Opera Euro Rapid 2021 (Day 1)

Opera Euro Rapid 2021 (Day 1)

Carlsen leads the Opera Euro Rapid Preliminaries after day

Day 1 Round 5 standings: 1st Carlsen 4pts; 2nd-3rd Wesley So, Nepomniachtchi 3.5pts; 4th-6th MVL, Giri, Radjabov 3pts; 7th-10th Nakamura, Duda, Aronian, Shankland 2.5pts; 11th-13th Vidit, Grischuk, Dubov2pts; 14th-15th Ding Liren, Bluebaum 1.5pts; 16th Dominguez Perez 1pt.

Day 2 Rounds 6-10 start at 4pm GMT.

 

Carlsen: “Overall I’m very happy with my play – the spirit I had to always try for the maximum!”

Magnus leads So and Nepo by half a point despite losing his first game of the day to Wesley:

 

 

 

Magnus Carlsen: “I would say overall I’m just very happy with my play, the spirit that I had to always try for the maximum”

hampions Chess Tour Opera Euro Rapid 2021 (chess24.com INT) Sat 6th Feb 2021 – Sun 14th Feb 2021 – Official Site

Opera Euro Rapid Prelim (16 players 15 Rds SRR Indiv TC:15m+10spm)

Opera Euro Rapid KO 2021 (8 players 3 Rds Minimatch Indiv TC:15m+10spm)