Originally posted by greenpawn34Fine of 5% of what he wins? Pah!
He sat there for two minutes. He asks the girl to go and get Karjakin
He just got fed up waiting and walked out.. Whole incident here:
Originally posted by John OsmarNah, if it was like here the biggest factor would be how good your computer and computer program is.
The clock and the press seem to be big factors at this level. Success probably depends on a "confrontational" personality. Does that mean these are the best chess players? Would the results be different if the tournament was held on RHP with the usual 3/7 time restraints? Wouldn't Chess itself become the biggest factor, then?