Please turn on javascript in your browser to play chess.
Only Chess Forum

Only Chess Forum

  1. Standard member woodypusher
    misanthrope
    10 Apr '13 03:37
    http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/08/sports/shrewd-marketing-moves-for-top-ranked-chess-player-magnus-carlsen.html?pagewanted=all&_r=1&
  2. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    10 Apr '13 11:52
    Originally posted by woodypusher
    http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/08/sports/shrewd-marketing-moves-for-top-ranked-chess-player-magnus-carlsen.html?pagewanted=all&_r=1&
    I guess any western figure who excels in chess is headed for media glory, it seems.
  3. Subscriber Marinkatomb
    wotagr8game
    10 Apr '13 12:06
    “At one event the company said that if anyone beat him, they’d get all their student loans paid for,” Agdestein said, “which was kind of sadistic.”

    Now wouldn't it make quite a story if someone did!