Champions Chess Tour
27  novembre     21h43
David’s FIDE World Championship Play of the Day: Game 2
Leon Watson    The FIDE World Championship kicked into gear in Game 2 as Magnus Carlsen and Ian Nepomniachtchi played out a breath-taking thriller but it still ended all square. Commentating on every move from the second day of the 2 million match from the regular Tour studio in Oslo was Grandmaster David...
26  novembre     21h36
David’s FIDE World Championship Play of the Day: Game 1
Leon Watson    It has finally begun The long-awaited 2021 FIDE World Championship between World Champion Magnus Carlsen and Russian challenger Ian Nepomniachtchi got off to an intense start today as first game ended in a hard-fought draw. Commentating on every move of the 2 million match from the regular Tour...
15  novembre     12h43
David talks Carlsen-Nepo, Firouzja and if he’ll play Tour 2022
Leon Watson    It’s been a busy few weeks for the Tour’s star commentator David Howell - and there’s an even busier month ahead. We caught up with him for a quick chat. The post David talks Carlsen-Nepo, Firouzja and if he’ll play Tour 2022 appeared first on Meltwater Champions Chess Tour 2021.
30  octobre     10h30
7 reasons why the Tour is awesome
Leon Watson    With the 2022 Tour just around the corner, we’ve taken a look at why the event is breaking new ground in chess. The post 7 reasons why the Tour is awesome appeared first on Meltwater Champions Chess Tour 2021.
18  octobre     09h32
First name for 2022 Tour: India’s teen star Pragg
Leon Watson    Praggnanandhaa, India’s 16-year-old superstar-in-the-making, has become the first confirmed name for the 2022 Tour. The post First name for 2022 Tour: India’s teen star Pragg appeared first on Meltwater Champions Chess Tour 2021.
05  octobre     09h43
Magnus Carlsen receives world’s first NFT chess trophy
Leon Watson    The world’s first NFT-only trophy was awarded to Meltwater Champions Chess Tour winner Magnus Carlsen in an historic moment for the game. The post Magnus Carlsen receives world’s first NFT chess trophy appeared first on Meltwater Champions Chess Tour 2021.
04  octobre     18h50
Final curtain falls on 2021 Tour with Radjabov sealing 2nd
Leon Watson    The 1.6 million Meltwater Champions Chess Tour ended today with Teimour Radjabov winning the race for second behind Magnus Carlsen. Ten months of intense competition concluded with a grandstand finish that saw both Radjabov and America’s newest chess star Levon Aronian win and Wesley So lose to...
03  octobre     19h59
Radjabov refuses to celebrate as battle for 2nd heats up
Leon Watson    Teimour Radjabov refused to celebrate after leapfrogging Wesley So into second place in the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour Finals today. The Azerbaijani star showed all his super solid skills as he secured a 2.5-1.5 win over fellow countryman Shakrhiyar Mamedyarov in a final game thriller. But in...
02  octobre     17h48
He’s done it Magnus Carlsen wins 100k and first Tour title
Leon Watson    Magnus Carlsen has won the most viewed chess event in history - the inaugural Meltwater Champions Chess Tour. The post He’s done it Magnus Carlsen wins 100k and first Tour title appeared first on Meltwater Champions Chess Tour 2021.
01  octobre     20h11
Disaster for Wesley hammers his chances of catching Magnus
Leon Watson    An historic first Meltwater Champions Chess Tour title is now Magnus Carlsen’s to lose after the challenge of his nearest-rival dramatically collapsed. US Champ Wesley So has been hot on Carlsen’s heels throughout the 1.6 million Tour’s nine-round marquee Finals event. It comes after the American...