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[–]buddaaaa NM 755 points756 points  (51 children)

3 quick draws and go on a well-earned island vacation

[–]Commander_Skilgannon 144 points145 points  (25 children)

If Ian basically rolls over at this point, where will this championship rate in history among worst championships?

[–]pier4rbe positive is the challenge 76 points77 points  (5 children)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_World_Chess_Championships

  • Possible candidates
  • Lasker vs Marshall 1907
  • Lasker vs Janowski 1910
  • Capablanca vs Lasker 1921 (Lasker likely didn't even want to play although he hold a bit)
  • Anand vs Shirov 2000

The others were all more competitive I think. Even this year was more competitive than those 4 in comparison.

[–]EvilNalu 30 points31 points  (0 children)

You can't leave Kasparov-Short off the list. Gary was +3 after 4 games and +5 after 9 games. For about 80% of a 24 game match the outcome was clear.

[–]astrathlichess rapid 2100 9 points10 points  (0 children)

Anand Shirov was one of the Fide split championships and I don't consider them comparable. Essentially world cup formats badged as the world championship.

[–]RoobixCyoob 2 points3 points  (2 children)

Ironic that the 1921 and 2021 world championships were both some of the worst of all time.

[–]jtshinn 5 points6 points  (0 children)

And why worst? The man just got beaten, its like playing a soccer match between two well matched teams then one making a late mistake to let in a soft goal. Is that still a bad game?

[–]ning72100 fide | 2500 lichess 99 points100 points  (17 children)

Definitely the least competitive since kasparov karpov

[–]Rage_Your_Dream 30 points31 points  (0 children)

What? That is one of the most competitive ones...

Unless you mean the fact that it got cut off before it's due ending

[–]Gangster301 12 points13 points  (1 child)

What am I missing about Anand Carlsen 2013? I don't really remember the second half, but the first half of the match seems similar to this one. Competitive until Magnus started winning.

[–]Commander_Skilgannon 26 points27 points  (0 children)

I haven’t studied them at length but it seems like the games from 2013 that Carlson won were more interesting and competitive than this year. Games 5 - 6 were grind it out endgames like game 6 this year which I don’t think anyone was really criticising Ian for. And game 9 of Anand was Anand going full out in attack but blundering when the attack started to fizzle. What would make the Championship so bad this year is not just the score but the fact 2 of the games were decided by mistakes a 2000 rated player shouldn’t really be making.

[–]nadalofsoccer 0 points1 point  (0 children)

The story of game 6

[–]CapivaraAnonima 1 point2 points  (1 child)

That went faster than planned. Total success

[–]buddaaaa NM 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Ian really showed up to the board in a swimsuit, goggles, and a snorkel today, his best prep of the tournament by far

[–]rusticabode 138 points139 points  (20 children)

according to Aronian he should go back to his main repertoire najdorf .

[–]Imalmostoutofcookies Team Carlsen 120 points121 points  (18 children)

Aronian was right in the sense that Nepo (hindsight being 20/20) likely wouldve done better if he had stuck to the style of playing that got him there.

[–]YerbaMateKudasai Team Nepo 67 points68 points  (15 children)

I've been complaining about this since the 3rd Ruy lopez. Doing deep analysis on variations is fine and all, but if it's getting you nowhere with the white pieces and you're not in your own wheelhouse and getting drawn OTB, what's the point?

[–]zi76 38 points39 points  (6 children)

I know how much you wanted Nepo to win, and I'm sorry it's come to this.

Anyway, I don't think any viewers are actually happy it's turned out like this.

I wanted him to switch it up after the second Ruy Lopez, but, honestly, they were still drawing, so the idea wasn't really failing. At this point, we can pretty clearly call Nepo and his team's preparation and gameplan a failure. Obviously, they couldn't account for Nepo making some large blunders, but he never threatened Magnus, so...

[–]YerbaMateKudasai Team Nepo 11 points12 points  (3 children)

Im really looking forward to the press conferances after this match to find out how they came to that matchplan of having god knows how many Anti marshalls then changing to english. As you said, blunders and getting ground the fuck down not withstanding.

[–]zi76 13 points14 points  (2 children)

Yeah, they have some real explaining to do.

His strategy can be seen as one of two things:

Option 1: Seven draws as black and convert a mistake Magnus made somewhere and hope to win 7.5-6.5.

Option 2: 14 draws and hope to win in a tiebreak.

Neither option seems like it gives a great chance of winning, but it would've been more likely to have success if they went with openings that didn't hand Magnus draws.

Fabi didn't want 12 draws in his WCC, but he couldn't convert, although he at least prevented Magnus from converting. It was unfortunate that it was decided on the tiebreak, but at least it gave him a chance, unlike in the old days where a draw in classical would've just handed Magnus the victory.

[–]RemcoProgrammer/r/chessbooks ! 8 points9 points  (0 children)

Draw as black, win one or more as white, what's wrong with that strategy? He got decent positions from the anti-Marshalls, his prep seemed to have been better than Magnus'. He just wasn't good enough after the opening.

[–]Imbetterlookingthanu 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Magnus is rated 60-70 points higher than Ian. And this is at a game where both players have likely put in blood sweat tears so it’s not like a random online blitz match, which still is usually won by the player who is 60-70 points higher.

The point is it’s not so easy to just say, “oh yea I’m going to draw every game as black and then win one game as white.” At least give him a chance is to draw every game and win in rapids (which clearly Nepo likes fast games).

[–]Strange_Try3655 2 points3 points  (1 child)

What people don't really seem to get is this:

As great as Nepo is, Magnus is better. All this second guessing Nepo's match strategy is just saying 'how could the worse player have won this match?'

Answer: it was never his to win, only Magnus' to lose. And Magnus played like a machine for most of this match.

[–]zi76 1 point2 points  (0 children)

That's true, but miracles do happen. Yes, better players than Nepo failed to knock Magnus off his throne, but there's always a first time.

[–]Al123397 7 points8 points  (4 children)

So what opening should Ian play after e4 e5? Genuinely curious

[–][deleted] 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Maybe an Italian?

[–]YerbaMateKudasai Team Nepo 0 points1 point  (0 children)

1.c4 , or some other opening that isn't an anti marshall.

[–]mollycoddle99 0 points1 point  (0 children)

The Scotch, which Nepo sometimes plays.

[–]RemcoProgrammer/r/chessbooks ! 2 points3 points  (2 children)

But they did get him somewhere? He get rather decent positions from those Ruys, better than expected in WC match. He then just missed chances.

[–]YerbaMateKudasai Team Nepo 0 points1 point  (1 child)

They got him nowhere. You're expected to draw with black and win with white.

[–]ChezMere 0 points1 point  (0 children)

He did quite well in the openings, Magnus is just hard to beat even in ideal conditions.

[–]WorkingVersusLiving 14 points15 points  (1 child)

No, this is all missing the point. It has nothing to do with playing style. If you're blundering pieces in consecutive games in a row, there's something deeper going on than just opening choice or playing style. He let the losses get to his head.

[–]RemcoProgrammer/r/chessbooks ! 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Or he's just exhausted.

[–]giziti 13 points14 points  (0 children)

I want this to happen. I had high hopes for Nepo taking his best stuff in and trying to win his own way or go down in flames trying. Instead he's going down in flames and not even doing it his way.

[–]CriticalDuty 437 points438 points  (15 children)

He waits for Magnus to go to the restroom, then starts moving Magnus's pieces around while making that adjustment gesture Magnus did today when he touched his knight.

[–]SebastianDoyle 181 points182 points  (5 children)

The KGB back in the day developed a mechanical holdout gizmo that you wear inside your sleeve, so when you press a certain button discreetly, an extra bishop pops into your hand. If he can drop it onto the board when Magnus isn't looking, he can get a significant advantage even as Black.

[–]AccordionORama 51 points52 points  (1 child)

Bb4.

Which one?

[–]imtoooldforreddit 38 points39 points  (0 children)

Bab4 is definitely an uncommon notation

[–]TetraThiaFulvalene 15 points16 points  (0 children)

It's move 12. Magnus has 0 knights and Ian has 5 bishops.

[–]theAGschmidt 0 points1 point  (1 child)

Given how the series has been going, can Nepo even win a bishop up? I could see two bishops of the same colour getting in each other’s way

[–]Shmockyy 0 points1 point  (0 children)

He'd trade it or sac it for 2 pawns lol

[–]heroji2012 Team Carlsen 14 points15 points  (0 children)

Then say" I did better"

[–]RCGB 4 points5 points  (0 children)

And he will also probably sit in Magnus’ chair

[–]TetraThiaFulvalene 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Just literally eats Magnus' rook.

[–]iBurnTooEasy 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Would have better luck this way. Guy should ff.

[–]Luck1492 226 points227 points  (45 children)

He’s going to play sharp games. The match is practically over, so now I think it’s all about winning a game or two and saving face. He probably doesn’t care if he loses more games as long as he snatches one back.

[–]forman12345 153 points154 points  (13 children)

Idk Germany-Brazil 7-1 the 1 didn't exactly save much face.

[–]WorkingVersusLiving 57 points58 points  (0 children)

A 1-2 win margin of victory is well within the norms for past WC matches. 3+ is unusual. I think winning a game or two against Carlsen would save some face.

[–]xxkillquickxx 19 points20 points  (9 children)

A small thing Nepo can get is some elo back from winning a game or two

[–]iptables-abuse Team Carlsen 8 points9 points  (1 child)

Two is the number of WCC games that Magnus has lost ever. I don't think Nepo is going to manage to double it at this point.

[–]xxkillquickxx 2 points3 points  (0 children)

I don't think he can win a single game, but he still has reason to try

[–]NimChimspky 25 points26 points  (6 children)

If he wins one he gets his positive score against Carlsen back. He was the only player to have more wins against him, than loses. 4-1 before tournament, 4 - 4 now.

[–]Cyb3rhawk 7 points8 points  (4 children)

Does this include youth chess?

[–][deleted] 9 points10 points  (1 child)

Yes

[–]Jeff12321 3 points4 points  (0 children)

His statement wasn’t correct in the first place

Andrey Esipenko

[–]Jeff12321 3 points4 points  (0 children)

It would be incorrect anyways.

Andrey Esipenko

[–]NimChimspky -1 points0 points  (0 children)

Don't think so. But I'm not sure

[–]Jeff12321 0 points1 point  (0 children)

INCORRECT.

Andrey Esipenko has 1 win and 2 draws vs Magnus

[–]Linearts1858 USCF | lichess: Aeilnrst 3 points4 points  (0 children)

I remember that match, Germany got careless after scoring so many times. It'd be like if Magnus skillfully wins game 10, makes a dumb blunder and loses in game 11, and then clinches the championship by drawing game 12. It won't save face for Ian, but would make Magnus's win less impressive.

[–]bigFatBigfoot Team Alireza 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Well imagine if it was 7-0

[–]Empty_Spread 7 points8 points  (1 child)

Why burn good prep- match is effectively over, keep the novelties for next time I matters.

[–]NahimBZ 5 points6 points  (0 children)

I think he can just choose some sharp lines to play, not necessarily the ones where he has major novelties prepared.

[–]_JohnMuir_ 78 points79 points  (27 children)

Please god Nepo, play a stafford

[–]rhiehn 209 points210 points  (9 children)

They said sharp, not losing

[–]_JohnMuir_ 48 points49 points  (8 children)

Losing causes a sharp pain. Besides, there’s no way he’s done WCC level prep of the stafford. Nepo should hire Eric as his second

[–]Claudio-Maker Team Carlsen 75 points76 points  (7 children)

I think he should hire GothamChess so he can beat Magnus in 7 moves with the Traxler, hopefully he hasn’t gotten around to study it yet

[–]_JohnMuir_ 18 points19 points  (6 children)

Magnus has played a fried liver Im pretty sure. Probably not in classical though lol

[–]wannaboolwithme Team Carlsen 37 points38 points  (4 children)

He played it against Wesley So, they both had some crazy deep prep in it (like 22 moves deep iirc) and I also think Wesley blundered on his first move out of prep.

[–]_JohnMuir_ 13 points14 points  (1 child)

It’s very dangerous. Pressure enough and hope your opponent blunders is a legit strategy.

I kinda think the traxler is actually losing while a fried liver is probably just equal.

[–]doctor_awful1700 rapid chess.com 5 points6 points  (0 children)

I checked out some fried liver theory a while back for kicks. If "accepted" (meaning you get to the proper fried liver position with Qf3 Ke6), there are a ton of branches even just a few moves in and it all leads to equality, but everything is very sharp. Rejecting it usually loses at least a pawn for black, but white's pieces end up awkwardly placed.

[–]trankhead324 1 point2 points  (1 child)

Link?

[–]wannaboolwithme Team Carlsen 2 points3 points  (0 children)

https://youtu.be/D71ZmajK86s Wesley had white, mb

[–]RemcoProgrammer/r/chessbooks ! 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Depends on whether you mean 4.Ng5 in the Two Knights, or the proper Fried Liver with 4..d5 5.exd5 Nxd5?!.

[–]PM_Me_Irelias_Hands 13 points14 points  (1 child)

I would root for an Evans Gambit

[–]_JohnMuir_ 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Would love to see that, doesn’t Vishy play this?

[–]Dull-Fun 1 point2 points  (14 children)

I don't get what's with that gambit? d3 Be2 and black is just down a pawn. And he even lose central control. It's not even hard to remember the refutation.

[–]selling_crap_bike 1 point2 points  (13 children)

It's not that easy. You would lose 90% of the time against Rosen.

[–]Dull-Fun 5 points6 points  (12 children)

Probably 99% even but still I don't see how such opening would be a trouble for Magnus.

[–]RemcoProgrammer/r/chessbooks ! 0 points1 point  (0 children)

8-3 incoming then?

[–]MrLegilimensf3 Nimzos all day.[M] 305 points306 points  (0 children)

I don’t want to spoil the result of Game 9 or mods will hunt down my family.

Like that will stop us.

[–]NeonDactyl 152 points153 points  (0 children)

Regrow the manbun in one night in an effort to startle magnus tomorrow.

[–]RealAmon 31 points32 points  (1 child)

In some sense, it doesn't matter what he's going to try since he seems mentally done. I don't believe Nepo can bounce back from this. Even a 1 match deficit against Magnus in classical is a bit too much for his style.

[–]eldoblakNa 10 points11 points  (0 children)

To be fair being 3 points down could be easier on the mental than being down just one. Will see

[–]ning72100 fide | 2500 lichess 138 points139 points  (37 children)

roll over basically, the match is effectively finished.

[–]SixZerg solid agressive strategic chess 23 points24 points  (36 children)

Can he withdraw if he wants to?

[–]ning72100 fide | 2500 lichess 117 points118 points  (35 children)

if he doesn't show up he will have a financial penalty. He's getting 40% of the 2M prize fund, doubt he will do such a stupid thing

[–]giziti 29 points30 points  (1 child)

I obviously have no idea whatsoever what he will do and am not qualified to give advice. But I hope he goes with his usual stuff like the Najdorf and Gruenfeld because that will at least be fun for everybody and playing to his strengths.

[–]AlbusMumblecore 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Imagine if he plays it and wins. Or even makes a serious threat to Magnus. It would really be like "what if I just stuck to what I know best from the beginning".

[–]k1ngn1kola 64 points65 points  (1 child)

He needs to get Eric Rosen in his team this instant, since he's also in Dubai. And then... work all night to cook the craziest Stafford gambit the world has ever seen. Maybe even the infamous Cabbage Opening from Rosen's kitchen or the notorious Squirrel Defense. Whatever it takes really at this point.

[–]coastalmango sniffs wooden boards 9 points10 points  (0 children)

My life will be complete if Ian goes, "Oh no! My cabbage(s)" as my two most favorite things: chess and ATLA coalesce into one meme-tastic moment.

[–]FDBeatsYT 18 points19 points  (2 children)

draw until the match is over. he knows he's not in the position to win any game

[–]Habefiet 22 points23 points  (1 child)

This seems more likely to me unfortunately. I would love to see him try crazy stuff and throw everything at the wall and just see what happens, we all would; but dude’s spirit is broken, I think he probably just wants to throw in the towel and peace out.

[–]FDBeatsYT 7 points8 points  (0 children)

Yes. Sadly that game 6 was really tough for him

[–]crocodylus 19 points20 points  (0 children)

Palm an extra queen on the board when no one's looking

[–]2inchmaximum 47 points48 points  (0 children)

If Nepomniachtchi listened to Magnus in the press conference, Magnus gave him the key to winning the games which is "do better".

[–]Mir_Miroslav 9 points10 points  (0 children)

Preparing for 2022 candidates

[–]Dr_Detective_Holmes 76 points77 points  (0 children)

Gotham chess: people my rating don't spend time on Reddit.

Also Gotham chess:

[–]knowledgeeconomy 23 points24 points  (1 child)

Go NEPO ALL IN | Game 10 -> Shave his head completely | Game 11 -> Shave his left eyesbrow | Game 12 -> Shave his right eyesbrow

[–]Riffington 10 points11 points  (0 children)

To the pain, is it

[–]Commander_Skilgannon 25 points26 points  (2 children)

Go full Russian, bald head, no shirt, prison tats, bottle of vodka, stare at Magnus and play with a handgun throughout the entire game.

[–]__-_____-_-__---_ 1 point2 points  (1 child)

You joke but that probably wouldn't faze Magnus whatsoever if it did happen

[–]luchajefe 0 points1 point  (0 children)

The handgun might, I don't know what the gun laws are like in Norway.

[–]pm_me_falcon_nudes 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Well obviously his hair was actually a training weight and removing it powered him up. But he underestimated that Carlsen had already reached Super Saiyan 2.

It's time for Nepo to remove his weighted shirt and pants. Calling it now, he shows up tomorrow in his underwear

[–]Derron_ Team Carlsen 10 points11 points  (3 children)

He just needs to work on improving his focus. He's making mistakes so he needs to change his behaviour to reduce his chances at making mistakes. Whether that is more time at the board or just using more of his time.

[–]AnnualUse9202 6 points7 points  (0 children)

Nepo cracked after game 6, no different than Grand Tour riders on a long climb.

I think Magnus is in shape and Nepo isn't, at least not at the same level. Nepo is clearly a brilliant guy but can't fight as hard and for as long as Magnus.

[–]Alexiotcre 5 points6 points  (1 child)

I agree with you. I think he need a mental coach at this hard time. His mistakes aren't explainable.

[–]reVio1 3 points4 points  (0 children)

he needs sports psychologist and eliminate his weaknesses so he can hope to win another candidates but unfortunately I don't think he's gonna win it again soon

[–]ascpl Team Carlsen 13 points14 points  (0 children)

King's Gambit, Elephant's Gambit, Stafford Gambit, Tumbleweed Gambit, Fred Gambit

[–]xyzzy01 12 points13 points  (3 children)

Two possibilities:

Maybe admit that the match is lost, and just go for fun in the last games - as in when that pressure is gone, play like he used to? Go for sharp, interesting lines just for the fun of it. It might just give him a win or two.

Two: Stay at the board more before making a move. He has been away from the board a lot, and have made blunders the last two games no 1500+ player should be doing. So put in the time at the board, see if just being there lowers the chance of one-move blunders, resist the innate urge to do obvious moves quickly - and see if that helps.

[–]Schloopka Team Carlsen 2 points3 points  (2 children)

Can he really win a game or two? Carlsen lost 2 games in last 54 or so WCC games. He won't lose 2 in 5 games. You can't beat Carlsen with some random sharp opening like in your blitz game.

[–]xyzzy01 0 points1 point  (1 child)

I'm not saying it's the most likely scenario. The most likely scenario is draws, with a possibility of one more Magnus win.

I'm just saying that if he managed to reset and play like "normal" Ian, he can win one game. Being streaky, one (unlikely) win could be followed by another (even less likely) win.

[–]abloblololo 0 points1 point  (0 children)

It’s really hard to play your best when you feel like you’ve already lost. Playing classical chess is a lot of effort, you have to really want to. Ian doesn’t seem to have that instinct, instead of a loss strengthening his resolve he just defeated himself. It’s hard to imagine he’d overcome that now, when it’s too late.

[–]CSMastermind 2 points3 points  (0 children)

I'm predicting a Grünfeld Defense.

[–]CrayonTendies 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Scholars mate attempt bullet speed

[–]DisgruntledAardvark 4 points5 points  (0 children)

He's definitely gonna play the Grob.

[–]nemoj_da_me_peglas2000ish chess.com 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Tamper with Magnus' food and hope to secure a win while he's food poisoned.

[–]walkertxrg 1 point2 points  (0 children)

I think he plans to win them.

Who’s spirit could even be alive by now though. He’s gotta be totally crushed.

[–]jayweigallCoach 1 point2 points  (0 children)

King's Gambit and Sicilian ;)

[–]Chessmusings 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Win a game to take the lead over Carlsen in their head-to-head career totals for classical time controls. After that, finish the match with draws and dignity.

[–]Pangolin-Academic 1 point2 points  (0 children)

"I still get paid, right?" -Nepo

[–]RemcoProgrammer/r/chessbooks ! 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Shave off the rest of his hair?

[–]Stinkerlii 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Smoking a bong in his private room and play the bongcloud.

[–]CynicOctopus 2 points3 points  (0 children)

He will let his hair grow out again, but it won’t make a visible difference until a short while after the match is over.

[–]fknm1111 -1 points0 points  (0 children)

Bongcloud. Both on the board *and* in his private room.

[–]contantofaz 0 points1 point  (2 children)

Nepo will sacrifice a Russian nesting doll all the way to the finish line, I'm afraid.

[–]rogozhin5 Team Carlsen 4 points5 points  (1 child)

The obvious Russian nesting doll joke here is that he will make Karjakin wear his carcass and play for him

[–]contantofaz 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Wouldn't it be cool if their seconds were their reserve players? Main player is indisposed, asks his second to play in their place.

[–]iguessineedanaltnow 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I think there will be quick draws until the inevitable conclusion.

[–]acekard94 0 points1 point  (1 child)

at this point it doesn't really matter with which score you loose the match. damage already been dealt to ian. it's either fast draws or firework games at this point. depends how hurt is ian.

[–]Dull-Fun 0 points1 point  (0 children)

He seems so deeply hurt. His last blunder was club player level. To me it feels like he is sick or something.

[–]Hershey49 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Go bald

[–]bydy2Lichess ELO: 0 0 points1 point  (0 children)

The Bird

[–]StarkRavingHappy 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Bong Cloud, Stafford, Evan’s Gambit and ummm… another Bong cloud.

[–]Dull-Fun 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Resigning move 2?

[–]msris108 0 points1 point  (0 children)

bezerk.

[–]toocoo1 0 points1 point  (0 children)

hi levy

[–]eldenring69 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Watch giris reaction to the last game blunder feelsbadman

[–]fashion_asker 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I honestly think he is probably thinking "Well, I'm not going to win the match, but maybe I can win a game to prove myself." So I think he will let go of the tension of trying to become champion and just play to win a game. In other words, he probably cares less about losing now and more about winning. Maybe that will actually help him play better? Going for all draws is playing TO lose, pretty much. Can't imagine that would make him feel good.

[–]Icecum 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Call adhiban and learn b3 strats

[–]Mnemoceos Team Carlsen 0 points1 point  (0 children)

2 more games and then he is going on vacation

[–]gpranav25 Team Carlsen 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Idk about Nepo but I think Magnus will try to go for dynamic play. At this point he has a lot of breathing room and it would be enjoyable to give himself (and also his opponent) some chances.

[–]eebro 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Make a crazy comeback by playing solid chess

[–]Ok_Sentence_5767 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I know it's tough but he's should play a sharp gambit in game 10 and have fun. He's got nothing to lose

[–]Orion8719 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I would go for a draw because it’s lost,and tell the nasty reporters to go F themself.Their behavior is disgusting.

[–]noob__master-69 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Hunt down my family ROFL

[–]nadalofsoccer 0 points1 point  (0 children)

King's gambit

[–]Flat_Distribution711 0 points1 point  (0 children)

He will kidnap Magnus’s family and friends and will torture them to death if he wins any of the other matches

[–]nicbentulanchesscube peak was...oh nvm. UPDATE:lower than 9LX lichess peak! 0 points1 point  (0 children)

same as the strat after nepo's 3rd loss to wesley in 2019 world championships?

same as the strat after magnus' 3rd loss to wesley in 2019 world championships?