Norway Chess 2022 takes place from May 30th to June 10th in Stavanger. The event kicked off with the Blitz tournament which determined the pairings of the main – classical event. Wesley So won the Blitz event and chose starting number one for the classical part of the 2022 Norway Chess.
Round 2 pairings and live games:
Game 1 – classical time control: Maxime Vachier-Lagrave – Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 1/2-1/2
Game 2 – Armageddon: Maxime Vachier-Lagrave – Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 1-0
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Norway Chess 2022 Final list of participants with replacement for Richard Rapport
Wesley So: I felt like playing 1…h5 or 1…a5 against Carlsen in Blitz
Can Magnus reach the rating of 2900 in Norway Chess 2022?
So and Anand take the early lead