These days, a video of the awkward handshake captured during the Chess World Cup 2021 has spread online.
The scene is a dose of misunderstanding and awkwardness, and many online users laughed heartily at the video.
Chess World Cup 2021 was a single-player chess tournament for 206 players, held in Sochi, Russia – it started on July 12 and ended on August 6, 2021.
Alireza Firouzja offered his opponent a fist bump due restrictions, but the opponent expected a normal handshake. A real mess ensued, but in the end they managed to resolve the misunderstanding.
Take a look at one of the most awkward handshakes that happened last year during the Chess World Cup 2021.