Congrats to Wesley So, who defeated GM Vidit Gujarathi on his 25th birthday. The occasion was celebrated by plenty of photoshops and memes on twitter.
— Brenden Baio (@SpongyResticles) October 9, 2018
Today, Hikaru Nakamura will play a hotly contested Speed Chess match against Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. The two Grand Chess tour finalists and blitz legends are the #2 (MVL) and #3 (Nakamura) rated blitz players in the World, behind only World Champ Magnus Carlsen: Do not miss this match!
Tune in at 1 PM ET for commentary with IM Danny Rensch and GM Aman Hambleton.
#speedchess legend Hikaru Nakamura and French number-1 Maxime Vachier-Lagrave battle today! ⚡😀⚡
Who will win and advance to the semifinals? 🤔https://t.co/jn0WaN2ShS
— Chess.com (@chesscom) October 11, 2018