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Online Nations Cup Highlights

Online Nations Cup Highlights

The FIDE Chess.com Nations Cup has started! It's one of the most prestigious online events ever held with some of the strongest players on the planet participating and $180,000 in prize money. Check out the highlights of each day here.

  • Day One Game Of The Day: Artemiev - Aronian

    In the first round of the ONC Vladislav Artemiev defeated Levon Aronian in a brilliant attacking game. Check out the highlights in our first Game of the Day!

    • 16 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Day Two Games Of The Day:  Firouzja - Dominguez and Aronian - Vidit

    GM Firouzja drew with GM Dominguez in a wild game. Check out IM Levy Rozman's video analysis. Additionally, GM Levon Aronian had a rough first day of the ONC, but he bounced back with two brilliant wins in day two. Check out his amazing endgame play against...

    • 14 min
    • 10 challenges
  • Day Three Game Of The Day: Anand - Nepomniachtchi

    Vishy Anand started day three with a 17 move crush against Ian Nepomniachtchi. How did he do it?

    • 1 challenge
  • Day Three Bonus Game Of The Day: So - Adhiban

    In round 6 of the ONC Wesley So defeated Baskaran Adhiban to lead the US team to a victory over India. Check out how he did it in a bonus game of the day!

    • 18 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Day Four Game Of The Day: Yu - Duda

    China has been dominating the ONC so far. See how Yu Yangyi played a devastating kingside attack today against Jan-Kryzstof Duda!

    • 14 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Day Five Game Of The Day: Karjakin - Firouzja

    Alireza Firouzja is seen by many as a future World Champion. He demonstrated why today by beating a former World Championship Challenger, in Sergey Karjakin. Check out how he did it!

    • 16 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Day Five Game Of The Day: Caruana - Wang

    The United States entered the final round needing a win against the great Chinese team to reach the finals. Fabiano Caruana helped them do it by scoring a quick victory against Wang Hao. Check out how he did it!

    • 13 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Playoff Game Of The Day: Yu - So

    How did Yu Yangyi lead China to a win in the ONC? Check out the game here and see if you can find Yu's moves!

    • 1 challenge
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