Tie-breakers to determine world chess champion of 2018

As 12-game series ends in 6-6 draw, now tie-breakers will determine new world chess champion.

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    A series of tie-breakers will be played to decide the new world chess champion after a remarkable match between grandmasters Magnus Carlson and Fabiano Caruana in London.

    The final match of the 12-game series between champion Carlson and his challenger Caruana also finished in a draw, just like the previous encounters of the championship.

    Al Jazeera's Lee Wellings has more from London.


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