Chess chat with a coupla cheeky chaps! International Master Lawrence Trent, Grandmaster Stephen Gordon, and host Macauley Peterson sound off on current events in the professional chess world.
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Over the last few years, Lawrence established himself as the voice of live chess broadcasting. I have some experience in this line of work,and can testify first-hand how hard it is to balance being informative and entertaining, and keep the audience interested for hours on end.Lawrence carries it off with aplomb, and great flair. The fact that he is a very nice bloke as well is an added bonus.
Grandmaster Peter Svidler, 7-time Russian Champion
Lawrence is a natural commentator, he brings a great mix of excitement, humour and education to any event.
Grandmaster Mickey Adams, England Number 1
The silent symbolism of chess needs distinctive voices to bring the game's exquisite tension to life. Lawrence has that kind of voice; an engaging mixture of playful inquiry and serious fun.
Grandmaster Jonathan Rowson, Author & British chess champion 2004-6
Lawrence is a wonderful, fun guy to work with. It is always a great pleasure commentating with him.
Grandmaster Nigel Short, Former World Championship Finalist and England Number 2
Roy has to go. Bloke doesn't have a scooby. Bring Rashford on with 15 to go, no? Kane awful. Hart a lot to answer for. Shambles all of it.
27 Jun 16 09:10 pm
RT @GaryLineker : The worst defeat in our history. England beaten by a country with more volcanoes than professional footballers. Well playe…
27 Jun 16 08:51 pm
No longer the worst performing Sterling this month pic.twitter.com/n8p87JHp77
24 Jun 16 12:21 pm
RT @Anna_Chess : #GrandChessTour as seen from my spot! :) #Leuven #chess #c24live pic.twitter.com/9kEyVvs5b9
20 Jun 16 01:24 pm
Game face on. Let's do this! @FabianoCaruana #GrandChessTour
17 Jun 16 11:53 am