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Candidates Tournament 2014



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Candidates 2016 -- -Candidates 2013 -- Candidates 2011


Anand qualified for World Chess Championship.
He will face the current title holder World Champion Magnus Carlsen for the FIDE World Championship.

11th March - 1st April 2013
Khanty Mansiysk, Russia.
Double round robin tournament
Average rating: 2770

Time control: 120 minutes 40 moves, 60 minutes for the next 20 moves and then 15 minutes for the rest of the game plus
an additional 30 seconds per move starting from move 61.

Players:

1. Viswanathan Anand , IND , 2770 , former World Champion
2. Vladimir Kramnik , RUS, 2787 , World Cup 2013 winner
3. Dmitry Andreikin , RUS, 2709 , World Cup 2013 finalist
4. Veselin Topalov , BUL, 2785 ,Grand-Prix 2012-13 winner

5. Shakhriyar Mamedyarov , AZE, 2757 ,Grand-Prix 2012-13 runner-up
6. Levon Aronian , ARM, 2830 ,rating list 2012-13
7. Sergey Karjakin , RUS, 2766 , rating list 2012-13
8. Peter Svidler , RUS, 2758 , host nominee



Standings:
Rank PlayersCountry Pts
1 Anand Viswanathan IND 8.5
2 Karjakin Sergey RUS 7.5
3 Kramnik VladimirRUS 7
4 Andreikin Dmitry RUS 7
5 Mamedyarov Shakhriyar AZE 7
6 Svidler Peter RUS 6.5
7 Aronian Levon ARM 6.5
8 Topalov Veselin BUL 6

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Round 14:

Aronian Levon - Karjakin Sergey : 0 - 1
Anand Viswanathan - Svidler Peter : 0.5 - 0.5
Mamedyarov Shakhriyar - Kramnik Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Topalov Veselin - Andreikin Dmitry : 0.5 - 0.5

Round 13:

Andreikin Dmitry - Aronian Levon : 1 - 0
Karjakin Sergey - Anand Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5
Svidler Peter - Mamedyarov Shakhriyar : 0.5 - 0.5
Kramnik Vladimir - Topalov Veselin: 1 - 0

Round 12:

Anand Viswanathan - Andreikin Dmitry : 0.5 - 0.5
Mamedyarov Shakhriyar - Karjakin Sergey : 0.5 - 0.5
Topalov Veselin - Svidler Peter : 1 - 0
Aronian Levon - Kramnik Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5

Round 11:

Andreikin Dmitry - Mamedyarov Shakhriyar : 0.5 - 0.5
Topalov Veselin - Karjakin Sergey : 0.5 - 0.5
Svidler Peter - Aronian Levon : 0.5 - 0.5
Kramnik Vladimir - Anand Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5

Round 10:

Karjakin Sergey - Andreikin Dmitry : 0.5 - 0.5
Kramnik Vladimir - Svidler Peter : 0 - 1
Aronian Levon - Topalov Veselin : 0.5 - 0.5
Anand Viswanathan - Mamedyarov Shakhriyar : 0.5 - 0.5

Round 9:

Karjakin Sergey - Kramnik Vladimir : 1 - 0
Andreikin Dmitry - Svidler Peter : 0.5 - 0.5
Anand Viswanathan - Topalov Veselin : 1 - 0
Mamedyarov Shakhriyar - Aronian Levon : 1 - 0

Round 8:

Kramnik Vladimir - Andreikin Dmitry : 0.5 - 0.5
Svidler Peter - Karjakin Sergey: 0 - 1
Topalov Veselin - Mamedyarov Shakhriyar : 0.5 - 0.5
Aronian Levon - Anand Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5



Round 7:

Karjakin Sergey - Aronian Levon : 0 - 1
Svidler Peter - Anand Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5
Kramnik Vladimir - Mamedyarov Shakhriyar: 1 - 0
Andreikin Dmitry - Topalov Veselin: 1 - 0

Round 6:

Aronian Levon - Andreikin Dmitry : 0.5 - 0.5
Anand Viswanathan - Karjakin Sergey: 0.5 - 0.5
Mamedyarov Shakhriyar - Svidler Peter : 1 - 0
Topalov Veselin - Kramnik Vladimir : 1 - 0

Round 5:

Andreikin Dmitry - Anand Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5
Karjakin Sergey - Mamedyarov Shakhriyar: 0.5 - 0.5
Svidler Peter - Topalov Veselin: 1 - 0
Kramnik Vladimir - Aronian Levon : 0.5 - 0.5

Round 4:

Mamedyarov Shakhriyar - Andreikin Dmitry : 1 - 0
Karjakin Sergey - Topalov Veselin: 0.5 - 0.5
Aronian Levon - Svidler Peter : 1 - 0
Anand Viswanathan - Kramnik Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5

Round 3:

Andreikin Dmitry - Karjakin Sergey : 0.5 - 0.5
Svidler Peter - Kramnik Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Topalov Veselin - Aronian Levon : 0.5 - 0.5
Mamedyarov Shakhriyar - Anand Viswanathan : 0 - 1

Round 2:

Kramnik Vladimir - Karjakin Sergey : 1 - 0
Svidler Peter - Andreikin Dmitry : 1 - 0
Topalov Veselin - Anand Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5
Aronian Levon - Mamedyarov Shakhriyar : 1 - 0

Round 1:

Andreikin Dmitry - Kramnik Vladimir: 0.5 - 0.5
Karjakin Sergey - Svidler Peter : 0.5 - 0.5
Mamedyarov Shakhriyar - Topalov Veselin: 0.5 - 0.5
Anand Viswanathan - Aronian Levon: 1 - 0



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