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Palma de Mallorca

Riazantsev - Rapport
By weak forces: 36...Bh3! 37.Bxh3 (37.Bh1 Bg4! 38.Bg2 Bf3 39.Bf1 e2 did’t save as well) 37...Nf3+, and White resigned. The final leg of the FIDE Grand Prix Series started in Spain.

Moscow

Sychev - Antipov
Major pieces are hitting afar: 24...Rxa4! 25.Bxa4 Qa7+. The second part of the Yuri Eliseev Memorial started at the Tigran Petrosian Chess Club.

Tarvisio

Abdumalik - Khomeriki
As Steinitz taught us, the king can help defend himself: 16.Kg3! World Junior under 20 Champions is taking place in Italy.

Palma de Mallorca

Nakamura - Radjabov
Uncharacteristic exchange of queens: after 20.Qd6!? Bxd6 21.exd6 material will be won back and the d7-pawn will be blocked. The final leg of the FIDE Grand Prix Series started in Spain.

Palma de Mallorca

Hammer - Svidler
After 34...Ng4! it was Black who gave mate. The final leg of the FIDE Grand Prix Series started in Spain.

Palma de Mallorca

Vallejo - Radjabov
Give way to the King’s Indian bishop: 20...e4! The final leg of the FIDE Grand Prix Series started in Spain.

Palma de Mallorca

Inarkiev - Li Chao
Passed pawns are asking for the fire: 24.Rd7! The final leg of the FIDE Grand Prix Series started in Spain.

Moscow

Dubov - Artemiev
Both stylish and strong: 16.Rxf6! Yuri Eliseev Memorial started at the Tigran Petrosian Chess Club.

Saint Louis

Ding Liren - Carlsen
One move and I’ll shoot: 78.Ke3?? Rd3+, and White resigns. Champions Showdown finished in the USA.