Today's podcast features an interview with Grandmaster Peter Svidler. Peter is a three-time Candidate for the World Championship, a World Cup winner and eight-time Russian Chess Champion. Besides his accomplishments as a world-class player, Peter is one of the most respected and popular chess commentators on the planet.

Interviewed by Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam, Peter looks ahead to the upcoming Tata Steel Chess Tournament, while also sharing his thoughts on the recent developments in the Candidates' cycle, Chess960, and the next generation of superstars.