GM Joel’s Chess Week Recap - Episode 8
Player(s): Perez Ponsa, Ivanchuk, Matlakov, Carlsen, Henriquez, Jakovenko, Korobov
GM Ivanchuk is the new Chess Rapid Champion! the old boy had a fantastic tournament, and tied for first with Carlsen and Grischuk, winning the title on tiebreaks. After the Blitz Title Ivanchuk won in 2007, he was able to add this important title to his amazing palmares. GM Joel this week recaps the World Rapid Champonship for us, showing games that allowed Ivanchuk to win the tournament, and the top moments in Carlsen's games.