10. Be2 Nbd7 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 b6 13. O-O-O Qc7 14. Kb1 b5 15. Na5 Nb6 16. Bxb6 Qxb6 17. Nc6 Bd8 18. c4 bxc4 19. Bxc4 O-O 20. Rhe1 Nd7 21. g4 hxg4 22. fxg4 Bh4 23. g5 g6 24. Rf1 Kg7 25. Qg2 Rh8 26. Qg4 Qc7 27. Rf3 f5 28. gxf6+ Nxf6 29. Qg2 Qd7 30. Rg1 Rh6 31. a3 Nh5 32. Rb3 Nf4 33. Qc2 Kh8 34. Ka2 Qf5 35. Qd2 Qe4 36. Rc1 Bg5 37. Rcc3 Ne6 38. Qc2 Qxc2 39. Rxc2 Nd4 40. Nxd4 exd4 41. Rb6 Bf4 42. Rxa6 Rxa6 43. Bxa6 Rh3 44. a4 Kg7 45. Rf2 Be3 46. Bf1 Rh5 47. Rg2 Rxd5 48. Bd3 Rg5 49. Rxg5 Bxg5 50. a5 Bd8 51. a6 Bb6 52. Kb3 Kf6 53. Kc4 Ke5 54. Kb5 Ba7 55. Kc6
The chess24 Legends of Chess is the 4th stage of the $1 million Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour and features Magnus Carlsen and his predecessors as World Champion Vishy Anand and Vladimir Kramnik. It consists of two stages, a 10-player preliminary, where each player plays each other once, followed by a knockout among the top 4. Prelim ties are played as 4-game rapid matches, while knockout ties are the best of 3 such matches. The prize fund is $150,000, with $45,000 for first place, while the winner also qualifies for the $300,000 Grand Final.
The time control is 15 minutes for all moves with a 10-second increment from move 1. The winner of a preliminary tie decided in rapid games gets 3 points. If the score is 2:2 an Armageddon game is played, where White has 5 minutes to Black's 4 but a draw counts as a win for Black. A winner in Armageddon gets 2 match points, while the loser gets 1. The knockout format is the same except before Armageddon there are two 5+3 blitz games. No draw offers are allowed before move 40. Official website:
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  • how is the white pawn capturing at 6:36 is it a legal move?

  • Why can't Ding push d3 at 10:14?

  • Yaaaay Medo at 60LPS (laps per second)

  • The new body position changes the angle of Agadmator's voice to the microphone. Hence a lower volume AND less low end on his voice. Everyone turns their volume up and now the sounds the pieces make is too loud. Not even a "Sorry 'bout that?"

  • Agadmator, you are brilliant. Explaining chess so smoothly and sharing with us a little love with your "best friend" in the sea. Love it, brother. Love it. Keep it up.

  • sound too low

  • Damn people donate that much? 10,000 dollar donation is top? Damn.

  • No audio

  • Cooool Bon courage ..

  • why didnt ding capture the rook at 10:14 ???

  • Nice foto

  • Glorious *_*

  • This channel has become my daily lifestyle ❤

  • And it was in this position that Agadmator sat in an angle we have never seen before.

  • Didnt Carlson blunder a rook in the end game

  • Agadmator: Shows picture of Medo swimming Me: Beautiful stuff!

  • My eyes why did I just look at his new position all video lol.

  • beautiful stuff

  • It's weird I spotted Rxe7 almost instantaneously, even before Agadmator says :"feel free to pause the video", I think I watch too much Tal, if that's a thing 😅😅

  • Oh yeah beautiful suff

  • How the hell you lose so much weight give me that secret

  • 10:12

  • What was that pawn move @ 6:35 where it moved diagonally without a piece being on the square to take that it moved to...and then the pawn behind it disappeared? WTF?

  • So we have to add: “No you don’t” and “push-push”.

  • What country are you in?

  • Beautiful stuff.

  • 6:35 can anyone explain what just happened?? :P


  • The line Nc5 at 8:25 as discussed during the stream was just beautiful stuff as well.

  • Lol, wasn't a request per se but it's nice to see you read these :-).

  • Magnus is brilliant. Amazingly played by the World Champion.

  • Hello everyone, hi Agadmator! Thanks for covering this amazing game between Carlsen and Ding. But i noticed something, everytime I switch to your channel, I need to adjust the audio to make it louder 🤔

  • Title should be King vs Ding

  • So cute :)

  • As already move 0 that we have completely new position

  • I liked the old setup :(

  • That's a happy dog, and a happy Carlsen.

  • An it is as of this move that we have a completely new setup for agadmator.

  • Something is different. Oh yes, volume is so low..

  • 12:00 thank me later

  • I don't know what to say But magnus kinda missed the opportunity to win But won in the endgame

  • So in other words Magnus didn't see the rook sacrifice. :)

  • It was in this video we are entering into a new agad video making and a nice day for medo and agad

  • Why no medo??


  • HELLO BUDDY what’s up with the super loud piece dropping I don’t appreciate it and would like an apology

  • Return back to your previous background

  • You're allowed to say Magnus missed the brilliancy

  • I can beat magnus

  • Why support agadmator when he steal the likeness of Barnes to sell terrible merch for profit

  • make video on leela vs stockfish, 87 moves

  • The new set up doesn't have the same impact what the old set up had..the audio was low.missed your doggy also..

  • Meadow in front of the sea water for the first time, looking Agadmator in the eye and asking him: "So what's the plan here?" Antonio: "I will give you a couple of seconds to thing about it but if you are here to enjoy the show you can watch me swim!" Antonio jumps into the sea. : "Oh... beautiful stuff... beautiful stuff... " Meadow is thirsty and tastes the sea water before jumping in. ''Yikes.... What sorcery is this?" Antonio: "Oups ... sorry about that."

  • Beautiful stuff

  • ❣️ pic

  • And this position agadmator completely has a new frame screen.

  • The pieces sound weird

  • And as of move 0 we have a completely new position for agadmator

  • "Even a poor plan is better than no plan" Said Chigorin But the Magic Mikhail disagrees And plays a sacrifice without so much a second thought. And poor Chigorin, with no end to be seen Lost the battle hard fought.

  • Thank you for sharing the great photo of Medo and yourself swimming. You have such a positive outlook. And you have teeth braces late in life. I do too....for the next 6 months. Advice: wear your retainers when you finish the braces! Another great game, and great analysis.

  • Ding: *trades down into an endgame* Carlsen: So you have chosen death.

  • Why Ding didn't push the pawn in g6 to protect the bishop when it was threatened by the rook in f2?

  • Ur volume dropped down pls check agadmator

  • Let's check what people says about small magnus & how 9 year old magnus plays game with Garry Kasprove.

  • I love the dog hes sucha nugget


  • I have seen no comments about the piece sounds am I missing something?

  • How interesting that world champion can miss things like that 😂😂

  • I never get the answer but found it today! ( paused the video for about 3 minutes instead of a few seconds).Thanks!

  • The dog was outside preparing the charcoal for the barbecue lol

  • Internet in China is terrible because the government suppresses internet growth. Don't ever give up your freedoms people.

  • Can't hear a thing sorry audio is so low??????

  • agadmator: So, Medo, what do you think of your first taste of seawater? Medo: Well, it was a little salty for my liking, so I think I'll wait until we get back to the hotel where I can enjoy a nice sip from the toilet.

  • the sound of the pieces moving has changed.

  • Polak Shlomo that is beautiful stuff

  • _hi_

  • *hi*

  • Seems like Magnus misses more killer moves than he used to

  • So agadmator is just going to castle to a new position and not even mention it. got it.

  • Beautiful endgame, but oh my gosh what a beautiful dog!!!

  • agadmator illegal move

  • volume is low

  • what a cute picture!

  • Lol i can imagine hyper meadow drinking salt water. Just like running around in circles frothing and looking for a good mailman to chase to distract himself

  • I actually saw rook capture f7. One of the few I have gotten

  • hey I was in a game of chess and was white and wondered why my opponent resigned the PGN is (1. e4 e5 2. c3 Nf6 3. d3 d5 4. Nf3 dxe4 5. Nxe5 Qe7 6. Bf4 Ng4 7. Nxg4)

  • Love the photo! Thanks for sharing.

  • So is this where the stairs lead?

  • Watching the video i missed seeing Medo in his spot on the couch, but then you finished with that nice Medo of the Sea photo. made my day

  • audio low

  • And with this move, Agadmator has transposed into the living room.

  • I can barely hear you

  • The best part of this vide is Medo in the sea.

  • Not used to this at all.

  • Beautiful stuff

  • is the audio lower?

  • My ears are bleeding

  • Sometime I think magnus sees the winning moves that Antonio suggest, but hell rather see if he can win a harder way.

  • Feel free to pause the video to find out about the new background while I give you a couple of seconds to figure it out. For those of you who figured out where it is congratulations you are an excellent stalker. For those who just want to enjoy the new background just keep watching.

  • I knew someday that line would be used....#anishgiri "beautiful, beautiful stuff guys"