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Position of the day

Wijk aan Zee

Rapport - Shankland
A study in a practical game: 74...h6!! led to victory, but after 74...h5 the game ended in a draw. The first super tournament of the year is taking place in the Netherlands.

Wijk aan Zee

Maghsoodloo - Korobov
Taking out excesses: 27...Ng3+! A traditional chess festival started in the Netherlands.

Delhi

Ghaem Maghami - Debankan
When defense is cracking at the seams: 25.a4! a6 26.Nd7 Qg7 27.Nb6, and White won. A big chess festival started in the capital of India.

Stockholm

Liang - Nabaty
Jump of a dream: 22...Ne5!? Tamir Nabaty won a traditional Rilton Cup.

Stockholm

Gajewski - Nabaty
Hail of blows: 24...Rxe3! 25.Ng1 Bxg3! A traditional Rilton Cup is taking place in the capital of Sweden.

Saint Petersburg

Lagno - Ju Wenjun
A l'abordage: 17.Ne6!? Kateryna Lagno won the King Salman World Women's Blitz Championship in Saint Petersburg.

Saint Petersburg

Bosiocic - Carlsen
A trapped queen: after 20...Qf7! 21.Qc1 Ne2 White had to resign. The King Salman World Blitz Championship is taking place in Saint Petersburg.

Saint Petersburg

Gelfand - Saric
It seemed that nothing could go wrong: 47.Bc4+ Kg6 48.Ra6+! Kxf5 49.Bd3#. The King Salman World Rapid Championships finished in Saint Petersburg.

Saint Petersburg

Svidler - Andreikin
Kings never dream of such journeys: 25...Qxh2+! 26.Kxh2 Rxh4+ 27.Kg3 Rh3+ 28.Kf4 Rf3+ 29.Ke5 Rg6!, and White resigned. The King Salman World Rapid Championships are taking place in Saint Petersburg.