Nepo vs Hari | The heated finish | World Blitz 2022

Harikrishna was the highest finishing Indian at the World Blitz Championships 2022. He scored 13 out of 21 and also gained some rating. His finest performances came against some of the best players in the world. He beat Caruana and drew against MVL and Anish Giri. In this game he was pitted against the World Championship contender and one of the strongest players in the world Ian Nepomniachtchi. The game is very exciting with Sicilian being played and Black king stuck in the center. The end of the game is also quite heated with both players down to their last few seconds before the game was decided.

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  1. Dear, you can't use nosy auntie standard of logic to comment a high end game in such manner. Dirty did count in taking advantage against Nepo.Watch carefully, all Hari Pentala capturing motions before and after are directly using piece taking piece, but only at this particular moment, he took white piece first, then use knight to strike down the white bishop to click the clock; but it can't be done without first holding up the white pawn first, as you then can't click the clock without first picking up the bishop, then taking white pawn and click the clock; the whole action of waiting or sorry gesture causing Nepo at least 2 seconds instead of a quarter of second.Using 0.25 speed to see such logic.Human being is interesting and better than AI, as you can consciously play dirty by faking a subconscious act to accomplish, even you convince yourself to believe it, otherwise, it won't be perfect. 🤣

  2. Hari playing his Chessable Course💣🔥

  3. im with nepo, he played dirty to make the draw, this indian should be disqualified for sure

  4. Once Upon A Time, Frustrated Nepo became a child.

  5. Nepo way out of line here. He was just pissed he couldn't capitalize n took out on his opponent.

  6. The first mistake Hari did was he moves his piece during nepos time.

  7. 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  8. Nepo's bad behavior. Not even the heat of the game justifies such discourtesy. Hari deserved the draw with a lot of fighting!

  9. Looks like ding did a great job by winning the wcc.

  10. Very very disrespectful , lack sportsman spirit

  11. Hari 1. Knocks pieces over after he presses his clock 2.moves before nepo has pressed his clock 3. Presses clock with different hand he plays move with. I’m sorry but a 12 year old has better chess etiquette than that. I’m Indian and Nepo has every right to get angry. Those saying that he should of called an arbiter and not taken it out on hari; Nepo was being nice by NOT calling an arbiter and had every right to call Hari out. You’re a super GM hari, do better.

  12. For people who called nepo salty , he would of won if not for hari's mistake
    he had 3 second left if he adjust the pieces on his own time he would get flagged probably + if he is superhumanly fast he would need to play any move that comes to mind which will result in a worse position therefore game over , if nepo called the arbiter he would won extra 10 seconds or so which is not worth giving hari time to think , ofc he overreact but it is understandable .

    Edit: i realised he had 2 sec left since the other second was an increment so he should've lost

  13. It's good that Ian isn't world champion. Wouldn't want him to be one. Ding is far more deserving

  14. Don't worry Hari. Nepo will never do this to Magnus and he is aware of it. You may not be better than ian. But ian will remember his world championship against Magnus

  15. Good to know he was a piece of shit with Hari.

  16. He pressed the clock before he fixed the piece. If he didn’t he would loose on time

  17. No surprises why he did not win the world championship. No matter how much brains you have, it is ethics and discipline which takes you forward in any field. Nepo must have learnt that after losing to Ding

  18. Regardless of Nepo's rude attitude, Harikrishna played great defense in this game.

  19. No need for nepo to bring that toxic attitude over such an insignificant issue.

  20. If I was Hari I'd knock that russian pig down without hesitation.

  21. "It slips five times in a row?" Well Hari only knocked the piece down once as far as I can see and it was clearly accidential. Nepo is delusional here tbh.

  22. Hari didn’t deserve such attitude. Shame of Nepo

  23. 7:54 clearly a faul from Hari. And he had only 1 second. He lost. But…

  24. generally i like nepo however he's just being a bitch here. of course i get the frustration but hari is not dirty at all. also he sincerely apologized right after he knocks the piece down. plus nepo does the same thing when he notices he's running out. whatever happens on board should stay on board unless unethical stuff happens. always admired indian players' respectful behaviour. loves from Turkey

  25. Typical Russian behavior to show what kind of bad loser is he! Be gentle,shake hand with your opponent,do not loose your face just for a game! If you do not like it,play chess in your Siberia and leave the gentle game to the gentle players!

  26. That is why they should stick to the original computer version of the game.

  27. I could see only 2 times Hari accidentally knocked down a piece – 07:53 and 09:21. The 2nd time, Hari even adjusted it before pressing the clock.

    So I don't see why Nepo is so upset. Just bad sportsmanship.

  28. Also, who strikes a hand offered in handshake? Just disgusting behaviour from Nepo.

  29. Intersting how Nepo only has something to say against Indian players…if instead of Hari it was Dubov, he would have not said anything…disgusting player Nepo when frustrated

  30. Accidently or not he did knock the piece and hit the clock before pout it back and would have been flagged but in other hand Nepo should have called the arbiter as he look bad in the end with his comment and attitude!

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