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Position of the day

Skopje

Gelfand - Bartel
Royal hunt: 41.Kf3! gxf4 42.R6xd5+ Kc4 43.Kg4, and Black resigned. The European Individual Championship is taking place in the capital of North Macedonia.

Skopje

Dubov - Lomasov
Insinuating move with serious threats: 20.c3! The European Individual Championship is taking place in the capital of North Macedonia.

Skopje

Gelfand - Petrov
He couldn't do it another way: 23.e5! The European Individual Championship is taking place in the capital of North Macedonia.

Skopje

Maze - Cheparinov
The king is well-protected only by sight: 32...Rc2!, and White resigned. The European Individual Championship is taking place in the capital of North Macedonia.

Skopje

Artemiev - Kulaots
White cavalry's feat: 19.Nxf7! Kxf7 20.Nxe6! The European Individual Championship is taking place in the capital of North Macedonia.

Skopje

Mamedov - Pultinevicius
Blunder of the day: a pawn endgame turned out to be hopeless for White after 72.Ke3?? Qb6+!. The European Individual Championship started in the capital of North Macedonia.

Daventry

Sarakauskas - McShane
All-pervading forks: 21...f4! 22.Nxf4 Rxf4 23.Bxf4 Bxg2! Yet another matches of the Four Nations Chess League were played in the UK.

Prague

Gelfand - Harikrishna
Wrapping up the rival with pins: 22.Bc6! Nfd7 23.Rac1 Qd8 24.Nxb5!, and Black resigned. The International Chess Festival finished in the capital of the Czech Republic.

Astana

Ganguly - Nepomniachtchi
Black starts and makes draw. White does not prevent it. The World Team Championships finished in the capital of Kazakhstan.