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Hey everyone and welcome to a quick-recap of today's 10-game simul "The BIG Show,"hosted by IM Danny Rensch and his son Nash, who made his on-camera debut today.
Today's show aired at 1 PM Pacific/4 PM Eastern/9 PM London time and was open to Platinum/Diamond members.
The games were played in standard BIG Show 15|30 time controls.
Let's get to the games in the order they were completed in:
Game 1 - vs: champ_weller - C67 Ruy Lopez: Steinitz Defence:
Game 2- vs: Josh407 - B70 Sicilian Dragon:
Game 3: vs - Mainline_Novelty - C45 Trompowsky Attack:
Game 4: vs. MissionAssassin - A32 Symmetrical English:
Game 5: vs. ANason21 - C42 Petroff Defence:
Game 6: vs. Blaken1674 - B76 Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack:
Game 7: vs. GeniusKJ - B75 Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack, Misc. systems:
Game 8: vs. Sleight - C45 Scotch: (he added his own analysis to the game and sent me the updated version so I'm able to post it)
Game 9: vs. Bab3s - E32 Nimzo-Indian:
Game 10 - vs. Daeru - C45 Scotch Game:
Congrats go out to Daeru for the win and to Sleight for the draw preventing another possible perfect show keeping the score at 8.5/10!
So that's it for the quick-recap everyone!
Have a good night!
-Mark - Super Admin/Co-creator of the Official Chess.com/TV Group and Chess.com/TV Chat Moderator