What is NO CASTLING CHESS!!? | Vishy Anand VS Vladimir Kramnik Match!

No Castling Chess is an interesting new #Chess variant developed by Former World Champion #VladimirKramnik

In this video, We discuss “No Castling” Chess, how it was developed, and the match that happened in Dortmund.

Read Kramnik’s article on how he came up with No Castling Chess:

#VishyAnand and Kramnik played a four-game match in Dortmund, alongside the famous Dortmund Chess Festival.
Viswanathan Anand ended up winning the match 2.5 to 1.5 thanks to his win in round 1 which is analyzed in the video.

All games from the match in Dortmund:

00:00 ~ Introduction
00:37 ~ What is No Castling Chess?
2:00 ~ Kramnik and DeepMind (AlphaZero) collab
4:13 ~ Anand vs Kramnik Match in Dortmund
9:31 ~ Outro

All photo credits: (Also Official Website)

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  1. No castling is good ..but Chess 960 is more fun atleast for me.

  2. Very well explained.. Rakesh bhai 🔥❤️❤️ and Vishy OP ❤️❤️

    Ofcourse no castling variant is fun and I'm sure all players will love this . 🙂
    Waiting for chesscom to come out with variant too if not out already 😀

  3. My pragg prediction going correct till now IG I will get diamond membership this time😅.

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