chess24 Legends of Chess line-up revealed
General Jul 13, 2020 | 11:00 AM 40

chess24 Legends of Chess line-up revealed

World Champion Magnus Carlsen will be joined by his great predecessors Vishy Anand and Vladimir Kramnik for the chess24 Legends of Chess, the 4th and final event before the Grand Final of the $1 million Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour. Boris Gelfand, Vasyl Ivanchuk, Peter Leko and Peter Svidler are the other legends invited to take part alongside qualifiers Anish Giri, Ian Nepomniachtchi and Ding Liren. The event runs from Tuesday July 21st to Wednesday August 5th.




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    Quick chat with... David Kramaley, chess entrepreneur

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  • Reports Jul 3, 2020 | 8:03 AM 0

    Chessable Masters 12: It’s on! A Carlsen-Giri final

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    FantasyChess Finals Contest for Chessable Masters

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  • Reports Jul 2, 2020 | 6:57 AM 2

    Chessable Masters 11: Magnus in the final

    Magnus Carlsen is in the final of the Chessable Masters after beating Ding Liren twice with the black pieces on the way to a 2.5:0.5 victory. It means the World Champion has now beaten the world numbers 2 and 3 in consecutive mat...

  • Interviews Jul 2, 2020 | 6:00 AM 2

    Quick chat with... Pentala Harikrishna, India's immense talent

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  • Reports Jun 30, 2020 | 11:03 PM 23

    Chessable Masters 10: Magnus the Magnanimous

    World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen deliberately lost a game in 4 moves but still went on to beat world no. 3 Ding Liren on an extraordinary first day of the Chessable Masters semi-finals. Magnus was making up for Ding losing a d...

  • Reports Jun 29, 2020 | 9:52 PM 3

    Chessable Masters 9: Ding sets up Carlsen showdown

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  • Reports Jun 29, 2020 | 8:17 AM 4

    Chessable Masters 8: Giri in semis, Naka makes comeback

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  • General Jun 29, 2020 | 4:00 AM 0

    Semifinals FantasyChess Contest

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