After a long wait for the World Chess Championship 2023 official website it is now launched.
worldchampionship.fide.com will be the address of the World Chess Championship 2023 and it contains the most important details of the match, including the schedule, player profiles, regulations, and venue information. The only section currently missing is the live games section, but you can always follow the live games of the World Chess Championship daily on Chessdom.com
The World Chess Championship 2023: Nepomniachtchi qualifies for the World Chess Championship as winner of the Candidates / Ding Liren qualifies for the World Championship as runner-up of the Candidates / Astana will host the World Chess Championship
Ding – Nepo results so far, as per the official website statistics
In the period 2009-2022 Ian Nepomniachtchi and Ding Liren played 73 games. Nepomniachtchi won 7 games (1 standard, 4 rapid, and 2 blitz) before Ding gained an upper hand for the first time in 2019 Cote d’Ivoire Rapid.
Due to the pandemic and online chess boom, most of their recent games happened on Internet, with balanced results. The last classical game between the two was played at the Candidates Tournament 2022 and ended in a draw. In the first part of the event, Ian Nepomniachtchi developed an imaginative attack and won with Black in 32 moves.