Quote Originally Posted by MichaelBaron View Post
Amazing luck. Everything keep's going Nepo's way.
Many of them are a bit out of practice at this format. It's been lashings of blitz and Armageddon (often online), knockout mini-matches, and novelty formats and scoring systems designed to randomise the outcome.

Of course they're professionals and they get what it's about, but in practice it must be disorienting. Not surprising if they occasionally seem to have the concentration span of a goldfish.