The 22nd Abu Dhabi Chess Festival is taking place from August 23-31, in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The Festival consists of the Masters, Open, Juniors, Blitz, Family and Homeland Protectors tournaments.
The main event is the 9-round Swiss Masters, open for players rated 2000 Elo or above. 147 players from 35 different countries, including 57 Grandmasters, compete in this section.
Vijay Kumar kindly provides round 7 and round 8 videos including interviews with the players and clips from the excursion to the Ferrari World, Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi and Dubai Mall.