5. Dec, 2021

World Chess Championship - Game 6

In what will surely be remembered as a highlight of World Chess Championship history, Magnus Carlsen defeated Ian Nepomniachtchi in a record 136-move marathon which included missed chances, deep time trouble and a number of subtle manoeuvres worthy of a combat for the highest prize in the world of competitive chess  - Chessbase.com

Diagram - Nepomniachtchi (playing Black) has just moved 25... Rac8 challenging the open file. Carlsen takes a risk and trades off his queen for Black's two rooks

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👍 Video - the last moments (1:49)

👍 Game 8 - Magnus' 2nd victory after 21... b5 error