Check out the full replay of live coverage from the day here. The time control for the event is 90 minutes for 40 moves plus 30 minutes for the rest of the game; with a 30-second increment starting from move 1.
2022 U.S. Championship
GM Dariusz Swiercz vs. GM Samuel Sevian 0-1
After pressing with an extra pawn, Sevian gained a king attack with queen, rook, and advanced passed pawn.
GM Wesley So’s powerful knight pair danced into the key b6-outpost to take over GM Elshan Moradiabadi’s queenside.
GM Leiner Dominguez vs. GM Christopher Yoo 1-0
Dominguez persistently pressed his extra exchange for 131 moves to score the full point vs. GM Christopher Yoo.
The other three games ended in draws.
2022 U.S. Women’s Championship
WGM Begim Tokhirjonova vs. WGM Jennifer Yu 0-1
Yu pressed with an extra pawn for 65 moves to convert in the rook ending vs. WGM Begim Tokhirjonova.
IM Paikidze vs. GM Irina Krush 0-1
In a double-edged game with both players fighting to create king attacks, Krush gained an extra pawn and forced simplification into a winning ending.
WGM Thalia Cervantes vs. FM Ashritha Eswaran 1-0
Cervantes gained attacking chances and tactical play with her powerful knight on f5 and passed d5-pawn.
FM Ruiyang Yan vs. WIM Megan Lee 1-0
FM Ruiyang Yan won material with a deflection tactic vs. WIM Megan Lee.
WFM Sophie Morris-Suzuki vs. WGM Sabina Foisor 0-1
Sabina Foisor defeated Sophie Morris-Suzuki in a wild attacking game where both kings were chased around until Black discovered a rook sacrifice leading to a five move checkmate.
The remaining two games ended in draws. Round 12 of the 2022 U.S. & U.S. Women’s Chess Championships will take place on Tuesday, October 18. Watch the action live at 1:20pm CT with commentators GM Yasser Seirawan, WGM Anastasiya Karlovich, and GM Cristian Chirila.