Tata Steel Chess: Interviews

by ChessBase
1/17/2022 – Spectators are not allowed at the Tata Steel tournament in Wijk, and the Open cannot take place because of the Corona pandemic. But the Masters and Challengers tournaments are played and the first two rounds offered exciting chess. Video interviews allow spectators from all over the world to get insights into the thoughts of the players.

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Some videos from Tata Steel 2022

Magnus Carlsen explains his short draw against Andrey Esipenko in round 1.


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Jorden van Foreest, who won the tournament in 2021, started the Tata Steel tournament 2022 with a win.


Jan-Krzysztof Duda also started the tournament with a win - he defeated Richard Rapport in round 1.


Magnus Carlsen talks about his first win ever against Anish Giri in Wijk aan Zee (Carlsen won against Giri in round 2).


After a one-and-a-half year break from the tournament, Erwin l'Ami is delighted to be back, and happy about his round two win in the Challengers.



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