The Weekly Show: Arjun Erigaisi surprises at Goldmoney Asian Rapid tournament

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6/29/2021 – In his "Weekly Show" IM Lawrence Trent will take a look at the Asian Goldmoney Rapid tournament (part of Meltwater Chess Tour). He will particularly focus on the performance of another new young star – the Indian GM Arjun Erigaisi who qualified for the knockout stage and defeated Hou Yifan in round 10 in crushing style. | Lawrence's show is available on-demand with a ChessBase Premium Account. You can register a Premium account here.

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But first, a warm-up: Below is a position from the game Levon Aronian vs Daniil Dubov from the Goldmoney Rapid tournament. The in form Armenian clearly has the former World Rapid Champion on the ropes. But how to finish the job off?


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