NEWS | 15/11/2020The initiative, organised by chess24.com, has brought together more than five thousand online followers in its first hours.
After just half an hour, Niko Mihic came up against Bulgarian international chess grandmaster and runner-up Ivan Cheparinov in a lively and exciting game that saw the world number 40 beat the doctor. Solari and Magnus Carlsen's afternoon After this special departure, the participants were in simultaneous confrontations with great masters. This afternoon Real Madrid ambassador Santiago Solari will take on the world chess champion, the international grandmaster Magnus Carlsen. The challenge of bringing together a thousand women chess players playing simultaneously online will go ahead. The charity online chess festival will last for 12 consecutive hours and will also involve the launch of a charity auction on the Catawiki platform, which will last for a week.