ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - Chess Blitz Fever



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    Chess Queen Alexandra Kosteniuk Shows You How to Win at Blitz Chess!

    Watch and listen to Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk as she gives you tips to win at Blitz chess, and shows you in great detail and with accompanying live feed eight of her best wins from the 2009 World Blitz Chess Championship. Alexandra outplayed many higher-rated players, including the World Chess Champion Grandmaster Vishwanathan Anand and the highest rated player in the world, Grandmaster Magnus Carlsen.

    Part 1 - TIPS TO PLAY BETTER BLITZ CHESS
    PART 2 - 8 BLITZ GAMES, DUAL 2D AND LIVE VIEWS

    The games feature Alexandra Kosteniuk playing against Grandmasters Arkadj Naiditsch (2689), Levon Aronian (2786), Magnus Carlsen (2801), Alexander Grischuk (2736), Vugar Gashimov (2768), Vishwanathan Anand (2788), Alexander Morozevich (2750) and the highest rated female player ever, Judit Polgar (2680).

    Total Running Time - 2 Hours



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