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Nihal and Niemann Both Win: 2022 Junior Speed Chess Championship

Nihal and Niemann Both Win: 2022 Junior Speed Chess Championship

The 2022 Junior Speed Chess Championship by SIG returned today with double the action as GM Hans Niemann toppled GM Kiril Shevchenko in their quarterfinal matchup, while GM Nihal Sarin ended GM Awonder Liang‘s run with a nearly impeccable effort to book his spot in their semifinal faceoff. The two matches juxtaposed each other. The …

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Nihal Overwhelms Yoo 2022: Junior Speed Chess Championship Quarterfinal

Nihal Overwhelms Yoo 2022: Junior Speed Chess Championship Quarterfinal

The 2022 Junior Speed Chess Championship quarterfinals, brought to you by SIG, commenced today with GM Nihal Sarin taking on IM Christoper Yoo in an explosive encounter that ended with a 15-11 score in favor of the reigning champion. Proving dominant in the 5+1 portion where he accrued a three-point lead, Nihal continued to build …

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Nihal Topples Ghosh: 2022 Junior Speed Chess Championship Round Of 16

Nihal Topples Ghosh: 2022 Junior Speed Chess Championship Round Of 16

The 2022 Junior Speed Chess Championship presented by SIG continued today with the return of the two-time champion, GM Nihal Sarin, as he took on IM Aronyak Ghosh in their round of 16 match. Nihal was in a fighting mood and pushed for a win in every game, even in seemingly drawn positions, and earned a …

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