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Candidates Madness 2024

The 2024 FIDE Candidates Tournaments are rapidly approaching to decide who will have the privilege to challenge the reigning World Chess Champions for that very title. Sixteen competitors have blitzed their way to qualify for this opportunity, eight among the Candidates and Women's Candidates respectively. Do you have the magic bullet to predict the final outcome?

For the next two weeks (Mar 28 and Apr 4) you can submit your guesses at our regular Thursday club meetings at J.P. Licks, for your chance to win a J.P. Chess Club mug. Whoever most accurately predicts the final rankings (from 1-8) in either section will win.

Last day to submit a guess: Thursday, April 4th 2024

Winner : Whoever gets the most correct guesses among the final rankings

Limit : One submission per person per section

Prize : J.P. Chess Club mug

2024 Candidates

Ian Nepomniachtchi

Praggnanandhaa R

Fabiano Caruana

Nijat Abasov

Vidit Gujrathi

Hikaru Nakamura

Gukesh D

Alireza Firouzja

2024 Women's Candidates

Lei Tingjie

Kateryna Lagno

Aleksandra Goryachkina

Nurgyul Salimova

Anna Muzychuk

Vaishali Rameshbabu

Tan Zhongyi

Humpy Koneru

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