Rapid Chess Videos

The Disrespect Championship Rematch | Hans Niemann vs Christopher Yoo | World Rapid 2022

It is well known by now about GM Christopher Yoo (USA) felt disrespected by GM Hans Niemann (USA) at the last US Championship 2022. They have lots of games against each other online. However, the number of rated games they have played are only three – all of them were Classical. Niemann won two and […]

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Magnus Carlsen plays 1.b3 against ChessBrah Eric Hansen | World Rapid 2022

Magnus Carlsen opened the game with 1.b3 and Eric Hansen played 1…d5. By move 5 we had a completely original position. When you get an original position, you don’t have to worry about the home preparation of a player like Carlsen, but on the other hand, he is the best player in the world, so […]

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Hikaru Nakamura finishes last game of World Rapid 2022 in just 13 moves!

Hikaru Nakamura had 10 draws (out of 12) before he went to the final round of the World Rapid Championships 2022. Would he manage to finish on a high! He completed his game in just 13 moves! What happened? Check out the video to find out. This tournament is sponsored by Freedom Broker. Check out […]

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IM Toivo Keinanen – GM Luca Moroni | European Championships

European Individual Blitz and Rapid Championships 2022, Poland, Katowice

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Rapid Chess against Hikaru

Eric plays a game against Hikaru Nakamura in a recent edition of the Rapid Chess Championships on chess.com. FOLLOW THE CHANNEL ▶ WATCH LIVE ▶ SUBSCRIBE ▶ Play Chess ▶ ▶ FOLLOW THE BRAHS: Check out our clothing store! ▶ ​ Chess Books ▶ Chess Memberships ▶ Our Music Producers ► MARTIN K4RMA and Jack […]

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Magnus Carlsen’s shocking blunder against Artemiev | World Rapid 2022

Magnus Carlsen had been on a roll at the World Rapid 2022. He was leading the tournament by one full point with 8.5/10. In the 11th round he was up against Vladislav Artemiev. The position looked dead equal, so equal that Magnus lost his sense of danger. And then this happened! A shocking blunder! This […]

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Instructive Chess in the Rapid Arena

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Quest to 2600 | 7 CRAZY Rapid Chess Games

In this video, I compete in the Rapid Chess Arena on lichess.org and try to reach a rating of 2600. 0:00 Deep Prep vs Scotch Gambit leads to INTENSE ENDGAME 18:15 Instructive Italian Opening — ALMOST PERFECT GAME 37:10 Aggressive Line vs Closed Sicilian gets WILD 55:10 Super Aggressive AUSTRIAN ATTACK vs Pirc Defense 1:03:08 […]

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Magnus Carlsen vs Alireza Firouzja | Full Game | Watch until the end | World Rapid 2021

The game between Magnus Carlsen and Alireza Firouzja was the much anticipated clash of the World Rapid 2021. Magnus arrived 40 seconds late to the game. Was it psychology or was genuinely late to the game? Was this time deficit going to affect him? Alireza played the fighting Caro Kann! Check out the video to […]

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World Chess Championship: Day 1

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