Tag: Nepomniachtchi

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Random Sort Ascending

Carlsen closes on retaining world chess crown after Nepomniachtchi draw

50 Views0 Comments

Norway’s Magnus Carlsen inched closer toward the fourth successful defence of his world championship on Wednesday, playing to a quiet 41-move draw with Russia’s Ian Nepomniachtchi in the 10th game of their showdown in...

Magnus Carlsen on verge of retaining title after Nepomniachtchi blunder

44 Views0 Comments

Norway’s Magnus Carlsen is on the brink of retaining his world championship after defeating Russia’s Ian Nepomniachtchi for the second time in three days on Sunday in the eighth game of their €2m ($2.26m) showdown in ...

Rare Nepomniachtchi error allows Carlsen to escape with another draw

34 Views0 Comments

Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and the Russian Ian Nepomniachtchi are no closer to a verdict in their €2m world championship match after playing to a fifth successive draw on Wednesday at the Dubai Exposition Centre. Superco...

Ian Nepomniachtchi will not be able to play next to Russia flag against Carlsen

133 Views0 Comments

Ian Nepomniachtchi’s feat in qualifying as Magnus Carlsen’s official challenger in a €2m, 14-game world title series at Dubai in November was subsequently hit on two fronts. First, having won the Candidates with a rou...

Nepomniachtchi sets up World Chess Championship date with Carlsen

106 Views0 Comments

Ian Nepomniachtchi, the 30-year-old Russian champion, will face Magnus Carlsen for the Norwegian’s world crown in Dubai this November after the Muscovite took a winning lead on Monday at the Candidates in Ekaterinburg...

Nepomniachtchi nears Candidates title and tilt at Carlsen’s world chess crown

101 Views0 Comments

Ian Nepomniachtchi is in sight of the result of his life, as the 30-year-old Russian champion leads the Candidates in Ekaterinburg, one full point ahead of a trio of Western rivals, with four rounds to go. The jackpot...