Flash Report: Nepomniachtchi Wins After Ding’s Time Pressure Collapse, Takes Lead

Flash Report: Nepomniachtchi Wins After Ding’s Time Pressure Collapse, Takes Lead

GM Ding Liren produced the latest surprise in the seventh game of the 2023 FIDE World Championship, opting for a¬†French Defense to combat GM Ian Nepomniachtchi‘s 1.e4 but fell at the crucial moment after blundering in time pressure. Though Ding built a promising position, capitulation ensued after a tense encounter where all three results were …

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