GM Joel’s Chess Week Recap - Episode 9
Opening: C11, A34, A07, C42:
Player(s): Prince, Volkov, Bluebaum, Sarkar, Praggnanandhaa, Rasmussen, Karjakin, Jobava
GM Sergey Karjakin is the new Blitz World Champion. In a thrilling finish, Sergey entered last round half a point behind Magnus Carlsen, who was in the sole lead. Carlsen drew his game and Sergey won on tiebreak! GM Joel shows one of the games that Karjakin played in the Blitz World Championship, and then moves on to show us games from the Rilton Cup. Another great chess week recap by GM Benjamin!