Chess with Sam Collins

Chess with Sam Collins

Defending champion Magnus Carlsen starts as favourite, but Russian GM Sergey Karjakin is a worthy challenger.

FIDE Candidates Moscow, 2016

The World Chess Championship match takes place in New York this month. Defending champion Magnus Carlsen starts as favourite, but Russian GM Sergey Karjakin is a worthy challenger. Karjakin is particularly skilled in defending difficult positions and, importantly, produces his best chess in the most important competitions.

Karjakin secured his ticket to the match by winning the Candidates tournament in Moscow. American GM Fabiano Caruana could have gained first place...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post