Candidates and challenger

Matt & Patt’s regular columnist GM Jonathan Tisdall takes a look at the recently concluded Candidates, the new challenger and the champion.

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Reset day

We are now just one more nervous game away from the unthinkable – deciding a classical world title by playing increasingly faster games. I know that it happened not so terribly long ago, but I still find unthinkable a good word for it. Because the champion seemed such a clear favorite, and because I don’t think I will ever find it a satisfactory way to settle such an important event.