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Looking Back At The Zurich Chess Challenge (VIDEO)

Looking Back At The Zurich Chess Challenge (VIDEO)

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The Zurich Chess Challenge ended 1.5 weeks ago; GM Hikaru Nakamura won the tournament after he beat GM Viswanathan Anand in an Armageddon game.

Below you can watch a video about the tournament, produced by the author of these lines. Main sponsor Oleg Skvortsov, organizer Christian Issler and grandmasters Levon Aronian, Vladimir Kramnik and Ljubomir Ljubojevic appear on camera to speak about the tournament.

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Peter Doggers joined a chess club a month before turning 15 and still plays for it. He used to be an active tournament player and holds two IM norms.

Peter has a Master of Arts degree in Dutch Language & Literature. He briefly worked at New in Chess, then as a Dutch teacher and then in a project for improving safety and security in Amsterdam schools.

Between 2007 and 2013 Peter was running ChessVibes, a major source for chess news and videos acquired by Chess.com in October 2013.

As our Director News & Events, Peter writes many of our news reports. In the summer of 2022, The Guardian’s Leonard Barden described him as “widely regarded as the world’s best chess journalist.”

In October, Peter's first book The Chess Revolution will be published!


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