Magnus Carlsen’s Sicilian Masterclass | Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour Finals Day 3

IM Levy Rozman aka GothamChess breaks down the games of Magnus Carlsen vs. Ding Liren. This was day 3 of the Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour Finals. Tune in at at 10 AM Eastern daily for live coverage of the Magnus Carlsen Finals.

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  1. I thought I read succulent instead of Sicilian.

  2. Proof that Once Again Anastasia is Still Alive . . . 💗

  3. I will take a sip of my peach pear luh craw

  4. Magnus did in fact consider Rxf7, he just didn't wanna risk it when he had such a nice advantage.

  5. It’s amazing to see how Magnus is able to seize the initiative as black – Ding is on the back foot reacting to Magnus’s moves

  6. Ding Liren's main mistake was playing chess with Magnus Carlsen. Other than that, he did fairly well.

  7. Levy upload Yesterday's match analysis, i will not watch agad. Not hating on agad though.

  8. Very helpful that I see all the time colors of the Magnus and Ding.

  9. Just magnus showing ding how it is done!

  10. You've been stepping up your content game so big last couple of weeks! good job man!!

  11. Can u tell me an opening for beginners?

  12. Excellent explained, one of your best videos… It seems that Ding has to work harder.

  13. Honestly, I like to use some games of grandmasters to memorize them and enter those games into my database to train, but it was a real pain in the ass to do with your video, why do you have to go that quick? But you developed some nice move variation which is great, but please just make a 20mn video with a decent tempo, take your time, rather than making a 13mn video at 5x…

  14. 6:38 variation is not winning, Black queen can take knight and it would be 2 rooks, a bishop, and a knight vs a queen and a rook. Its too much for white and mate can be avoided

  15. I was here for Levy's earlier material before he became cool

  16. 6:39 if Bxg5 then white wins with Qg7+ then Qxh8+ and Qg7+ and Qg8#, all of black's (king) moves being forced.

    No need to take the Bishop. But you can, with Qg7+ then Qxh8+ and Qg7+ and Qxg5 with unstoppable Qe7#

    Uhm, wait, actually: maybe Nf7 can be annoying. I guess in that case you take all of black's pieces and win the endgame. Including Nxd6+ and Nxe4 as an everpresent threat.

  17. Magnus be like: I'll teach you the Najdorf.
    No hate to Ding Liren, its just a joke:)

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