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Play Like Ding Liren

Play Like Ding Liren

Can you play like the new world champion?

Ding Liren is the world chess champion! Try to find the moves from some of his greatest games.

Here is what you will learn:

  • Find the moves in Bai-Ding, one of the most amazing games of the 21st century!
  • Find the key ideas in several brilliant attacking masterpieces!
  • Find the moves that make Ding one of the best players in the world!

Play Like Ding Liren: Bai - Ding

Probably the most spectacular game of Ding's career was his victory against. Bai Jinshi in 2017.
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Play Like Ding Liren: Ding vs. Radjabov

Teimour Radjabov won the World Cup in 2019 by defeating Ding in the final, but Ding's only victory in the match received a well-deserved beauty prize.
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Play Like Ding Liren: Ding vs Areshchenko

A young Ding Liren played one of his most spectacular games in the World Team Championship in 2011 against the strong Grandmaster Alexander Areshchenko.
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Play Like Ding Liren: Ding vs Lu

Some of Ding's early successes were in the Chinese Championship, which he won in 2009, 2011 and 2012.
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Play Like Ding Liren: Ding vs Vidit

Santosh Gujrathi Vidit is an Indian Super-Grandmaster. He's a creative player, who rarely loses games. Yet in this game from 2018, Ding took Vidit apart in a brutal attack.
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Play Like Ding Liren

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Released October 9, 2019
13,112 Students