That firm handshake at the end | Ding Liren vs Carlsen | Commentary by Sagar Shah

Usually you see the great champion Magnus Carlsen as someone who is extremely confident and handles the clock extremely well. But in this game against the Chinese GM Ding Liren, Magnus thinks for more than 2 minutes for 1 move in a 5-minute game. Why does he do that? What is the reason? And in spite of all these problems was Magnus able to win? Find it out here as IM Sagar Shah breaks down this game. It happened at the Tata Steel Chess India tournament in Kolkata in 2019.

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  1. Magnus is wasting so much time, he was showing that he could win the game with less time. But unfortunately, he couldn’t

  2. I was just going to ask who ´s the brilliant commentator. Sagar Shah, hat off to you!

  3. when he said Ding responded immediately and Magnus thought for 2 minutes, of course, Ding was also thinking for 2 minutes…

  4. these are not humans man, these are robots. They calculate a strong move in 1 Sec. thats insane !

  5. Carlsenn carlsenn carlsennn🎉🎉🎉🎉❤❤❤❤

  6. Both they are my favorite players
    Congratulations ding good game🤜🏾🤛🏻

  7. 'One of Magnus's most difficult games' would've a better title ig.

  8. I could feel the emotions from the commentator. I feel like the commentator is better than both of these fine players.

  9. The commentary gets you to know many things that we could ever miss. Marvelous

  10. Analogy of Magnus being a wounded lion in the flow of commentary brilliant. Builds the tension superbly making you watch for the outcome. Well done

  11. I’m convinced the Indian accent is Jamaican and Chinese combined lol

  12. I can beat these two guys playing in snake and ladders 😎

  13. А чë это какой-то китаец обыграл его? Он попутал чë ли?

  14. when I play my chess games I always remember your voice 🔥

  15. Genialidad pura del campeón mundial, Ding Liren.

  16. ❤❤❤ What a great chess by Ding Liren

  17. Hard to see magnus losses😭💔💔

  18. I like how Magnus is like "yo, well done!" at the end.

  19. Mr. Shah reminds me of thise poetic yet comical Arabic commentators in football 😂

  20. Brilliant chess by the Chinese player

  21. I have subscribed to this channel because of your commentary bro ❤…
    Suggestion: plz keep the evaluation bar in every game😊❤

  22. I like how Sagar tells the grandmasters what they should play!

  23. at 11:44 couldn't Magnus push the h6 pawn to h5 to give him an escape from the checkmate? Then he could gobble pawns with his queen. But maybe mate is inevitable. I don't know.

  24. I want to see the guy talking. Is he hotter than Carlsen? Magnus is good looking all I can say.😍😍

  25. Instead of repeating the move for both bishops, Carlsen can move the knight B7 to block the white bishop.Anyways looking at this type of his pcs positions is already lost. Carlsen doesn’t look like serious while playing this tournament. Hes very good looking though. Cant stop watching him. If ever I want a kid, I am hoping to be Carlsen’s child. Then I’ll get beat up on chess daily by a human. 😂

  26. The han chinese is making purposefully annoying jerky movements to disturb the concentration of Magnus @2:25 he spits on the side with loud air blow which is heard even over Sagar's voice. He is also timing sharp stares at Magnus when that will most disturb an opponent about 5 sec after his moves. He re-adjusts his chair abruptly at @3:55 and moves his arms over the board, this without a doubt will startle the opponent concentration. Another spitting blowing at 4:06 can be heard. The han chinese is obviously using dirty tactic off the board to disturb the opponent thought concentration, this is a 5 minute game so this disturbance matter. I've never seen any chess player at that level using these dirty tactics. At @4:16 the han chinese sneezes loudly or spits and you can see how magnus is immediately disturbed by it. Then he keeps on alternating being immobile and making sudden gesticulating on his chair. @5:24 the chinese is again staring directly at Magnus and shaking his whole body side to side to make it disturbing like a belly dancer. For once i disagree with Sagar, this rude chinese needs to be fined and disqualified.

  27. 🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳

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