Tour Finals end world’s first gender-balanced chess event

Kramnik and Polgar are back for commentary

The knockout Finals of the ground-breaking Julius Baer Challengers Chess Tour kick off on Thursday with German chess prodigy Vincent Keymer hot favourite to be crowned champion. The 16-year-old, from the port city of Mainz, won two of the Tour’s four “Challenge” events to top the leaderboard going into the four-day decider. Keymer is one […]