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  1. 22 Nov '16 02:11 / 1 edit


    Carlsen trying to complicate and confuse only succeeded
    in confusing me with his Qe1 and Bf1. He then tried too hard
    and Karjakin punished him with a couple of really good moves.

    Robbie kept on telling Carlsen to play a Colle, well he did and......

    Blog Post 339
  2. 22 Nov '16 05:24
    Every Scottish schoolboy knows the e pawn must be pushed in the Colle asap.
  3. 22 Nov '16 09:59
    Originally posted by greenpawn34
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    Carlsen trying to complicate and confuse only succeeded
    in confusing me with his Qe1 and Bf1. He then tried too hard
    and Karjakin punished him with a couple of really good moves.

    Robbie kept on telling Carlsen to play a Colle, well he did and......

    Blog Post 339
    [/b]
    Great analysis and a great game, honestly I get the feeling that Carlsen was gambling almost.
  4. 22 Nov '16 10:08
    The position has been reached before at elite GM level, Harikrishna Pentalis wining with it in a rapid game.

  5. Subscriber 64squaresofpain On Vacation
    The drunk knight
    22 Nov '16 12:54
    "It is better to play well than to play White." - Sergey Karjakin
  6. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    22 Nov '16 15:44
    Originally posted by 64squaresofpain
    "It is better to play well than to play White." - Sergey Karjakin
    So, three more draws and Magnus is the ex champ.