28 May 2020
Lindores Abbey Rapid Challenge: Daniil Dubov Takes the Lead Against Ding Liren
Magnus Carlsen crushes Hikaru Nakamura.
The semifinals of the Lindores Abbey Rapid Challenge started on Chess24.com.
Daniil Dubov won the first game against Ding Liren; however, then the Chinese grandmaster fought back. The third encounter was drawn, but the Russian defeated his rival in the fourth one winning the match 2.5-1.5.
Magnus Carlsen crushed Hikaru Nakamura 3-0.
The second round of the semifinals will be held on May 29.