Carlsen vs Nakamura / Fischer Random / Day 2

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Tata Steel 2018 / Masters / Round 13 / Final

by National Life Master Loal Davis   The Final Results Carlsen & Giri tied for first place.  Carlsen won the Blitz playoff although they both split the money.     Wesley So   Wesley So won a smashing victory in the last round of the Tata Steel Masters 2018 Tournament.  … Continue reading

Tata Steel 2018 / Masters / Round 12

  There were three decisive games in the penultimate round.  There is tight cluster of contenders for top places.  Carlsen and Giri are tied for the lead at 8.5 points.  A half point behind is Mamedyarov.  A half point behind that are Anand and Kramnik.  And – a half point … Continue reading