August 9th - 20th

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Recaps

RECAP - Semifinals Day 4
RECAP - Semifinals Day 3
RECAP - Semifinals Day 2
RECAP - Semifinals Day 1

Results

Magnus Carlsen vs Ding Liren

Magnus Carlsen

3

3.5

2.5

2.5

3.5

0

Ding Liren

1

3.5

0.5

0.5

2.5

0

Daniil Dubov vs Hikaru Nakamura

Daniil Dubov

0

2.5

1

1.5

0

0

Hikaru Nakamura

3

3.5

3

2.5

0

0

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Tournament details

Semi-finals

August 9th - 13th

Finals

August 14th - 20th

Phase 1

Semifinals

  • The Semifinals are best-of-5 series of matches
  • The players will play 5 matches (one per day); a player who wins 3 matches is the winner of the stage.
  • Each match consists of four 15'+10" rapid games.
  • In case the score after the 4 rapid games is 2-2 then two 5+3 blitz games and then, if needed, an Armageddon game shall be played. In Armageddon White has 5 minutes to Black's 4, but a draw counts as a win for Black

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The Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour is an unprecendented $1 million online series of chess events. It features World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen and most of the world’s best players competing in 4 super-tournaments, with the winners then playing in a Grand Final in August 2020.