2017 London Chess Classic: Round 1 – opens chess festival in London – drop in for LIVE view

2017 London Chess Classic
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2017 London Chess

2017 London Chess Classic – it is round 1 – Drop in for a LIVE look at what is going on. Saturday 2 December day of rest.  Live returns Sunday December 3 at 2pm

The final leg of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour is upon us with Round 1 of the London Chess Classic today. Watch your favorites, GM Hikaru Nakamura, GM Fabiano Caruana. Grand Master Wesley So, GM Levon Aronian.

GM Ian Nepomniachtchi, GM Magnus Carlsen. Plus, GM Mickey Adams, GM Sergey Karjakin.  GM Vishy Anand, and GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave.

They vie for the 2017 Grand Chess Tour and 2017 London Chess Classic Winners’ Crown.

Commentary provided by GM Cristian Chirila. Also GM Yasser Seirawan, and WGM Jennifer Shahade, with GM Maurice Ashley reporting live from London.

It is one of the most challenging games to play between two people.  The ninth event kicks off from the Google HQ in Kings Cross, London.

Crowds already filling the area. The current champion Magnus Carlsen praised London’s clubs as he prepares to defend his title.

The creme de la creme have assembled in London to ensure that the year will end with some top quality fayre. Exciting for the players and the spectators.

Continues at the Olympia Conference Centre from 3 – 11 December

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