Can Fabiano & Wesley Comeback vs. Magnus & Nodirbek? | Champions Chess Tour Finals 2023 Semis Day 2

The biggest tour in chess all comes down to this. The top eight players from this year’s Champions Chess Tour have traveled to Toronto for the LIVE Finals to determine the 2023 champion! The final week of competition features chess legends Magnus Carlsen and Hikaru Nakamura, fan favorites Fabiano Caruana, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Wesley So, as well as young superstars Nodirbek Abdusattorov, Alireza Firouzja, and Denis Lazavik!


The Champions Chess Tour is a massive chess circuit including six events that took place throughout the year. The 2023 CCT Finals is the closing event of’s most important event to date with the top 8 players meeting in Toronto, Canada, in a thrilling last clash for the title and their share of the overall $2,000,000 tour prize fund. Join GothamChess, Robert Hess, David Howell, Tania Sachdev and more for all the coverage!

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  1. 03:19:00 omg Levy is so funny, not to mention an excellent commentator/reporter

  2. Loved the Danny vs Wesley blindfolded blitz game lol, great editing too

  3. chess is confusing, ha. it's a mess to explain

  4. Wesley so vs magnus i cant wait this final

  5. I wanted Nodirbek to win but he wasted too much time

  6. Congrats Wesley God bless you more๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–

  7. carlsen is right after all. so vs carlsen in the finals ๐Ÿ˜ฎ

  8. As someone who is more of a chess fan than player, this is the best in-game chess commentary that I've ever seen.

  9. โคWesley, โคWesley he's our man ๐ŸŽ‰. If he can't do it, no one Can! ๐Ÿ˜…

  10. these events really need a camera from upside the board

  11. โ€‹He had 100,000 on the line you guys not 50,000. One of them is GAURANTEED a final match spot where the worst prize is 100,000. The loser of the semifinal is gauranteed 50,000. Winner 100,000, as that is at minimum the prize they will get for winning semifinal.

  12. Can someone please tell Tania about the first o in Abdusattorov

  13. I feel like caruana lost the moment he trade queens. Itโ€™s the main reason why magnus develops the bishop + after the C pawn then magnus move his rock to the C file. Iโ€™m 1200 elo but I love watching/ doing puzzles and watch other games. Great events guys ๐Ÿ™

  14. Games were brilliant but Tania's fake accent๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚

  15. Why wouldn't the organizers have water battles that do not pop and crack? Do you guys need some help?

  16. The goat strikes again!!!๐ŸŽ‰

  17. Can someone please explain to me how does bidding work in Armageddon. I thought they pick someone who chose little time to play with the black pieces. But now I'm seeing you have to bid for time and color as well, like how does the color chosing work to ne more specific?

  18. This is a great game format and great commentary, well done. Thank you

  19. As mentioned before, Fabi was already psychologically damaged after losing to Magnus in the previous WC final and this loss is unsurprising.

  20. The beauty of the commentary is such that you are tempted to think that they have memorized a scriptโ€ฆthe use of appropriate words are timely, accurate and just superb!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ’ฏ

  21. Tania is very good for the sport commentating, has the right play by play commentating style that makes watching the games more entertaining. Just watch other chess commentating streams, can be very boring ๐Ÿ˜ด

  22. Anyone know what time the next stream will be?

  23. Anyone know what time the next stream will be?

  24. My attempt to displace that Kaja comment from being thebmost liked. We love you Kaja. You're doing a great job.โค

  25. I love how the set does feel like a Canadian show. It looks like CBC National and George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight lolz.

  26. I love watching Chess like these level

  27. How could you not love Wesley? Such a sweet man

  28. Great chess…great commentary guys!

  29. I thought set 3 between nordibek and so will take place today so I shutdown after set 2 was over, but it's not really my fault it was 3 am here.

  30. This commentary format will popularize Chess even more.

  31. Thank you for this tournament it got me playing again

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