Live via Skype: Espen Agdestein

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Special guest Monday: Espen Agdestein

Monday, September 2, shortly after 16:00 CET (10:00 AM EDT) FM Espen Agdestein, manager of Magnus Carlsen, joined commentators Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam and Nigel Short via Skype to talk about the 2013 World Cup in Tromso.

Live via Skype: Garry Kasparov!

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Special guest today: Garry Kasparov

Today, August 31, former World Champion Garry Kasparov joined commentators Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam and Nigel Short via Skype to talk about the 2013 World Cup in Tromso.

Korobov Interview

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Interview with Anton Korobov from the live webcast with IM Lawrence Trent and GM Susan Polgar:

Kramnik Interview

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Interview with Vladimir Kramnik from the live webcast with IM Lawrence Trent and GM Susan Polgar:

Interview with Anish Giri

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Dutch GM Anish Giri speaks to Susan Polgar before the start of the FIDE World Cup.

 

Karpov in Oslo

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Anatoly Karpov, ambassador for the 2014 Chess Olympiad, was in Oslo on August 7-9th. He met with Minister for the Environment Bård Vegar Solhjell, gave interviews to the Norwegian media, made a speech and played blitz chess in Oslo Chess Club.

Who are the favorites to win?

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Interviews with grandmasters from the Norwegian national team, Jon Ludvig Hammer and Leif Erlend Johannessen, about the FIDE World Cup 2013 and who they consider to be the favorites to win.