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Carlsen leads in his semi-final versus Fabiano Caruana in the Chessable Masters hosted by Chess24.com

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Each semi-final has two legs, with the second Carlsen –Caruana, Nepomniachtchi-Artemiev match on Friday while Giri-Grischuk, Nakamura-Ding play their second leg on Sunday.

Devangshu Datta New Delhi
The Chessable Masters hosted by Chess24.com is the third event in the Magnus Carlsen Tour. Carlsen leads in his semi-final versus Fabiano Caruana while Ian Nepomniachtchi leads against Vlad Artemiev. Ding Liren plays Hikaru Nakamura and Anish Giri plays Alexander Grischuk on Friday.

Each semi-final has two legs, with the second Carlsen –Caruana, Nepomniachtchi-Artemiev match on Friday while Giri-Grischuk, Nakamura-Ding play their second leg on Sunday. As is normal with fast controls, the games were messy with many errors. While this ensures excitement with evaluations swinging from move to move, it is a trifle disappointing for purists.

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First Published: Jun 26 2020 | 10:24 PM IST

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