The final match of the FIDE World Cup started in the Biltmore Hotel in Tbilisi on 23rd of September. Levon Aronian (Armenia) and Ding Liren (China) are competing for the first place in the World [...]
The semifinal tie-breaks started with 2 matches on the 21st of September at 3 pm local time. Ding Liren-Wesley So In the first rapid game Ding Liren had absolutely winning position against Wesley So. [...]
In the return game of the semifinal clash Levon Aronian and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave agreed for a draw after 19 moves and extended the match to the tie-break. Playing White Ding Liren got better position out [...]
Pairings for Semifinals Tie-breaks. The 1st games of the tie-breaks start at 3 PM September, 21 2017. WHITE FED. TITLE RATING vs BLACK FED. TITLE RATING Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime GM 2804 Aronian, Levon GM 2802 So, [...]
The semifinal matches of the World Cup started in the Hualing Hotel on 19th of September. Four players continue competing in the World Cup: Levon Aronian (Armenia) had white pieces against Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France), while [...]
The FIDE World Chess Cup will be held on September 2-28 of 2017, in the framework of project Check in Georgia. Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs Tariel Khechikashvili, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Aka Lodia and Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia Ketevan Bochorishvili spoke about it.