Clutch Chess Champions Showdown - updates

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So faces Carlsen, Nakamura in Clutch Chess International

May 31, 2020 - 4:43 PM

Fresh from clinching an online chess crown, Wesley So goes for another title against a tougher international field

TITLE HUNT. Wesley So (right) targets a second straight online chess championship against some of the world's best. File photo from FIDE

Wesley So clinches Clutch Chess title, P1.5M

May 30, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Filipino-born Wesley So upsets world No. 2 Fabiano Caruana to rule an inaugural US online chess tournament

CHAMP AGAIN. Six months after bagging the Fischer crown, Wesley So returns to the top in an online chess tournament. File photo from

Wesley So overtakes Caruana in Clutch Chess finals

May 29, 2020 - 8:51 PM

After grabbing the early lead in the finals, Wesley So inches closer to upsetting world No. 2 Fabiano Caruana

CONSISTENCY. Wesley So looks to sustain his momentum in the final round. File photo from FIDE