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Position of the day

Troitskaya

Inarkiev - Karjakin
The battle for opposition: an intermediate check 64.Rd8+! with the idea of 64...Ke3 65.Rb8 Rd1 (65.Re1 Rb3+) 66.Rxb2 Rd2+ 67.Rxd2 Kxd2 68.Kh2! could have saved White. In the game, Black won after 64.Rb8? Re1! 65.Rxb2 Re2+ 66.Rxe2 Kxe2.

Troitskaya

Karjakin - Inarkiev
A trap for the queen: 22...Bc7! 23.Qg5 f6 24.Qh5 Ne5! A friendly match between Sergey Karjakin and Ernesto Inarkiev is taking place in Ingushetia.

Paris

Anand - Dubov
We approached you from around the corner: 23...Be5! 24.Qg5 Bf4, and White resigned. The stage of the Grand Chess Tour is taking place in the capital of France.

Paris

Nepomniachtchi - Caruana
A classic breakthrough: 37.d5! The stage of the Grand Chess Tour finished in the capital of France.

Biel

Maghsoodloo - Vidit
The trust that went bust. A pin-themed combination 19.Nfxe5 Nxe5 20.Nxe5 Rxe5 21.f4 happened to be defective because of 21...Qe6! A traditional chess festival is taking place in Switzerland.

Paris

Caruana - Grischuk
If you have hung a pistol on the wall, then it should be fired: 35...Nf3+! The stage of the Grand Chess Tour is taking place in the capital of France.

Paris

Giri - Vachier-Lagrave
An unobvious 47.Rg2! could have saved White, but in the game he had to resign after 47.Kf2? Nd3+!. The stage of the Grand Chess Tour is taking place in the capital of France.

Helsingør

Korobov - Antonsen
If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen: 24.exd4! Bxe2 25.dxe5 Bxd1 26.hxg6! Xtracon Chess Open is taking place in Denmark.

China

Li Chao - Cheparinov
Too many pins per square meter: 23.Rd6!, and Black resigned. The national team championship is taking place in China.