Wesley So has advanced to the World Cup semi-finals in Tblisi, Georgia. Wesley defeated Vladimir Fedoseev of Russia in the second game of their quarterfinal match, and now the 23-year-old American superGM has a couple days to rest and prepare before facing Ding Liren in the semifinals, starting on Tuesday, September 19.
In the semi-finals, So faces Ding Liren of China. Levon Aronian and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave will play for the other spot in the final. The semifinals begin on Tuesday, September 19 at 7 AM EST. Monday, September 18 is a rest day at the World Cup.