The current world chess champion Norwegian Magnus Carlsen and Russian GM Sergey Karjakin ended in a draw and the second game of the match for the title of strongest chess player on the planet.
Karjakin this time was playing the white pieces. Thus, after the second meeting, over the checkered Board, the score is equal – 1:1.
“The opposition has not caused me difficulties, though I was hoping to seize the initiative, was quoted as saying by the Norwegian Dagbladet. – Both parties came out very exciting. When playing black, I have not experienced problems, although I always try to play to win”.
“The party was not too entertaining, but a draw in the fights was very hard,” said short Karjakin.
Third party, in which white will play Carlsen, will take place on Monday, November 14. The match consists of 12 games with classical time control, held in new York.