GM Daniel Naroditsky secured himself the primary place on this Saturday’s Titled Area with an absolute dominating lead of 26 factors to the second place, taken by IM Minh Le. The third place was taken by GM kontraJako.
Naroditsky, who already gained the August Chess960 Titled Area, had an ideal begin with an 8-game win streak proper at first, however struggled a bit in opposition to different high Bullet-players like Andrew Tang or Minh Le which resulted in him dropping his flame streak a number of occasions. Nonetheless, he managed to safe the primary place with a very spectacular efficiency ranking of 3245.
Talking of GM Andrew Tang, to the delight of many, the Bullet Legend was again to enjoying and streaming the Titled Area! Whereas he was in first after which in second place for more often than not through the match, he could not preserve his cool and in the end slipped all the way down to fifth place. Nonetheless 128 factors and a 3122 efficiency ranking is a powerful achievement!
One other well-known 10x Titled Area Champion received unfortunate – GM Oleksandr Bortnyk received fourth with solely 3 factors distinction to GM kontraJako on the third – though Bortnyk was even first for some time.
Additionally to be appreciated is Nihal Sarin’s efficiency, who took sixth place with solely 41 (considerably fewer video games than the opposite high 10 positioned, which all had about 60 video games) – and that with a 100% Berserk fee!
The subsequent Titled Area is on September third, you will discover the complete schedule right here.