The 2023 Diving Chess World Championship took place on August 13 at Leonardo Royal Hotel in London. Fifteen players competed. Michał Mazurkiewicz defended his World Championship title with 3 wins and one draw. Meanwhile, his girlfriend Mrs Malgorzata Bebnik made her Diving Chess debut and took gold in the Women’s World Championship. Congrats to the triumphant couple!

Michał Mazurkiewicz took gold. Etan Ilfeld and Jonathan Pein shared silver; James Heppell and Jack Sheard shared bronze.