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  • Sinquefield Cup 2015 Round 6

    Aug 29, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Carlsen, MagnusNOR28534
    2Aronian, LevonARM27654
    3Giri, AnishNED27933.5
    4Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27313.5
    5Nakamura, HikaruUSA28143.5
    6Topalov, VeselinBUL28163
    7Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27713
    8Anand, ViswanathanIND28162
    9Caruana, FabianoITA28082
    10So, WesleyUSA27791.5

    Aronian,L (2765) - Carlsen,M (2853) [A29]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (6), 2015-08-28
    1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. g3 d5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Bg2 Nb6 7. O-O Be7 8. d3 O-O 9. a3 Re8 10. b4 Bf8 11. Nd2 Be6 12. Bb2 Qd7 13. Nce4 Bh3 14. Bxh3 Qxh3 15. Qb3 Qd7 16. Nf3 a5 17. b5 Nd4 18. Nxd4 exd4 19. a4 Qd5 20. Qxd5 Nxd5 21. Bxd4 f5 22. Nc3 Nxc3 23. Bxc3 Rxe2 24. Rfe1 Rxe1+ 25. Rxe1 Bb4 26. Rc1 c6 27. bxc6 bxc6 28. Bxb4 axb4 29. Rxc6 Rxa4 30. Rb6 Ra1+ 31. Kg2 Rd1 32. Rxb4 Rxd3  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Vachier Lagrave,M (2731) - Topalov,V (2816) [C67]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (6), 2015-08-28
    1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. O-O Nxe4 5. d4 Nd6 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. dxe5 Nf5 8. Qxd8+ Kxd8 9. h3 h6 10. Rd1+ Ke8 11. Nc3 Ne7 12. Nd4 Ng6 13. f4 Bc5 14. Be3 h5 15. Ne4 Bxd4 16. Rxd4 h4 17. Rad1 Bf5 18. e6 Bxe6 19. Nc5 Rh5 20. Nxb7 Rd5 21. b3 Rb8 22. Rxd5 cxd5 23. Nc5 c6 24. Rd4 Bc8 25. Ra4 Ra8 26. c4 dxc4 27. Rxc4 Bf5 28. Nb7 Kd7 29. Rd4+ Kc7 30. Nd6 Bb1 31. Nxf7 Re8 32. Kf2 Bxa2 33. f5 Nf8 34. Ra4 Bxb3 35. Rxa7+ Kb8 36. Nd6 Rd8 37. Rxg7  1 - 0 (view game)

    Giri,A (2793) - Anand,V (2816) [D11]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (6), 2015-08-28
    1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. e3 Bg4 5. h3 Bh5 6. g4 Bg6 7. Ne5 Nbd7 8. Nxg6 hxg6 9. Bg2 e6 10. Nd2 g5 11. O-O Be7 12. Re1 Nf8 13. e4 Nxe4 14. Nxe4 dxe4 15. Rxe4 Ng6 16. Be3 O-O 17. d5 cxd5 18. cxd5 e5 19. Qd2 a5 20. d6 Qxd6 21. Qxd6 Bxd6 22. Bxg5 Rac8 23. Re2 b6 24. Rd1 Bc5 25. Be4 Nf4 26. Bxf4 exf4 27. Kg2 Rfd8 28. Red2 Rxd2 29. Rxd2 g5 30. Rd7 Re8 31. Kf3 Re7 32. Rxe7  ½ - ½ (view game)

    So,W (2779) - Nakamura,Hi (2814) [E99]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (6), 2015-08-28
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5 Ne7 9. Ne1 Nd7 10. f3 f5 11. Be3 f4 12. Bf2 g5 13. Nd3 Ng6 14. c5 Nf6 15. Rc1 Rf7 16. Kh1 h5 17. cxd6 cxd6 18. Nb5 a6 19. Na3 b5 20. Rc6 g4 21. Qc2 Qf8 22. Rc1 Bd7 23. Rc7 Bh6 24. Be1 h4 25. fxg4 f3 26. gxf3 Nxe4 27. Rd1 Rxf3 28. Rxd7 Rf1+ 29. Kg2 Be3 30. Bg3 hxg3 31. Rxf1 Nh4+ 32. Kh3 Qh6 33. g5 Nxg5+ 34. Kg4 Nhf3 35. Nf2 Qh4+ 36. Kf5 Rf8+ 37. Kg6 Rf6+ 38. Kxf6 Ne4+ 39. Kg6 Qg5+  0 - 1 (view game)

    Grischuk,A (2771) - Caruana,F (2808) [D37]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (6), 2015-08-28
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. e3 Nbd7 7. c5 Ne4 8. a3 Nxc3 9. bxc3 c6 10. Qa4 g5 11. Bg3 f5 12. h3 f4 13. Bh2 e5 14. Be2 e4 15. Nd2 Nxc5 16. dxc5 Bxc5 17. O-O b5 18. Qb3 Qe7 19. Kh1 Be6 20. a4 d4 21. Qd1 d3 22. Bg4 Bd5 23. axb5 cxb5 24. Nb3 fxe3 25. Nxc5 Qxc5 26. fxe3 Qxe3 27. Re1 Qf2 28. Bg1 Qf7 29. Qd2 Qg6 30. Ra6 Rf6 31. Rea1 Re8 32. Rxf6 Qxf6 33. Rxa7 h6 34. Be3 Qe5 35. Qe1 Bc4 36. Bd4 Qf4 37. Be3 Qe5 38. Bd4 Qf4 39. Rg7+ Kf8 40. Qa1 b4  1 - 0 (view game)



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  • Sinquefield Cup 2015 Round 5

    Aug 28, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Carlsen, MagnusNOR28533.5
    2Aronian, LevonARM27653.5
    3Topalov, VeselinBUL28163
    4Giri, AnishNED27933
    5Nakamura, HikaruUSA28142.5
    6Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27312.5
    7Caruana, FabianoITA28082
    8Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27712
    9Anand, ViswanathanIND28161.5
    10So, WesleyUSA27791.5

    Topalov,V (2816) - Caruana,F (2808) [C65]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (5), 2015-08-27
    1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. c3 O-O 6. O-O d6 7. Nbd2 Ne7 8. d4 exd4 9. cxd4 Bb6 10. Re1 Bg4 11. h3 Bh5 12. Qb3 d5 13. e5 Nd7 14. a4 a5 15. Qd1 Nb8 16. Nb3 Nbc6 17. Bg5 h6 18. Bh4 Qc8 19. g4 Bg6 20. Rc1 Bh7 21. Bg3 Nb4 22. Re3 Na2 23. Ra1 Nb4 24. Ne1 Nec6 25. Qd2 Qe6 26. Bxc6 Qxc6 27. Rc3 Qe6 28. Ng2 f6 29. Nf4 Qd7 30. e6 Qe7 31. Re1 f5 32. Nc5 Bxc5 33. Rxc5 c6 34. Rc3 g5 35. Ng2 f4 36. Nxf4 gxf4 37. Bxf4 Nd3 38. Rxd3 Bxd3 39. Bxh6 Rf3 40. Re3 Rxe3 41. Qxe3 Qh7 42. f3 Re8 43. h4 Qg6 44. e7 Qd6 45. Bf4 Qxe7 46. Qxd3 Qe1+ 47. Qf1 Qxf1+ 48. Kxf1 Rf8 49. Be5 Rxf3+ 50. Kg2 Rb3 51. h5 Rxb2+ 52. Kg3 b5 53. axb5 Rxb5  0 - 1 (view game)

    Aronian,L (2765) - Grischuk,A (2771) [A30]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (5), 2015-08-27
    1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. e3 Nf6 4. d4 cxd4 5. exd4 d5 6. Nc3 Bg4 7. Bg5 e6 8. cxd5 exd5 9. Qe2+ Be6 10. Bxf6 gxf6 11. Qc2 Qb6 12. a3 O-O-O 13. Na4 Qc7 14. Bb5 Rg8 15. O-O Bh3 16. Nh4 Rg4 17. Bxc6 bxc6 18. Qd3 Rxh4 19. gxh3 Qf4 20. Rac1 Kd7 21. Rfe1 Bd6 22. Kf1 Qxd4 23. Qf5+ Kc7 24. Nc3 Kb7 25. Ne2 Qe5 26. Qc2 Rc4 27. Qb3+ Kc7 28. Rxc4 dxc4 29. Qxc4 Qd5 30. Qxd5 cxd5  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Nakamura,Hi (2814) - Giri,A (2793) [B48]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (5), 2015-08-27
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. Be3 a6 7. Qd2 Nf6 8. O-O-O Be7 9. f4 b5 10. e5 b4 11. Ncb5 axb5 12. Nxb5 Qb8 13. exf6 gxf6 14. Kb1 d5 15. Qf2 Ba6 16. Bb6 Bxb5 17. Bxb5 Qb7 18. Rhe1 Rb8 19. Bxc6+ Qxc6 20. Bd4 Ra8 21. b3 Kd7 22. a4 bxa3 23. Rd3 Rhc8 24. Re2 Qb5 25. Qf3 Ra6 26. f5 Rac6 27. fxe6+ fxe6 28. Rdd2 a2+ 29. Ka1 f5 30. Qe3 Rg8 31. c4 dxc4 32. Bc5+ Ke8 33. Bxe7 Kxe7 34. Qh6 Qb6 35. Qxh7+ Kf8 36. Qh4 Ke8 37. Qh5+ Kf8 38. Qh4 Ke8 39. Qh5+  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Carlsen,M (2853) - So,W (2779) [B90]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (5), 2015-08-27
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8. f3 Nbd7 9. Qd2 b5 10. O-O-O Be7 11. g4 b4 12. Nd5 Bxd5 13. exd5 Nb6 14. Na5 Nbxd5 15. Nc4 Nxe3 16. Nxe3 O-O 17. Bc4 Nd7 18. h4 a5 19. g5 Rc8 20. Bd5 Nb6 21. Kb1 Qc7 22. Rhf1 Nxd5 23. Nxd5 Qb7 24. f4 f5 25. Qe3 e4 26. h5 Rc5 27. h6 g6 28. Qb3 Rf7 29. a4 Bd8 30. Rd4 Kf8 31. Rfd1 Rc6 32. Ne3 Bb6 33. Nc4 Bxd4 34. Nxa5 Qb6 35. Nxc6 Bc5 36. Qd5 e3 37. a5 Qb5 38. Nd8 Ra7 39. Ne6+ Ke8 40. Nd4 Qxa5 41. Qg8+ Kd7 42. Qxh7+ Kc8 43. Qg8+ Kb7 44. c3 bxc3 45. Qb3+ Qb6 46. Qxb6+ Kxb6 47. bxc3 Bxd4 48. Rxd4 Kc6 49. Kc2 Ra2+ 50. Kd1 Rf2 51. Ke1 Kd7 52. Ra4 Ke6 53. Ra8 Rh2 54. c4 Kf7 55. Rb8 Ke6 56. Rg8  1 - 0 (view game)

    Anand,V (2816) - Vachier Lagrave,M (2731) [B92]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (5), 2015-08-27
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nb3 Be7 8. Be3 Be6 9. Qd3 Nc6 10. a3 d5 11. exd5 Nxd5 12. Nxd5 Qxd5 13. O-O-O Qxd3 14. Bxd3 O-O-O 15. Nc5 Bd5 16. c4 Bxg2 17. Rhg1 e4 18. Be2 Bf3 19. Bxf3 exf3 20. Rxg7 Rxd1+ 21. Kxd1 Rd8+ 22. Kc1 Ne5 23. Ne4 Kd7 24. Rxh7 Ke6 25. Nd2 Rc8 26. Kc2 Nxc4 27. Nxc4 Rxc4+ 28. Kd3 Rg4 29. h3 Ra4 30. Rh6+ f6 31. Rh7 Ra5 32. Ke4 Rb5 33. Bd4 Bd6 34. Rh6 Be5 35. Bxe5 Rxe5+ 36. Kxf3 Rf5+ 37. Ke2 Re5+ 38. Kf1 Rb5 39. b4 Rd5 40. Rg6 a5 41. bxa5 Rxa5 42. Rg3 Ra4  ½ - ½ (view game)



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  • Sinquefield Cup 2015 Round 4

    Aug 26, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL28163
    2Aronian, LevonARM27653
    3Giri, AnishNED27932.5
    4Carlsen, MagnusNOR28532.5
    5Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27312
    6Nakamura, HikaruUSA28142
    7So, WesleyUSA27791.5
    8Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27711.5
    9Anand, ViswanathanIND28161
    10Caruana, FabianoITA28081

    Grischuk,A (2771) - Topalov,V (2816) [B90]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (4), 2015-08-26
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 Ng4 7. Bc1 Nf6 8. f3 e5 9. Nb3 Be6 10. Be3 h5 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 Nbd7 13. Qd2 g6 14. O-O-O Nb6 15. Kb1 Nbxd5 16. Bg5 Be7 17. Na5 Rb8 18. Bc4 Nb6 19. Bxf6 Bxf6 20. Qxd6 Qxd6 21. Rxd6 Bd8 22. Rd3 Bc7 23. Bb3 Ke7 24. Rhd1 Rhd8 25. Rxd8 Bxd8 26. Nc4 Nxc4 27. Bxc4 Bb6 28. c3 Rd8 29. Rxd8 Bxd8 30. Kc2 Bc7 31. Bd5  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Giri,A (2793) - Carlsen,M (2853) [B33]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (4), 2015-08-26
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6 8. Na3 b5 9. Nd5 Be7 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. c3 Ne7 12. Nc2 Nxd5 13. Qxd5 Rb8 14. Nb4 Bb7 15. Qd3 O-O 16. Be2 a5 17. Nd5 b4 18. O-O bxc3 19. bxc3 Bg5 20. Rab1 Qd7 21. Rb3 Bc6 22. Rfb1 Rxb3 23. Rxb3 g6 24. Rb6 Rc8 25. h3 Bxd5 26. Qxd5 Rxc3 27. Rxd6 Qe7 28. Bd1 Rc7 29. g3 Kg7 30. Ba4 Bc1 31. Rc6  ½ - ½ (view game)

    So,W (2779) - Aronian,L (2765) [E20]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (4), 2015-08-26
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. f3 c5 5. d5 O-O 6. e4 d6 7. Nge2 a6 8. a4 Ba5 9. Bd2 exd5 10. cxd5 Nh5 11. g3 Nd7 12. Bg2 b5 13. g4 b4 14. Nb1 Qh4+ 15. Kf1 Ne5 16. Be1 Qf6 17. gxh5 Nxf3 18. Bf2 Bg4 19. Qc1 Nd4 20. Nxd4 cxd4 21. e5 dxe5 22. Nd2 Rac8 23. Qb1 b3 24. Nxb3 Bb6 25. a5 Ba7 26. Kg1 Bf5 27. Be4 Qg5+ 28. Kf1 Qf4  0 - 1 (view game)

    Vachier Lagrave,M (2731) - Nakamura,Hi (2814) [E81]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (4), 2015-08-26
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Nge2 c5 7. d5 e6 8. Ng3 exd5 9. cxd5 a6 10. a4 h5 11. Be2 Nbd7 12. O-O h4 13. Nh1 Nh5 14. Be3 f5 15. f4 Qe8 16. Bxh5 gxh5 17. e5 dxe5 18. d6 exf4 19. Bxf4 Nf6 20. Nf2 Bd7 21. Nd3 h3 22. Ne5 hxg2 23. Re1 Be6 24. Qf3 Ne4 25. Rad1 Bxe5 26. Bxe5 Qg6 27. Qxg2 Qxg2+ 28. Kxg2 Bd7 29. Rg1 Kf7 30. Kf3 Rg8 31. Nxe4 fxe4+ 32. Kxe4 Ke6 33. Bf4 Bxa4 34. Rde1 h4 35. Rxg8 Rxg8 36. Kf3+ Kf6 37. Re5 Bc6+ 38. Ke3 Re8 39. Rxe8 Bxe8 40. d7 Bxd7 41. Bd6 c4 42. Kd4 b5 43. Kc3 Ke6 44. Bc7 Kd5 45. Bd8 h3 46. b4 cxb3 47. Kxb3 Kc5 48. Be7+ Kb6 49. Bd8+ Kc5 50. Be7+ Kb6 51. Bd8+ ½ - ½ (view game)

    Caruana,F (2808) - Anand,V (2816) [D43]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (4), 2015-08-26
    1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 Qxf6 7. e3 g6 8. Bd3 Bg7 9. O-O O-O 10. e4 Qd8 11. Re1 c5 12. exd5 cxd4 13. dxe6 Bxe6 14. Ne2 Qd6 15. Qd2 Nc6 16. Nf4 Bg4 17. Be4 Bxf3 18. Bxf3 Ne5 19. Bd5 Rac8 20. b3 b5 21. Rac1 bxc4 22. bxc4 Rc7 23. Nd3 Nxd3 24. Qxd3 Kh7 25. g3 Bf6 26. Rb1 Kg7 27. Rb5 Rfc8 28. Reb1 Rc5 29. a4 Rxb5 30. axb5 Rc7 31. Qb3 Qe5 32. Qf3 Bg5 33. c5 Rd7 34. b6 axb6 35. cxb6 Rxd5 36. Qxd5 Qxd5 37. b7 d3 38. b8=Q d2 39. Rd1 Qf3 40. Qb2+ Kh7 41. Qc2 Be3 42. fxe3 Qxe3+  ½ - ½ (view game)



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  • Sinquefield Cup 2015 Round 3

    Aug 25, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL28162.5
    2Giri, AnishNED27932
    3Aronian, LevonARM27652
    4Carlsen, MagnusNOR28532
    5Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27311.5
    6So, WesleyUSA27791.5
    7Nakamura, HikaruUSA28141.5
    8Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27711
    9Anand, ViswanathanIND28160.5
    10Caruana, FabianoITA28080.5

    Anand,V (2816) - Topalov,V (2816) [B51]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (3), 2015-08-25
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Nd7 4. d4 cxd4 5. Qxd4 a6 6. Bxd7+ Bxd7 7. O-O Nf6 8. Nc3 e5 9. Qd3 h6 10. Nd2 b5 11. a4 Rb8 12. Rd1 Be7 13. axb5 axb5 14. Nf1 b4 15. Nd5 Nxd5 16. Qxd5 O-O 17. Ne3 Be6 18. Qd3 Qc7 19. Bd2 Rfc8 20. c3 bxc3 21. Bxc3 Qb7 22. Nd5 Bg5 23. h3 Ra8 24. Ne3 Bxe3 25. Qxe3 Rxa1 26. Rxa1 Ra8 27. Rxa8+ Qxa8 28. f3 Qc6 29. Kf2 f6 30. Kg1 Qc5 31. Qxc5 dxc5  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Aronian,L (2765) - Giri,A (2793) [A29]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (3), 2015-08-25
    1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. g3 d5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Bg2 Nb6 7. O-O Be7 8. d3 O-O 9. Be3 Re8 10. Qd2 Bf8 11. Rfc1 h6 12. a3 Bg4 13. Ne4 Nd4 14. Bxd4 exd4 15. Qf4 Bxf3 16. exf3 Nd5 17. Qg4 c6 18. f4 a5 19. Nd2 a4 20. Qd1 Nb6 21. h4 Ra5 22. Rc2 Nd7 23. Ne4 Nc5 24. Nxc5 Bxc5 25. Qd2 Bf8 26. Re1 Rxe1+ 27. Qxe1 Ra8 28. Qe4 Qb6 29. Re2 Qc5 30. Bf3 Rd8 31. Kg2 Bd6 32. f5 Bf8 33. f6 gxf6 34. Qf4 Qd6 35. Qf5 Ra8 36. Rc2 Bg7 37. Rc4 Qe6 38. Qf4 Qe5 39. Rb4 Qxf4 40. gxf4 Ra7 41. f5 Bf8 42. Rxd4 Ra5  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Carlsen,M (2853) - Vachier Lagrave,M (2731) [A15]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (3), 2015-08-25
    1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 c5 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nxd4 O-O 7. Nc3 Qc7 8. Nd5 Qxc4 9. Nxe7+ Kh8 10. Nxc8 Rxc8 11. O-O Nc6 12. Be3 Ng4 13. Nc2 Nxe3 14. Nxe3 Qe6 15. Nd5 Bxb2 16. Rb1 Be5 17. Rxb7 Rab8 18. Rxb8 Rxb8 19. e3 Rb2 20. a4 Ne7 21. Nf4 Bxf4 22. exf4 Qb6 23. a5 Qc5 24. Qxd7 Ra2 25. Qd3 Kg7 26. a6 h5 27. Bb7 Nf5 28. Qe4 Nd6 29. Qb1 Rd2 30. Qa1+ Kg8 31. Bg2 Nf5 32. Qe5 Qxe5 33. fxe5 Re2 34. Rb1 Rxe5 35. Rb7 Re1+ 36. Bf1 h4 37. Rxa7 h3 38. Rd7 Ra1 39. g4 Nh4 40. Rd3 Ng2 41. Rxh3 Nf4 42. Rf3 g5 43. Rb3  1 - 0 (view game)

    So,W (2779) - Grischuk,A (2771) [A35]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (3), 2015-08-25
    1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. g3 g6 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O Bg7 7. d4 cxd4 8. Nxd4 Bd7 9. b3 Nxd4 10. Qxd4 Bc6 11. Bb2 O-O 12. Nd5 Bxd5 13. cxd5 Qa5 14. Bc3 Qa6 15. Qd2 Rfc8 16. Rfc1 Qb5 17. Rab1 a5 18. e4 Nd7 19. Bxg7 Kxg7 20. Qd4+ Kg8 21. Bf1 Rxc1 22. Rxc1 Qb4 23. Rc4 Qe1 24. Rc7 Ne5 25. Kg2 Qb4 26. Qxb4 axb4 27. Rc2 Kg7 28. f4 Nd7 29. Kf3 f5 30. exf5 gxf5 31. Rc7 Nc5 32. Rxe7+ Kf6 33. Re2 h5 34. Ke3 h4 35. Kd4 hxg3 36. hxg3 Rg8 37. Re3 Ra8 38. Kc4 Rxa2 39. Kxb4 Rf2 40. Bc4 Ne4 41. Kb5  1 - 0 (view game)

    Nakamura,Hi (2814) - Caruana,F (2808) [D81]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (3), 2015-08-25
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Qb3 dxc4 5. Qxc4 Be6 6. Qa4+ Bd7 7. Qb3 c5 8. d5 b5 9. Nxb5 Bxb5 10. Qxb5+ Nbd7 11. g3 Rb8 12. Qa4 Bg7 13. Bg2 O-O 14. Nh3 Nb6 15. Qxa7 Nfxd5 16. O-O Qc8 17. Qa3 Nb4 18. Qb3 Nc6 19. Bf4 Nd4 20. Qd1 e5 21. Be3 Rd8 22. Bxd4 Rxd4 23. Qc2 Rc4 24. Qd2 Rd4 25. Qc1 e4 26. e3 Rc4 27. Qd2 Rb4 28. Rac1 Rxb2 29. Qd6 c4 30. Ng5 Rxa2 31. Nxe4 Qf8 32. Rfd1 Qxd6 33. Rxd6 Ra1 34. Rxa1 Bxa1 35. Rc6 Rc8 36. Rxb6 c3 37. Nxc3 Bxc3 38. Bd5 Rc7 39. h4 Kg7 40. g4 h6 41. g5 hxg5 42. hxg5 Rc5 43. Rd6 Kf8 44. e4 Be5 45. Rd8+ Ke7 46. Ra8 Rc7 47. Kg2 Bf4 48. Ra5 Kf8 49. Bb3 Rc3 50. Rb5 Kg7 51. Bd1 Rd3 52. Be2 Rc3 53. Rd5 Kf8 54. Bb5 Ke7 55. Kf1 Rc2 56. Be2 Rd2 57. Ra5 Rd4 58. Bf3 Rd3 59. Be2 Rd4 60. f3 Kf8 61. Ba6 Rd7 62. Bc4 Re7 63. Kg2 Re5 64. Ra8+ Re8 65. Ra5 Re5 66. Rxe5 Bxe5 67. Kh3 Bf4 68. Kg4 Bc1 69. f4 Ke7 70. f5 gxf5+ 71. Kxf5 Bb2 72. e5 Bc3 73. Bb3 Bb2 74. Bc4 Bc3 75. Bb3 Bb2 76. Bc4  ½ - ½ (view game)



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  • Sinquefield Cup 2015 Round 2

    Aug 24, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL28162
    2Giri, AnishNED27931.5
    3Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27311.5
    4Aronian, LevonARM27651.5
    5Carlsen, MagnusNOR28531
    6Nakamura, HikaruUSA28141
    7Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27711
    8So, WesleyUSA27790
    9Anand, ViswanathanIND28160
    10Caruana, FabianoITA28080

    Topalov,V (2816) - Nakamura,Hi (2814) [C65]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (2), 2015-08-24
    1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. Nbd2 d6 6. O-O O-O 7. c3 Ne7 8. d4 exd4 9. cxd4 Bb6 10. Re1 Ng6 11. h3 c6 12. Bd3 Nh5 13. Nc4 Bc7 14. d5 Nhf4 15. Bf1 f5 16. e5 Nxd5 17. exd6 Bxd6 18. Nxd6 Qxd6 19. b3 Bd7 20. Bb2 Rfe8 21. Qd4 Qf6 22. Qd2 Qd6 23. Bc4 h6 24. Qd4 Qf6 25. Qxf6 gxf6 26. Bxf6 Rxe1+ 27. Rxe1 Re8 28. Rd1 Be6 29. Nd4 Kf7 30. Nxe6 Rxe6 31. Bd4 a6 32. Kf1 Ngf4 33. b4 Re4 34. f3 Re8 35. g3 Ne6 36. Bf2 Rd8 37. Re1 f4 38. g4 Ng5 39. Kg2 Re8 40. Rd1 Re5 41. Bd4 Re8 42. h4 Ne6 43. Bf2 Nec7 44. h5 Kf6 45. Kh3 b5 46. Bd4+ Kg5 47. Bxd5 Nxd5 48. Rc1 Re6 49. Rc5 Rd6 50. Bg7 Re6 51. Bd4 Rd6 52. a3 Re6 53. Rc1 Ne7 54. Bf2 Kf6 55. Bh4+ Kf7 56. g5 hxg5 57. Bxg5 Nd5 58. Kg4 Kg7 59. Bxf4 Nxf4 60. Kxf4 Rd6 61. Rc3 Kf6 62. Kg4 a5 63. bxa5 Rd4+ 64. f4 Ra4 65. Rxc6+ Kg7 66. a6 Rxa3 67. f5 b4 68. f6+ Kf7 69. h6 Kg6 70. Rc8 b3 71. Rg8+ Kf7 72. h7 Ra4+ 73. Kf3  1 - 0 (view game)

    Vachier Lagrave,M (2731) - Aronian,L (2765) [D38]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (2), 2015-08-24
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 Qxf6 7. Qa4+ Nc6 8. e3 O-O 9. Be2 dxc4 10. O-O Bd7 11. Bxc4 Bxc3 12. bxc3 Rfd8 13. Be2 Be8 14. Qa3 Qe7 15. Qb2 b6 16. Nd2 Na5 17. Nb3 Nxb3 18. axb3 a5 19. b4 axb4 20. Qxb4 Kf8 21. Bf3 Qxb4 22. cxb4 Rxa1 23. Rxa1 Ke7 24. Kf1 Kd6 25. Ke2 Bb5+ 26. Kd2 e5 27. dxe5+ Kxe5+ 28. Kc3 Rd3+ 29. Kc2 Rd8 30. Kc3 Rd3+ 31. Kc2 Rd8 32. Kc3  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Giri,A (2793) - So,W (2779) [A30]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (2), 2015-08-24
    1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 e5 4. e3 f5 5. d4 e4 6. d5 exf3 7. dxc6 dxc6 8. Qxd8+ Kxd8 9. gxf3 Nf6 10. b3 Bd6 11. Bb2 Ke7 12. O-O-O Be6 13. Bd3 Rhd8 14. Kc2 Rd7 15. Ne2 g6 16. h3 Rad8 17. f4 Bc7 18. Ba3 b6 19. Ng3 Kf7 20. Bb2 a6 21. Be5 b5 22. Bxf5 gxf5 23. Bxc7 Rxd1 24. Rxd1 Rxd1 25. Kxd1 bxc4 26. bxc4 Ne4 27. Nxe4 fxe4 28. h4 Bxc4 29. a3 Ke6 30. f5+ Kxf5  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Caruana,F (2808) - Carlsen,M (2853) [C78]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (2), 2015-08-24
    1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O b5 6. Bb3 Bb7 7. d3 Be7 8. Nc3 O-O 9. a3 d6 10. Re1 Qd7 11. Ne2 Nd8 12. Ng3 Ne6 13. Ba2 Rfe8 14. Ng5 d5 15. Nxe6 Qxe6 16. Bg5 h6 17. Bxf6 Bxf6 18. Qf3 c6 19. c4 Rad8 20. cxd5 cxd5 21. Nf5 Bg5 22. h4 Bd2 23. Re2 dxe4 24. dxe4 Qf6 25. g3 Kf8 26. h5 Bg5 27. a4 b4 28. a5 Kg8 29. Bc4 Rd7 30. Ra4 Kh8 31. Rxb4 g6 32. hxg6 fxg6 33. Qb3 Bc6 34. Ne3 Bxe4 35. Bd5 Bxd5 36. Nxd5 Qc6 37. Nc3 Qf3 38. Qc2 Red8 39. Rbe4 Rd2 40. Rxd2 Rxd2  0 - 1 (view game)

    Grischuk,A (2771) - Anand,V (2816) [A45]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (2), 2015-08-24
    1. d4 Nf6 2. Bf4 d5 3. e3 c5 4. dxc5 Nc6 5. Bb5 Qa5+ 6. Nc3 a6 7. Bxc6+ bxc6 8. Nf3 e6 9. O-O Bd7 10. a3 Qxc5 11. Na4 Qa7 12. c4 Be7 13. Rc1 Rc8 14. cxd5 cxd5 15. Rxc8+ Bxc8 16. Qd4 Qxd4 17. exd4 Bd7 18. Nb6 Bd8 19. Nxd7 Nxd7 20. Rc1 f6 21. Rc6 Kf7 22. Rxa6 Bb6 23. Bd2 g5 24. h3 Rb8 25. Bb4 Rb7 26. Ra8 Nb8 27. Kf1 Nc6 28. Bc3 e5 29. dxe5 d4 30. Bb4 Nxe5 31. Nxe5+ fxe5 32. Ke2 e4 33. f3 d3+ 34. Kd2 exf3 35. Rf8+  1 - 0 (view game)



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  • Sinquefield Cup 2015

    Aug 23, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL28161
    2Nakamura, HikaruUSA28141
    3Giri, AnishNED27931
    4Aronian, LevonARM27651
    5Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27311
    6Carlsen, MagnusNOR28530
    7Anand, ViswanathanIND28160
    8Caruana, FabianoITA28080
    9So, WesleyUSA27790
    10Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27710

    Carlsen,M (2853) - Topalov,V (2816) [B51]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (1), 2015-08-23
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Nd7 4. O-O Ngf6 5. Re1 a6 6. Bd3 b5 7. c4 g5 8. Nxg5 Ne5 9. Be2 bxc4 10. Na3 Rg8 11. Nxc4 Nxc4 12. d4 Nb6 13. Bh5 Nxh5 14. Qxh5 Rg7 15. Nxh7 Qd7 16. dxc5 dxc5 17. e5 Qc6 18. f3 Qg6 19. Nf6+ Kd8 20. Qxg6 Rxg6 21. Ne4 Bb7 22. h4 Rc8 23. h5 Rg8 24. Bd2 Nc4 25. Bc3 Bh6 26. Rad1+ Ke8 27. Rd3 Bf4 28. Nf2 Bc6 29. Nh3 Bg3 30. Re2 Bb5 31. Rd1 Bc6 32. Nf2 Bxe5 33. Ng4 Bxc3 34. bxc3 Kf8 35. Kf2 Rh8 36. Ne5 Nxe5 37. Rxe5 Be8 38. g4 f6 39. Re6 Bb5 40. Rde1 Rc7  0 - 1 (view game)

    Nakamura,Hi (2814) - Anand,V (2816) [E06]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (1), 2015-08-23
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. g3 Be7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O dxc4 7. Qc2 a6 8. a4 Bd7 9. Qxc4 Bc6 10. Bg5 Bd5 11. Qc2 Be4 12. Qd1 c5 13. dxc5 Bxc5 14. Qxd8 Rxd8 15. Nbd2 Bc6 16. Nb3 Be7 17. Na5 h6 18. Be3 Nd5 19. Bd2 Nb6 20. Bf4 Nd5 21. Ne5 g5 22. Bd2 Bf6 23. Nd3 b6 24. Nc4 b5 25. Bxd5 bxc4 26. Bxc4 Bxb2 27. Ra2 Bg7 28. Rc1 Be8 29. Nc5 Bf8 30. Bd3 Nc6 31. Be4 Rdc8 32. Kf1 Ra7 33. Nb3 Rac7 34. Rac2 Bd6 35. f4 f5 36. Bd3 Nb8 37. Rxc7 Rxc7 38. Rxc7 Bxc7 39. fxg5 hxg5 40. Nc5 Bd6 41. Nxe6 Bxa4 42. Nxg5 Bd7 43. Bc3  1 - 0 (view game)

    Aronian,L (2765) - Caruana,F (2808) [D37]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (1), 2015-08-23
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. e3 Nbd7 7. c5 Ne4 8. Rc1 Nxc3 9. Rxc3 b6 10. c6 Nf6 11. a3 a5 12. Bd3 Ne4 13. Rc2 f6 14. Qe2 Bd6 15. O-O g5 16. Bxd6 Nxd6 17. Re1 a4 18. Nd2 e5 19. e4 f5 20. f3 dxe4 21. fxe4 Ra5 22. exf5 Nxf5 23. Bc4+ Kg7 24. d5 Re8 25. Ne4 Nd4 26. Qh5 Nxc2 27. Nxg5 Bf5 28. Rf1 Qf6 29. Ne6+ Rxe6 30. Rxf5 Qg6 31. dxe6 Qxh5 32. Rxh5 Nd4 33. e7 Ra8 34. Rxe5 Re8 35. Re4 Nf5 36. Be6 Nd6 37. Bd7 Nxe4 38. Bxe8 Kf6 39. Bg6  1 - 0 (view game)

    Giri,A (2793) - Grischuk,A (2771) [D02]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (1), 2015-08-23
    1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. g3 Bb4+ 5. Bd2 Be7 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O Nbd7 8. Qc2 c6 9. Rd1 b6 10. Bf4 Ba6 11. b3 Rc8 12. Nc3 dxc4 13. e4 Nh5 14. Be3 Nhf6 15. h3 b5 16. bxc4 bxc4 17. Rab1 Qa5 18. Bd2 Qa3 19. Re1 Nb6 20. Re3 Rb8 21. Rxb6 Rxb6 22. Na4 Rb1+ 23. Kh2 c3 24. Rxc3 Qb4 25. Rxc6 Qb5 26. Ne5 Ra1 27. Bc3 Rf1 28. Nb2 Qb7 29. Rxa6 Qxa6 30. Nbc4 Nxe4 31. Bxe4 Rb8 32. Bxh7+ Kf8 33. Qe2 Rc1 34. Qh5  1 - 0 (view game)

    So,W (2779) - Vachier Lagrave,M (2731) [A15]
    3rd Sinquefield Cup 2015 Saint Louis USA (1), 2015-08-23
    1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. g3 Bg7 6. Bg2 c5 7. Qa4+ Nc6 8. Ng5 e6 9. Nge4 Nb6 10. Qb5 c4 11. Na4 O-O 12. Nxb6 axb6 13. Qxc4 e5 14. Qc2 Be6 15. Nc3 b5 16. Bxc6 bxc6 17. b3 Bf5 18. d3 e4 19. dxe4 Bxe4 20. Nxe4 Bxa1 21. O-O Re8 22. f3 Bd4+ 23. e3 Bg7 24. Rd1 Qc7 25. Rd6 c5 26. Rd5 Re5 27. Rd1 c4 28. a3 Re7 29. bxc4 Qxc4 30. Qd2 Qb3 31. Qd6 Rc8 32. Nf2 Rec7 33. Bd2 Bf8 34. Qd4 Bxa3 35. Kg2 Bb2  0 - 1 (view game)



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  • Veselin Topalov wins the Norway Chess 2015

    Jun 25, 2015 by 365Chess

    Final Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL27986.5
    2Anand, ViswanathanIND27916
    3Nakamura, HikaruUSA28026
    4Giri, AnishNED27735.5
    5Caruana, FabianoITA28024
    6Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27234
    7Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27813.5
    8Carlsen, MagnusNORNOR3.5
    9Aronian, LevonARM27803
    10Hammer, Jon LudvigNOR26773

    Vachier Lagrave,M (2723) - Grischuk,A (2781) [D38]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (9), 2015-06-25
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. cxd5 exd5 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bh4 Nbd7 8. e3 g5 9. Bg3 Ne4 10. Qc2 h5 11. h3 Qf6 12. Bd3 Bxc3+ 13. bxc3 Nxg3 14. fxg3 g4 15. hxg4 hxg4 16. Nh4 Nb6 17. Qf2 Qxf2+ 18. Kxf2 Be6 19. Nf5 Kd7 20. Rh4 Rhg8 21. Ke2 Nc8 22. Rf1 Nd6 23. Nxd6 Kxd6 24. Bf5 Rg5 25. Bxe6 Kxe6 26. Rh7 Rf8 27. a4 b6 28. Kd3 c5 29. Rh6+ f6 30. Rh7 Rf5 31. Rf4 c4+ 32. Ke2 Rxf4 33. gxf4 Kf5 34. Rd7 Ke4 35. Re7+ Kf5 36. Rd7 Ke4 37. Re7+ Kf5 38. Rd7  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Topalov,V (2798) - Anand,V (2804) [D38]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (9), 2015-06-25
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 Qxf6 7. e3 O-O 8. Rc1 dxc4 9. Bxc4 c5 10. O-O cxd4 11. Nxd4 Bd7 12. Qb3 Nc6 13. Nxc6 Bxc3 14. Rxc3 Bxc6 15. Bb5 Bd5 16. Bc4 Bc6 17. Bb5 Bd5 18. Bc4  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Hammer,J (2677) - Carlsen,M (2876) [D30]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (9), 2015-06-25
    1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 a6 4. Bg5 f6 5. Bd2 dxc4 6. e3 Nc6 7. Bxc4 Bd6 8. e4 Nge7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qb3 Kh8 11. Bxe6 Bxh2+ 12. Kxh2 Qd6+ 13. Kh1 Bxe6 14. d5 Bg8 15. Qa3 Qxa3 16. Nxa3 Na7 17. Bb4 Rfe8 18. Rac1 Rac8 19. Nd4 f5 20. f3 fxe4 21. fxe4 Ng6 22. Nf5 Rxe4 23. Bc3 Bxd5 24. Bxg7+ Kg8 25. Bd4 Rxd4 26. Nxd4 Bxa2 27. b3 Rd8 28. Ne6 Rd2 29. Rc3 Re2 30. Nf4 Rb2 31. Nxg6 hxg6 32. Rxc7 Rxb3 33. Rd1 Nc6 34. Rdd7  1 - 0 (view game)

    Aronian,L (2780) - Nakamura,Hi (2802) [A25]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (9), 2015-06-25
    1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 Bc5 4. Bg2 d6 5. e3 a6 6. Nge2 Ba7 7. a3 h5 8. d4 h4 9. b4 Nge7 10. c5 Bf5 11. Bb2 Qd7 12. Qb3 h3 13. Bf3 exd4 14. Nxd4 Bg4 15. Bxg4 Qxg4 16. Nxc6 Nxc6 17. Qd1 Qg6 18. cxd6 O-O-O 19. Rc1 Rxd6 20. Qc2 Qh5 21. Qe2 Ne5 22. Qxh5 Nd3+ 23. Ke2 Nxc1+ 24. Rxc1 Rxh5 25. g4 Re5 26. Rg1 Re8 27. Rg3 Bd4 28. Na4 Bxb2 29. Nxb2 Red8 30. Nc4 Rc6 31. Ne5 Rc2+ 32. Ke1 f6 33. Nf3 Rh8 34. g5 Ra2 35. Nd4 Rxa3 36. Ne6 Ra1+ 37. Ke2 Rh1 38. gxf6 gxf6 39. Nf4 b6 40. Nxh3 Rb1  0 - 1 (view game)

    Caruana,F (2805) - Giri,A (2773) [C80]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (9), 2015-06-25
    1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. d4 b5 7. Bb3 d5 8. dxe5 Be6 9. Nbd2 Nc5 10. c3 Be7 11. Bc2 d4 12. Nb3 d3 13. Bb1 Nxb3 14. axb3 Bf5 15. Re1 O-O 16. b4 Qd7 17. h3 Rfd8 18. g4 Bg6 19. Bf4 a5 20. bxa5 Rxa5 21. Ba2 Rf8 22. b4 Ra4 23. Qd2 Nd8 24. Bg5 c5 25. Bxe7 Qxe7 26. bxc5 Qxc5 27. Nh4 Ne6 28. Bb3 Rxa1 29. Rxa1 Qxe5 30. Nxg6 hxg6 31. Bxe6 fxe6 32. Qxd3 b4 33. Rc1 Qf4 34. Rf1 b3 35. Qxg6 Qc4 36. Re1 Rf6 37. Qe8+ Kh7 38. Qh5+ Rh6 39. Qe5 Rxh3 40. Qxe6 Qxe6 41. Rxe6 Rxc3 42. Rb6 Rc4 43. Rxb3 Rxg4+  ½ - ½ (view game)



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  • Norway Chess 2015 Round 8

    Jun 24, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL27986
    2Anand, ViswanathanIND27915.5
    3Giri, AnishNED27735
    4Nakamura, HikaruUSA28025
    5Caruana, FabianoITA28023.5
    6Carlsen, MagnusNORNOR3.5
    7Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27233.5
    8Aronian, LevonARM27803
    9Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27813
    10Hammer, Jon LudvigNOR26772

    Grischuk, Alexander (2781) - Caruana, Fabiano (2805) [A49]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (8.1), 2015-06-24
    1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. d4 d5 4. c4 c6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. Qb3 O-O 7. Nc3 Qb6 8. O-O Rd8 9. Na4 Qxb3 10. axb3 Na6 11. Nc3 Bf5 12. Bf4 Nh5 13. Bg5 Nf6 14. Bf4 Nh5 15. Bg5 Nf6 16. Rfc1 h6 17. Bd2 Ne4 18. cxd5 cxd5 19. Be1 Nb8 20. e3 Nc6 21. Nh4 Nxc3 22. bxc3 Be4 23. Bxe4 dxe4 24. b4 a6 25. c4 e6 26. Rab1 Na7 27. Ng2 g5 28. Bc3 Rac8 29. c5 e5 30. dxe5 Nc6 31. Ne1 Bxe5 32. Kf1 Bxc3 33. Rxc3 Rd2 34. Rc2 Rcd8 35. b5 axb5 36. Rxd2 Rxd2 37. Rxb5 Nd8 38. Rb4 Ne6 39. Rxb7 Nxc5 40. Rb5 Nd7 41. h3 Kg7 42. Rb4 f5 43. Rc4 Ne5 44. Rc2 Rd1 45. Ke2 Ra1 46. f4 exf3+ 47. Nxf3 Nxf3 48. Kxf3 Rf1+ 49. Kg2 Ra1 50. Kf3 Rf1+ 51. Kg2 Ra1  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Carlsen, Magnus (2876) - Aronian, Levon (2780) [C90]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (8.2), 2015-06-24
    1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. d3 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8. c3 O-O 9. Re1 Na5 10. Bc2 c5 11. Nbd2 Nc6 12. Nf1 h6 13. Ne3 Re8 14. a4 Be6 15. d4 exd4 16. cxd4 Nb4 17. Bb1 bxa4 18. Rxa4 Bf8 19. Ra1 d5 20. e5 Ne4 21. h3 Qb6 22. Nxd5 Bxd5 23. Bxe4 Rad8 24. Bxd5 Rxd5 25. Be3 Red8 26. dxc5 Bxc5 27. Qb3 Bxe3 28. Rxe3 a5 29. e6 fxe6 30. Rae1 R8d6 31. Rc1 Nd3 32. Rc8+ Kh7 33. Qa4 Qxb2 34. Qe4+ Rf5 35. Kh2 Nf4 36. Rc2 Qa1 37. g4 Qf1 38. Ne1 Nh5 39. gxf5 exf5 40. Qc4  1 - 0 (view game)

    Giri, Anish (2773) - Topalov, Veselin (2798) [E10]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (8.3), 2015-06-24
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. g3 Bb4+ 5. Bd2 Be7 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O c6 8. Qc2 Nbd7 9. Rd1 b6 10. b3 a5 11. Bc3 Bb7 12. Nbd2 c5 13. Ne5 cxd4 14. Bxd4 Nxe5 15. Bxe5 Qc8 16. Rac1 dxc4 17. Bxf6 Bxf6 18. Qxc4 Bxg2 19. Kxg2 Qb7+ 20. Qe4 Rfb8 21. Rc6 Qd7 22. Rcc1 Qb7 23. Qxb7 Rxb7 24. Ne4 Be7 25. Nd6 Rd7 26. Nc4 Rxd1 27. Rxd1 b5 28. Ne5 Bf6 29. Nd7 a4 30. Rc1 axb3 31. axb3 Be7 32. Rc7 Rd8 33. Rb7 Bd6 34. g4 h5 35. gxh5 Kh7 36. b4 Bxb4 37. Ne5 Rd5 38. Nxf7 Rxh5 39. f4 Kg6 40. Ne5+ Kh7 41. Nf7 Kg6 42. Ne5+ Kh7 43. Nf3 Rf5 44. Ng5+ Kh6 45. Kf3 Bd2 46. e3 b4 47. Nxe6 Rh5 48. Nxg7 Rxh2 49. Nf5+ Kg6 50. Ne7+ Kf6 51. Nd5+ Ke6 52. Ke4 Rh3 53. Rb6+ Kd7 54. Kd3 Bc1 55. Rxb4 Kd6 56. Kd4  1 - 0 (view game)

    Nakamura, Hikaru (2802) - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime (2723) [B92]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (8.4), 2015-06-24
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nb3 Be7 8. Qd3 b5 9. a4 b4 10. Nd5 Bb7 11. Nxf6+ Bxf6 12. Bd2 a5 13. c3 bxc3 14. Bxc3 O-O 15. O-O Nc6 16. Rfd1 Re8 17. Bf3 Be7 18. Qb5 Qc8 19. Bg4 Qxg4 20. Qxb7 Rec8 21. Nxa5 Nxa5 22. Qxe7 Nb3 23. f3 Qf4 24. Ra3 Nd4 25. Raa1 Ne2+ 26. Kh1 Nxc3 27. bxc3 h5 28. Qxd6 Rxc3 29. Qd5 Ra6 30. Qb5 Rac6 31. Qf1 h4 32. h3 Rc2 33. Re1 Qd2 34. Red1 Qg5 35. Re1 Qd2 36. Rad1 Qb4 37. Qd3 Kh7 38. Qd8 Rf6 39. Rc1 Qxa4 40. Rxc2 Qxc2 41. Qd1 Qf2 42. Rf1 Qg3 43. Qd7 Rg6 44. Rg1 Rf6 45. Rf1 Rg6 46. Rg1 Rf6 47. Rf1  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Anand, Viswanathan (2804) - Hammer, Jon Ludvig (2677) [A20]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (8.5), 2015-06-24
    1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Nc3 Nb6 6. d3 Be7 7. Be3 O-O 8. Rc1 f5 9. Nf3 Nc6 10. O-O Be6 11. b4 a6 12. a3 Kh8 13. Na4 Nxa4 14. Qxa4 Bd5 15. Bc5 Bd6 16. Qc2 Qf6 17. e4 Be6 18. exf5 Bxf5 19. Be3 a5 20. b5 Ne7 21. Bg5 Qf7 22. Qc3 h6 23. Bxe7 Qxe7 24. Nh4 Bxa3 25. Bxb7 Bxc1 26. Nxf5 Rxf5 27. Bxa8 Ba3 28. Qxa5 Bc5 29. Be4 Rf8 30. Kg2 Qd6 31. h4 h5 32. Qd2 Qf6 33. Qe2 g6 34. Bxg6 Qxg6 35. Qxe5+ Kg8 36. Qxc5  1 - 0 (view game)



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  • Norway Chess 2015 Round 7

    Jun 23, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL27986
    2Nakamura, HikaruUSA28024.5
    3Anand, ViswanathanIND27914.5
    4Giri, AnishNED27734
    5Caruana, FabianoITA28023
    6Aronian, LevonARM27803
    7Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27233
    8Carlsen, MagnusNORNOR2.5
    9Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27812.5
    10Hammer, Jon LudvigNOR26772

    Hammer,J (2677) - Giri,A (2773) [B08]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (7), 2015-06-23
    1. Nf3 g6 2. e4 d6 3. d4 Bg7 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Be3 a6 6. Qd2 b5 7. Bh6 O-O 8. Bd3 Bg4 9. e5 dxe5 10. dxe5 Nh5 11. Bxg7 Nxg7 12. Be4 Bxf3 13. Bxf3 Qxd2+ 14. Kxd2 Ra7 15. Rad1 Nd7 16. Rhe1 Nb6 17. Bc6 Ne6 18. Kc1 Nd8 19. Be4 c5 20. Nd5 Nxd5 21. Bxd5 Ne6 22. g3 c4 23. Bxe6 fxe6 24. f4 Kf7 25. h4 h5 26. Rd4 Rc8 27. Red1 Ke8 28. c3 a5 29. Kc2 Rb7 30. Re4 b4 31. Rdd4 Rbc7 32. Kd2 Rc5 33. Kc2 R5c7 34. a3 b3+ 35. Kd2 Rc5 36. Ke3 R8c7 37. Rd2 Rd5 38. Red4 Rxd4 39. Rxd4 Rc5 40. a4 Rc8 41. Re4 Kf7 42. Kd4 Kg7 43. Re2 Kf8 44. Rg2 Kg7 45. Rd2 Kf7 46. Ke4 Ke8 47. Rd4 Rc5 48. Kf3 Kf7 49. Ke3 Ke8 50. Ke4 Rc7 51. Kf3 Rc5 52. Ke3 Rc8 53. Re4 Kf7 54. Kd4 Kg7 55. Re3 Kf7 56. Re2 Kf8 57. Rg2 Kg7 58. Ke3 Kf7 59. Rh2 Kf8 60. Kd4 Kf7 61. Rg2  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Topalov,V (2798) - Caruana,F (2805) [E60]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (7), 2015-06-23
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 c6 4. Bg2 d5 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. Nf3 Bg7 7. Nc3 O-O 8. Ne5 e6 9. O-O Nfd7 10. Nf3 Nf6 11. Bf4 Nc6 12. Ne5 Nxe5 13. Bxe5 Bd7 14. Qd2 Qe7 15. Rac1 Bc6 16. Rc2 Rfd8 17. Rfc1 Ne8 18. Bxg7 Kxg7 19. e3 Nd6 20. Ne2 Bb5 21. Nf4 Rac8 22. h4 Rxc2 23. Rxc2 Rc8 24. Rxc8 Nxc8 25. Qa5 Qd7 26. b3 b6 27. Qc3 Qc6 28. Qa1 Qc7 29. Bh3 Qc2 30. a4 Ba6 31. Qa3 Qd1+ 32. Kh2 Qd2 33. Bg2 h6 34. a5 Qxa5 35. Qc1 Qb4 36. e4 Qxd4 37. exd5 e5 38. Ne6+ fxe6 39. Qc7+ Kf6 40. Qd8+ Kf7 41. Qd7+ Kf8 42. Qd8+ Kf7 43. Qd7+ Kf8 44. Qd8+  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Vachier Lagrave,M (2723) - Carlsen,M (2876) [D43]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (7), 2015-06-23
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 c6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 g5 7. Bg3 Ne4 8. Nxe4 dxe4 9. Nd2 Qxd4 10. e3 Qxb2 11. Rb1 Qc3 12. Be2 Nd7 13. O-O Nc5 14. Nb3 Nd3 15. Nd2 Nc5 16. Nb3 Nd3 17. Nd2 Nc5  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Aronian,L (2780) - Anand,V (2804) [A29]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (7), 2015-06-23
    1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. g3 Bb4 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O e4 7. Ng5 Bxc3 8. bxc3 Re8 9. f3 exf3 10. Nxf3 Qe7 11. e3 Ne5 12. Nxe5 Qxe5 13. Rb1 Rb8 14. Rb5 Qe7 15. d3 d6 16. e4 Bg4 17. Bf3 Bh3 18. Bg2 Bg4 19. Bf3 Bh3 20. Bg2  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Nakamura,Hi (2802) - Grischuk,A (2781) [A37]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (7), 2015-06-23
    1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 e5 4. g3 g6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. a3 Nge7 7. O-O O-O 8. Ne1 d6 9. Nc2 Be6 10. Ne3 Qd7 11. d3 Bh3 12. Rb1 Bxg2 13. Kxg2 f5 14. Ned5 Nxd5 15. Nxd5 Ne7 16. Nc3 h5 17. b4 Rf7 18. f3 e4 19. Bb2 exf3+ 20. Rxf3 Re8 21. bxc5 dxc5 22. Qd2 Qe6 23. Re1 Nc6 24. Nd5 Bxb2 25. Qxb2 Nd4 26. Rf2 b5 27. Qc1 bxc4 28. Qxc4 Nc2 29. Qxc2 Qxd5+ 30. Kg1 Rfe7 31. Rc1 Re5 32. Qc4 Qxc4 33. Rxc4 Kg7 34. e4 fxe4 35. dxe4 Rxe4 36. Rxc5 R8e7 37. Ra5 R4e5 38. Ra6 R5e6 39. Ra5 Re5 40. Ra6 R5e6  ½ - ½ (view game)



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  • Norway Chess 2015 Round 6

    Jun 22, 2015 by 365Chess

    Partial Standings

    PosNameFedRtgPts
    1Topalov, VeselinBUL27985.5
    2Nakamura, HikaruUSA28024
    3Anand, ViswanathanIND27914
    4Giri, AnishNED27733.5
    5Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27232.5
    6Aronian, LevonARM27802.5
    7Caruana, FabianoITA28022.5
    8Carlsen, MagnusNORNOR2
    9Grischuk, AlexanderRUS27812
    10Hammer, Jon LudvigNOR26771.5

    Carlsen, Magnus (2876) - Nakamura, Hikaru (2802) [D56]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (6.1), 2015-06-22
    1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 O-O 7. e3 Ne4 8. Bxe7 Qxe7 9. Rc1 c6 10. Qc2 Nxc3 11. Qxc3 dxc4 12. Bxc4 b6 13. O-O Nd7 14. Rfd1 Bb7 15. h3 c5 16. d5 exd5 17. Bxd5 Bxd5 18. Rxd5 Nf6 19. Rd3 Rad8 20. Rcd1 Rxd3 21. Qxd3 Rc8 22. a4 c4 23. Qc2 Qe4 24. Nd4 c3 25. Qb3 Qd5 26. Qc2 Qe4 27. Qxe4 Nxe4 28. b3 Nd2 29. Rc1 a5 30. Rc2 Nb1 31. Rc1 Nd2 32. Rc2 Nb1 33. Nb5 Kf8 34. f3 Rd8 35. Nd4 Rc8 36. Rc1 Na3 37. Nc2 Nxc2 38. Rxc2 Rc5 39. Kf2 b5 40. axb5 Rxb5 41. Rxc3 g6 42. f4 h5 43. Rc8+ Kg7 44. Ra8 Rxb3 45. Rxa5 Rb2+ 46. Kf3 Rb3 47. Ra7 Rc3 48. Re7 Rb3 49. Kg3 Rb2 50. Kf3 Rb3 51. g4 hxg4+ 52. hxg4 Rb1 53. Rd7 Rf1+ 54. Ke4 Rg1 55. g5 Ra1 56. Ke5 Ra3 57. e4 Ra5+ 58. Kd6 Ra6+ 59. Ke5 Ra5+ 60. Rd5 Ra4 61. Rc5 Ra1 62. Rc2 Rf1 63. Rc7 Re1 64. Ra7 Rg1 65. Ra4 Rf1 66. Ra6 Re1 67. Kd4 Rd1+ 68. Ke3 Re1+ 69. Kf3 Rf1+ 70. Kg3 Re1 71. e5 Re3+ 72. Kf2 Rb3 73. Rd6 Ra3 74. Rd8 Rc3 75. Ke2 Ra3 76. Rd3 Ra1 77. Ke3 Re1+ 78. Kd4 Rf1 79. Ke4 Ra1 80. Rd7 Ra4+ 81. Rd4 Ra5 82. Rc4 Kf8 83. Rc8+ Kg7 84. Rc7 Kf8 85. Kd4 Ra4+ 86. Rc4 Ra5 87. Rc8+ Kg7 88. e6 fxe6 89. Rc5 Ra7 90. Ke5 Rf7 91. Rc4 Rf5+ 92. Kxe6 Kg8 93. Rc8+ Kg7 94. Rc7+ Kg8 95. Rc8+ Kg7  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Anand, Viswanathan (2804) - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime (2723) [B90]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (6.2), 2015-06-22
    1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. h3 e6 7. g4 h6 8. Bg2 Nc6 9. Be3 Be7 10. f4 Nd7 11. O-O Nxd4 12. Qxd4 O-O 13. Qd2 Rb8 14. Ne2 b5 15. Rad1 Qc7 16. f5 Nf6 17. Ng3 Bb7 18. Kh1 Rbd8 19. Bxh6 gxh6 20. Qxh6 d5 21. g5 Qxg3 22. Rd3 Nh5 23. g6 fxg6 24. fxg6 Rxf1+ 25. Bxf1 Nf6 26. Rxg3 dxe4 27. Be2 e3+ 28. Kg1 Bc5 29. Kf1  1 - 0 (view game)

    Grischuk, Alexander (2781) - Topalov, Veselin (2798) [E20]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (6.3), 2015-06-22
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. f3 c5 5. d5 O-O 6. e4 d6 7. Ne2 b5 8. Nf4 exd5 9. cxd5 a6 10. Be2 Nbd7 11. O-O c4 12. Be3 Bc5 13. Bxc5 Nxc5 14. b4 cxb3 15. axb3 b4 16. Nb5 Qb6 17. Kh1 g5 18. Qd4 Ncd7 19. Qxb6 Nxb6 20. Nc7 Ra7 21. Nb5 Re7 22. Nxd6 gxf4 23. Bxa6 Rd8 24. Bxc8 Rxd6 25. Bf5 Nbd7 26. g3 fxg3 27. Rg1 Kf8 28. Rxg3 Nc5 29. Bh3 Re8 30. Rb1 Nh5 31. Rg5 Nf4 32. Bf1 Ra8 33. Bc4 Ra2 34. Rg4 Rh6 35. h4 Nfd3 36. Rg2 Rxh4+ 37. Kg1 Ra7 38. d6 Rh6 39. Rh2 Rxd6  0 - 1 (view game)

    Caruana, Fabiano (2805) - Hammer, Jon Ludvig (2677) [A13]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (6.4), 2015-06-22
    1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 e6 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 d4 5. e3 Nc6 6. O-O Bc5 7. b4 Bxb4 8. exd4 O-O 9. Bb2 Rb8 10. Na3 Bxa3 11. Bxa3 Re8 12. Bb2 b5 13. Bc3 bxc4 14. Qa4 Bd7 15. Qxc4 Nd5 16. Rfb1 Rb6 17. a4 Qb8 18. Re1 a5 19. Qc5 Nxc3 20. dxc3 Rb2 21. Ng5 Qb6 22. Ne4 Ne7 23. Qg5 Ng6 24. h4 h6 25. Qg4 Bc6 26. h5 Bxe4 27. Bxe4 Ne7 28. Qf3 Rd8 29. Rab1 Nd5 30. Rxb2 Qxb2 31. Rb1 Qa2 32. Rb7 Qxa4 33. Bxd5 exd5 34. Rxc7 Qe8 35. Rc5 a4 36. Rxd5 Rxd5 37. Qxd5 a3 38. Qa5 Qe1+ 39. Kg2 Qe4+ 40. Kh2 Qc2 41. Qxa3 Qxf2+ 42. Kh3 Qf1+ 43. Kh2 Qf2+ 44. Kh3 Qf1+  ½ - ½ (view game)

    Giri, Anish (2773) - Aronian, Levon (2780) [D39]
    3rd Norway Chess 2015 Stavanger NOR (6.5), 2015-06-22
    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bg5 dxc4 6. e4 c5 7. Bxc4 cxd4 8. Nxd4 Bxc3+ 9. bxc3 Qa5 10. Bb5+ Nbd7 11. Bxf6 Qxc3+ 12. Kf1 gxf6 13. h4 a6 14. Rh3 Qb4 15. Be2 Ne5 16. Rb1 Qd6 17. Qd2 Bd7 18. Rxb7 Bb5 19. Rb3 Rc8 20. Bxb5+ axb5 21. Qb4 Qxb4 22. Rxb4 O-O 23. R7xb5 Rfd8 24. Ke2 Kg7 25. Ra4 Ra8 26. Rbb4 Rdb8 27. Nb3 Rxb4 28. Rxb4 Rxa2+ 29. Nd2 Kg6 30. g3 h5 31. Rd4 f5 32. exf5+ Kxf5 33. Rf4+ Kg6 34. Rd4 Kf5 35. Rf4+ Kg6 36. Rd4  ½ - ½ (view game)



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