Gelfand Challenge sees 20 young stars fight to join Champions – chess24

20 of the worlds best young male and female chess players will compete on chess24 from June 10-13 in the Gelfand Challenge, the second event on the $100,000 Julius Baer Challengers Chess Tour. The line-up, split into Team Kramnik and Team Polgar, is the same, as they aim to follow in the footsteps of 15-year-old Indian prodigy Praggnanandhaa last time around and qualify for the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour. Well once again have live commentary on all the action here on chess24, with the games beginning at 15:00 CEST.

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Magnus Carlsen chess games – 365Chess.com

Bio Magnus Carlsen was born in Tnsberg, Norway on November 30, 1990.Since childhood, he was trained by the master Simen Agdestein achieving incredible results being considered the Mozart of Chess.He was the youngest player to reach first position in the ranking at the age of 19 and at 22 he was the youngest player to reach 2800 ELO.

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Vidit Chess Tour: Aronyak and Gukesh in the final – Chessbase News

Besides the Champions Chess Tour, aVidit Chess Tour is taking place as a qualifying event for the tour organized by the Magnus Carlsen Group.This online tournament is being played as a knockout on March 4-7 with 16 playersfrom Indiaon the chess24 platform. The participants qualified to the event by playingpreliminaryblitz tournaments. The first two players from each blitz open tournament qualified tothe knockout tournament.

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