The first quarterfinal has been scheduled and will be played on Thursday, November 19

The first quarterfinal has been scheduled and will be played on Thursday, November 19, at 9 a.m. Pacific / 18:00 Central Europe between GM Wesley So and GM Jan-Krzysztof Duda.

The 2020 Speed Chess Championship Main Event is a knockout tournament among 16 of the best grandmasters in the world who will play for a $100,000 prize fund, double the amount of last year. The tournament will run November 1-December 13, 2020 on Chess.com. Each individual match will feature 90 minutes of 5+1 blitz, 60 minutes of 3+1 blitz, and 30 minutes of 1+1 bullet chess.

 

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Vladislav Artemiev will play Magnus Carlsen in the SpeedChess quarterfinals after beating Anish Giri 15.5:11.5!

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chess.com Speed 2020 chess.com INT Sun 1st Nov 2020 – Sun 13th Dec 2020
Leading Round 1 (of 4) Standings:
Rk Name Pts
Round 2
1 Nakamura, Hikaru
1 Fedoseev, Vladimir
1 So, Wesley
1 Duda, Jan-Krzysztof
1 Carlsen, Magnus
1 Artemiev, Vladislav
1 Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime
1 Aronian, Levon
Round 1
1 Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 16.5
2 Sarin, Nihal 11.5
1 Carlsen, Magnus 24
2 Maghsoodloo, Parham 5
1 Fedoseev, Vladimir 15
2 Firouzja, Alireza 14
1 So, Wesley 18
2 Abdusattorov, Nodirbek 10
1 Aronian, Levon 14
2 Nepomniachtchi, Ian 11
1 Nakamura, Hikaru 21
2 Martirosyan, Haik 5
1 Duda, Jan-Krzysztof 17
2 Caruana, Fabiano 9
1 Artemiev, Vladislav 15.5
2 Giri, Anish 11.5
16 players

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