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Position of the day

Saint Louis

Nepomniachtchi - Vachier-Lagrave
A wrong leap: White played 21.Nd7? instead of 21.Nc6+! and lost material after 21...Bd6! 22.Rac1 Rd8. A traditional Sinquefield Cup is drawing to its close in the USA.

Saint Louis

Ding Liren - Caruana
A triumphal circle: 44.Nd6! Qc5 45.Ne4 Qc2 46.Nf6+ Kg6 47.Ne8. A traditional Sinquefield Cup is taking place in the USA.

Saint Louis

Karjakin - Vachier-Lagrave
What the pawns dream of: 50.Qf8+ Qg7 51.g5#! A traditional Sinquefield Cup is taking place in the USA.

Izhevsk

Tomashevsky - Alekseenko
Obstacle races: 24.Nxf7 Kxf7 25.Nc4! Evgeny Tomashevsky won the Russian Championship Superfinal in the capital of Udmurtia.

Izhevsk

Charochkina - Goryachkina
Once again about safety measures: 74.Kb6? Rb7+!, and Black saved herself. The Russian Championships Superfinals are finishing in Udmurtia.

Izhevsk

Gunina - Kosteniuk
Valentina chooses wild chess: 15.Ng5 h6 16.Qh5!? b4 17.Nce4!? The Russian Championships Superfinals are taking place in Udmurtia.

Izhevsk

Charochkina - Shafigullina
Clearing out the black squares: 31.Nxc5! The Russian Championships Superfinals are taking place in Udmurtia.

Saint Louis

Caruana - Nepomniachtchi
A missed win: 28...Rxa3! 29.bxa3 Qxa3 30.f3 Qa7!! A traditional Sinquefield Cup is taking place in the USA.

Izhevsk

Kosteniuk - Kashlinskaya
Sharp objects like forks are quite dangerous: 26.Qc5? e3+! The Russian Championships Superfinals are taking place in Udmurtia.