Apart from the Men’s and Women’s World Championships, there are numerous other interesting chess events taking place. Following are some games which I consider interesting and worth taking a closer look. Enjoy!
gm Malakhov,V – gm Palac,M
The tournament in Zagreb (called ‘Peace Tournament) was won by the Indian star Adhiban. Congrats!
Bacrot and Ivanchuk captured 2nd and 3rd place respectively.
From the Ugra Open
gm Bocharov,D – gm Svetlov,D23.11.2018 (1-0)
gm Sjugirov – gm Ponkratov23.11.2018 (1-0)
im Oganian,M – gm Bocharov,D22.11.2018 (0-1)
Cover photo of Paraguay’s women’s Olympic team that participated in Batumi.