The Candid Eye

May 25, 2010

Beauty and Brains

Filed under: Fun,Sports — Abhay @ 5:56 PM
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Meet Alexandra Kosteniuk, The Women World Chess Champion.

A devout of chess, Alexandra became Women Grand Master (WGM) at the age of 14.

She became International (Men’s) Grand Master of chess in 2004 and Women World Chess Champion in 2008.


Latest Chess has a nice interview of Alexandra Konstenuik, who also does fashion modeling to promote chess!

She gives simultaneous chess games, teaches online in a blog, has released books and DVDs for children to learn chess.

Here she analyzes the games between Anand and Topolov for the world championship challenge. The beauty of the game of chess is that a game can be enjoyed even after being played already. See how chess is promoted abroad:- !





1 Comment »

  1. Really great post! Honestly.

    Comment by Newton Mackey — May 31, 2010 @ 4:07 PM | Reply


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