Liren Ding


Magnus Carlsen wins Tata Steel Chess 2016

World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen has won the 78th Tata Steel Chess Tournament at Wijk aan Zee.  In today’s 13th and final round, the Norwegian grandmaster drew with Liren Ding, letting him maintain a 1.0 point lead against both Ding and Fabiano Caruana.  This is Carlsen’s 5th time to win […]

Tata Steel Chess 2016 Round 13

Tata Steel Chess 2016 Round 12

Tata Steel Chess 2016, Round 12: Fabiano gains on Carlsen

US Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana won his match against Loek Van Wely in today’s round of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament at Wijk aan Zee.  This gives him a total of 8.0 points, 0.5 points just behind current leader Magnus Carlsen, and 0.5 points ahead of Liren Deng. The game opened in […]


Tata Steel Ches 2016, Round 11: Carlsen regains 1.0 lead against Caruana

For the second time in the tournament, World Champion Magnus Carlsen once more leads Fabiano Caruana by a point, this time after defeating Yifan Hou in a 54-move game that started in the Petroff Defense.  After the 14th move, both players have castled long and have both of their rooks […]

Tata Steel Chess 2016 Round 11

Tata Steel Chess 2016 Round 5

Liren Ding ties with Caruana after Round 5 of the Tata Steel Masters Tournament

GM Liren Ding won against Sergey Karjakin in today’s round of the Tata Steel Masters tournament at Wijk aan Zee.  This gives him a total of 3.5 points, allowing him to tie in first place with GM Fabiano Caruana.  World Champion Magnus Carlsen and GM Shakhriyar Mamedyarov also won their […]