World Blitz Championship 2009  

Photos of the 2009 World Blitz Championship, played in the Moscow GUM. It was won by 1. Magnus Carlsen 2. Vishy Anand and 3. Sergey Karjakin. A memorable event for Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk who managed to beat tenured Grandmasters such as Men's World Champion Vishy Anand (ELO 2788), World rated #1 Magnus Carlsen (ELO 2801), World rated #5 Aronian (ELO 2781), World rated #6 Gashimov (ELO 2758), World rated #10 Morozevich (ELO 2750), as well as Judith Polgar (Women's rated #1, ELO 2680, who had previously never lost to a woman). All photos are by Pufichek and chesspics.com . They can be used only with written permission. Bona Fide Press Agencies can enquire how to get hi-res versions for publication.


page:   1   2   3   4   5   6   

20091118_213Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 1182
 186 (4.4/ 5)

20091118_242Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 971
 181 (4.4/ 5)

20091116_101Carlsen-Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 1134
 175 (4.5/ 5)

20091116_232Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 1118
 146 (4.3/ 5)

20091116_97Carlsen-Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 962
 142 (4.4/ 5)

20091118_142Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 840
 136 (4.3/ 5)

20091117_147Kosteniuk-JPolgar.jpg
views: 1019
 132 (4.4/ 5)

20091116_138Kosteniuk-Aronian.jpg
views: 716
 131 (4.5/ 5)

20091118_81Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 913
 131 (4.2/ 5)

20091117_90Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 816
 130 (4.3/ 5)

20091116_233Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 920
 126 (4.2/ 5)

20091116_91Carlsen-Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 977
 122 (4.4/ 5)

20091118_176Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 772
 121 (4.2/ 5)

20091116_100Carlsen-Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 719
 120 (4.3/ 5)

20091116_25AnandKosteniuk.jpg
views: 891
 119 (4.4/ 5)

20091117_13Morozevich-Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 826
 117 (4.3/ 5)

20091117_146Kosteniuk-JPolgar.jpg
views: 845
 117 (4.3/ 5)

20091116_51Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 759
 116 (4.1/ 5)

20091116_90Carlsen-Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 866
 116 (4.3/ 5)

20091118_52Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 748
 115 (4.3/ 5)

20091117_95Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 759
 115 (4.1/ 5)

20091118_287Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 813
 115 (4.3/ 5)

20091117_94Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 735
 111 (4.1/ 5)

20091117_132Anand-Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 987
 107 (4.3/ 5)

20091117_89Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 660
 106 (4.1/ 5)

20091117_79Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 649
 106 (4.1/ 5)

20091116_226Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 632
 106 (4.1/ 5)

20091116_223Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 697
 106 (4.1/ 5)

20091116_243Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 712
 106 (4.1/ 5)

20091118_132Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 628
 106 (4.1/ 5)

20091118_5Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 628
 103 (4.1/ 5)

20091117_110Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 597
 103 (4.1/ 5)

20091116_209Kosteniuk-Kramnik.jpg
views: 834
 102 (4.3/ 5)

20091116_21AnandKosteniuk.jpg
views: 833
 101 (4.4/ 5)

20091116_253Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 656
 101 (4/ 5)

20091116_254Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 682
 101 (4/ 5)

20091118_298Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 743
 100 (4/ 5)

20091117_121Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 580
 98 (4.1/ 5)

20091116_231Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 710
 98 (4.1/ 5)

20091118_178Kosteniuk.jpg
views: 528
 96 (4/ 5)

page:   1   2   3   4   5   6