Tata steel chess 2022
Who will win the 2022 Tata Steel chess tournament?
Photo: Lennart Ootes/Tata Steel Chess. GM Magnus Carlsen continues to lead the 2022 Tata Steel Chess Tournament despite missing a win in his game with GM Vidit Gujrathi in round 11. GM Richard Rapport is half a point behind after getting a forfeit win vs. GM Daniil Dubov, who dropped out of the tournament because of a positive Covid test.
Why did the 2021 Chess World Cup winner lose so badly?
The 2021 winner misplayed a knight endgame vs. GM Richard Rapport and lost rather unnecessarily. The Hungarian player felt he had been extremely lucky because he was the one fighting to equalize in the opening.
Would Carlsen have snapped off Mamedyarovs chess piece?
Carlsen would later say: I would have snapped it off I think, as Black! I think he must have seen some of my fathers blitz games cause he always does this on move two, 1.d4 Nf6 2.g4; thats his pet opening, which is probably considerably worse version than what Mamedyarov did.
Did Mamedyarov beat Carlsen?
Mamedyarov Beats Carlsen, Wins Biel With Round To Spare. An excellent tournament turned into a brilliant tournament for Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, who today beat Magnus Carlsen for the first time in a decade and won the Biel Chess Festival with a round to spare.
Is Mamedyarov Carlsens client?
Ever since, Mamedyarov was Carlsens “client” (or “bunny”, as GM Ian Rogers called it!), like Hikaru Nakamura was too, for several years. But things have changed. Rogers was discussing it with GM Danny King in the live broadcast of the ninth round.
Who won the Biel Chess Festival?
An excellent tournament turned into a brilliant tournament for Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, who today beat Magnus Carlsen for the first time in a decade and won the Biel Chess Festival with a round to spare.
Who won Carlsen vs Vachier-Lagrave?
Through a miracle of some kind, World Champion Magnus Carlsen on Thursday managed to avoid losing the classical against GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, and then pulled a win from a chaotic armageddon game.