The final event of the 1.6$ Meltwater Champions Chess Tour 2022 will be held from 14-20 November in San Francisco. Eight elite chess stars will take part in the third and final major in a unique online and in-person hybrid chess event. Four players will compete from SHACK15 in San Francisco, while four will play remotely.
Newly-crowned Tour 2022 Champion Magnus Carlsen heads the line-up and will be in San Francisco vying for his fifth victory in the 2022 season. The field includes Wesley So, Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa, Anish Giri, Jan-Krzysztof Duda, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Liem Le Quang and Arjun Erigaisi. / LIVE games
Follow the Day 1 live video coverage with commentaries by Peter Leko & Rustam Kasimdzhanov: