Learn from 5-time World Chess Champion GM Viswanathan Anand! This video lesson is a recorded masterclass taught by GM Anand in Chess University’s Prodigy Program in April of 2016. In his second live seminar, GM Anand covers his game against Caruana from the 2016 Candidates Tournament as an illustration of dynamic attacking play.
This lesson provides the viewer with many chances to solve tactical exercises and test his or her calculation abilities. GM Anand goes through many of the critical details of this sharp English game against GM Fabiano Caruana, which illustrates the importance of the initiative in chess. This lesson is tailored to advanced students (1500-2000) and the run time for this lesson is 1 hour.
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Viswanathan “Vishy” Anand is a five-time World Chess Champion, considered to be one of the greatest chess players of all time.
At the age of 18, Anand became India's first chess grandmaster. He was FIDE World Chess
Champion from 2000 to 2002. Anand became the undisputed World Champion in
2007 and successfully defended his title three times. In April 2006,
Anand became the fourth player in history to pass the 2800 Elo mark on
the FIDE rating list.
Since 2016, GM Anand has been a special mentor at Chess University and has taught many live lessons in the Prodigy Program.