Anand, Viswanathan (2804) vs Carlsen, Magnus (2802

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Date: Event: Round: Result: Opening: 2011-03-22 20th Amber Rapid, Monaco MNC 9 0-1 Spanish Game, Morphy Defense, Wormald Attack (C77)

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. Qe2 a6 5. Ba4 Be7 6. c3 d6 7. O-O O-O 8. d4 Bd7 9. d5 Nb8 10. Bxd7 Nbxd7 11. c4 g6 12. Nc3 Nh5 13. Rb1 Ng7 14. b4 f5 15. Be3 Rb8 16. Rfd1 Qe8 17. a4 f4 18. Bd2 g5 19. h3 h5 20. Nh2 Qg6 21. f3 Ne8 22. Rdc1 Nef6 23. Kf1 Kf7 24. Ke1 g4 25. Kd1 gxh3 26. gxh3 Rg8 27. Kc2 Qg2 28. Rh1 Qxe2 29. Nxe2 Rg2 30. Kd3 Nb6 31. Rbg1 Rbg8 32. Rxg2 Rxg2 33. a5 Nxc4 34. Bc1 b5 35. axb6 e.p. Nxb6 36. Nf1 Nh7 37. h4 Nf8 38. Bd2 Ng6 39. Be1 Na4 40. Rg1 Rxg1 41. Nxg1 Bxh4 42. Bd2 Ke7 43. Nh3 Kd7

In this game you can see the importance of Positional Play! Two Phenomenal players Jockeying for position till Anand s concentration eventually snapped. Special interest moves 12,17, and 25. ~RRNGE