Reports Nov 11, 2014 | 5:14 PMby Colin McGourty

Anand storms back! Game 3 video recap

After eight draws and four losses it was Vishy Anand's turn to shine in a World Championship match against Magnus Carlsen! | photo: official Twitter

It was lucky 13 for Vishy Anand, who finally won a World Championship game against Magnus Carlsen just when another one-sided contest seemed to be on the cards. IM Lawrence Trent takes us through the key moments as the Tiger from Madras shows his claws, backing up ferocious opening preparation with lethal execution. The match is now tied at 1.5-1.5.

Chess commentator extraordinaire Lawrence Trent takes a look at Game 3 of the World Championship match:

You can find far more videos on our YouTube channel. Be among the first to see new content by subscribing – simply click the button below!

Subscribe to chess24 on YouTube

Replay the game below (or with computer analysis here):

1. d4 ♘f6 2. c4 e6 3. ♘f3 d5 4. ♘c3 ♗e7 5. ♗f4 O-O 6. e3 ♘bd7 7. c5 c6 8. ♗d3 b6 9. b4 a5 10. a3 ♗a6 11. ♗xa6 ♖xa6 12. b5 cxb5 13. c6 ♕c8 14. c7 b4 15. ♘b5 a4 16. ♖c1 ♘e4 17. ♘g5 ♘df6 18. ♘xe4 ♘xe4 19. f3 ♖a5 20. fxe4 ♖xb5 21. ♕xa4 ♖a5 22. ♕c6 bxa3 23. exd5 ♖xd5 24. ♕xb6 ♕d7 25. O-O ♖c8 26. ♖c6 g5 27. ♗g3 ♗b4 28. ♖a1 ♗a5 29. ♕a6 ♗xc7 30. ♕c4 e5 31. ♗xe5 ♖xe5 32. dxe5 ♕e7 33. e6 ♔f8 34. ♖c1

1-0

So the scores are now level at 1.5-1.5 and we have a real fight on our hands!

In tomorrow's Game 4 Magnus Carlsen will have the white pieces. You can watch all the action with chat, computer analysis, the chance to make your own moves and live video commentary from Peter Svidler and Sopiko Guramishvili right here on chess24!

See also:


Sort by Date Descending Date Descending Date Ascending Most Liked Receive updates

Comments 14

Guest
Guest 6623059936
 
Join chess24
  • Free, Quick & Easy

  • Be the first to comment!

Register
or

Create your free account now to get started!

I am aged 16 or older.

By clicking ‘Register’ you agree to our terms and conditions and confirm you have read our privacy policy, including the section on the use of cookies.

Lost your password? We'll send you a link to reset it!

After submitting this form you'll receive an email with the reset password link. If you still can't access your account please contact our customer service.

Which features would you like to enable?

We respect your privacy and data protection guidelines. Some components of our site require cookies or local storage that handles personal information.