World Cup 2017 Round 1, Game 2 round-up show

by Pascal Simon
9/5/2017 – Every evening at 9 pm CEST we offer you a round-up show of the games played at the World Cup in Tbilisi. Yesterday Daniel King showed the highlights and upsets of round 1.2. Who did qualify and who goes into the tiebreak? Have a look...

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World Cup Round 1, Game 2

After every round of the World Cup we offer you a round up show of the events in Tbilisi. Here's the schedule.

Round-up show


Date Commentator
Tiebreak R1
Tuesday, 05 Sep GM Simon Williams
Wednesday, 06 Sep GM Simon Williams
Thursday, 07 Sep GM Daniel King
Tiebreak R2
Friday, 08 Sep GM Daniel King
Saturday, 09 Sep IM Lawrence Trent
Sunday, 10 Sep GM Simon Williams
Tiebreak R3
Monday, 11 Sep IM Lawrence Trent
Tuesday, 12 Sep IM Lawrence Trent
Wednesday, 13 Sep GM Simon Williams
Tiebreak R4
Thursday, 14 Sep GM Simon Williams
Friday, 15 Sep GM Simon Williams
Saturday, 16 Sep IM Lawrence Trent
Tiebreak R5
Sunday, 17 Sep GM Simon Williams
Semifinal Game 1
Tuesday, 19 Sep IM Lawrence Trent
Semifinal Game 2
Wednesday, 20 Sep GM Daniel King
Tiebreak Semifinal
Thursday, 21 Sep IM Lawrence Trent
Final Game 1
Saturday, 23 Sep GM Daniel King
Final Game 2
Sunday, 24 Sep GM Daniel King
Final Game 3
Monday, 25 Sep GM Daniel King
Final Game 4
Tuesday, 26 Sep tba
Tiebreak Final
Wednesday, 27 Sep GM Daniel King

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Yesterday's round-up show was presented by Daniel King who just published his 25th Powerplay DVD on "Popular Queen's Pawn Openings - A Repertoire for Black". If you are looking for a good and powerful repertoire against the Queen's Pawn Openings you should get hold of this DVD. Here's a teaser:

Video sample


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