FIDE Candidates 2020

  Yekaterinburg RUS 2020
Date Players Elo Average Games
Mar 17, 2020 8 2774 56

  Name ELO Points
  GM Nepomniachtchi, Ian 2774 8.5
  GM Vachier Lagrave, Maxime 2767 8.0
  GM Caruana, Fabiano 2842 7.5
  GM Giri, Anish 2763 7.5
  GM Ding, Liren 2805 7.0
  GM Grischuk, Alexander 2777 7.0
  GM Alekseenko, Kirill 2698 5.5
  GM Wang, Hao 2762 5.0

FIDE Candidates 2020 Games

White Black Result Round Date Opening View
Vachier Lagrave, M Caruana, F ½-½ 1.1 Mar 17, 2020 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Ding, L Wang, H 0-1 1.2 Mar 17, 2020 A20 English opening  
Giri, A Nepomniachtchi, I 0-1 1.3 Mar 17, 2020 A33 English, symmetrical variation  
Grischuk, A Alekseenko, K ½-½ 1.4 Mar 17, 2020 A20 English opening  
Caruana, F Alekseenko, K 1-0 2.1 Mar 18, 2020 E20 Nimzo-Indian defence  
Nepomniachtchi, I Grischuk, A ½-½ 2.2 Mar 18, 2020 C67 Ruy Lopez, Berlin defence, open variation  
Wang, H Giri, A ½-½ 2.3 Mar 18, 2020 A37 English, symmetrical variation  
Vachier Lagrave, M Ding, L 1-0 2.4 Mar 18, 2020 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Ding, L Caruana, F 1-0 3.1 Mar 19, 2020 D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Czech defence  
Giri, A Vachier Lagrave, M ½-½ 3.2 Mar 19, 2020 D85 Gruenfeld, exchange variation  
Grischuk, A Wang, H ½-½ 3.3 Mar 19, 2020 C42 Petrov's defence  
Alekseenko, K Nepomniachtchi, I ½-½ 3.4 Mar 19, 2020 C19 French, Winawer, advance, 6...Ne7  
Caruana, F Nepomniachtchi, I ½-½ 4.1 Mar 21, 2020 D87 Gruenfeld, exchange, Spassky variation  
Wang, H Alekseenko, K ½-½ 4.2 Mar 21, 2020 D78 Neo-Gruenfeld, 6.O-O c6  
Vachier Lagrave, M Grischuk, A ½-½ 4.3 Mar 21, 2020 C67 Ruy Lopez, Berlin defence, open variation  
Ding, L Giri, A ½-½ 4.4 Mar 21, 2020 E00 Queen's pawn game  
Giri, A Caruana, F ½-½ 5.1 Mar 22, 2020 D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 4.e3 Bf5  
Grischuk, A Ding, L ½-½ 5.2 Mar 22, 2020 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Alekseenko, K Vachier Lagrave, M ½-½ 5.3 Mar 22, 2020 B90 Sicilian, Najdorf  
Nepomniachtchi, I Wang, H 1-0 5.4 Mar 22, 2020 C42 Petrov's defence  
Grischuk, A Caruana, F ½-½ 6.1 Mar 23, 2020 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Alekseenko, K Giri, A 0-1 6.2 Mar 23, 2020 C50 King's pawn game  
Nepomniachtchi, I Ding, L 1-0 6.3 Mar 23, 2020 C84 Ruy Lopez, closed defence  
Wang, H Vachier Lagrave, M ½-½ 6.4 Mar 23, 2020 D87 Gruenfeld, exchange, Spassky variation  
Caruana, F Wang, H ½-½ 7.1 Mar 25, 2020 C42 Petrov's defence  
Vachier Lagrave, M Nepomniachtchi, I 1-0 7.2 Mar 25, 2020 C19 French, Winawer, advance, 6...Ne7  
Ding, L Alekseenko, K ½-½ 7.3 Mar 25, 2020 E00 Queen's pawn game  
Giri, A Grischuk, A ½-½ 7.4 Mar 25, 2020 A20 English opening  
Caruana, F Vachier Lagrave, M 1-0 8.1 Apr 19, 2021 B97 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Qb6  
Wang, H Ding, L ½-½ 8.2 Apr 19, 2021 C45 Scotch game  
Nepomniachtchi, I Giri, A ½-½ 8.3 Apr 19, 2021 B33 Sicilian defence  
Alekseenko, K Grischuk, A 1-0 8.4 Apr 19, 2021 C11 French defence  
Alekseenko, K Caruana, F ½-½ 9.1 Apr 20, 2021 C50 King's pawn game  
Grischuk, A Nepomniachtchi, I ½-½ 9.2 Apr 20, 2021 D85 Gruenfeld, exchange variation  
Giri, A Wang, H 1-0 9.3 Apr 20, 2021 E06 Catalan, closed, 5.Nf3  
Ding, L Vachier Lagrave, M ½-½ 9.4 Apr 20, 2021 E60 King's Indian defence  
Caruana, F Ding, L ½-½ 10.1 Apr 21, 2021 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Vachier Lagrave, M Giri, A ½-½ 10.2 Apr 21, 2021 B33 Sicilian defence  
Wang, H Grischuk, A ½-½ 10.3 Apr 21, 2021 C11 French defence  
Nepomniachtchi, I Alekseenko, K 1-0 10.4 Apr 21, 2021 A13 English opening  
Nepomniachtchi, I Caruana, F ½-½ 11.1 Apr 23, 2021 C47 Four knights, Scotch variation  
Alekseenko, K Wang, H ½-½ 11.2 Apr 23, 2021 C55 Two knights defence  
Grischuk, A Vachier Lagrave, M 1-0 11.3 Apr 23, 2021 B23 Sicilian, closed  
Giri, A Ding, L 1-0 11.4 Apr 23, 2021 C85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange variation doubly deferred (DERLD)  
Caruana, F Giri, A 0-1 12.1 Apr 24, 2021 B40 Sicilian defence  
Ding, L Grischuk, A 1-0 12.2 Apr 24, 2021 D37 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Nf3  
Vachier Lagrave, M Alekseenko, K 1-0 12.3 Apr 24, 2021 B12 Caro-Kann defence  
Wang, H Nepomniachtchi, I 0-1 12.4 Apr 24, 2021 C42 Petrov's defence  
Wang, H Caruana, F 0-1 13.1 Apr 26, 2021 B40 Sicilian defence  
Nepomniachtchi, I Vachier Lagrave, M ½-½ 13.2 Apr 26, 2021 A15 English, 1...Nf6 (Anglo-Indian defense)  
Alekseenko, K Ding, L 0-1 13.3 Apr 26, 2021 C50 King's pawn game  
Grischuk, A Giri, A 1-0 13.4 Apr 26, 2021 E16 Queen's Indian, Capablanca variation  
Caruana, F Grischuk, A ½-½ 14.1 Apr 27, 2021 B40 Sicilian defence  
Giri, A Alekseenko, K 0-1 14.2 Apr 27, 2021 E01 Catalan, closed  
Ding, L Nepomniachtchi, I 1-0 14.3 Apr 27, 2021 E60 King's Indian defence  
Vachier Lagrave, M Wang, H 1-0 14.4 Apr 27, 2021 C67 Ruy Lopez, Berlin defence, open variation