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FIDE WORLD CHESS CUP 2017

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Aronian is the winner.


FIDE World Chess Cup took place in Tbilisi, Georgia with 128 players from 2nd 27th September, 2017

Rules: Knock-Out system tournament. 2 games. If tie break needed, two (2) tie-break games shall be played. 25mn + 10 sec/move

If there is not still any winner , two (2) tie-break games 10mn + 10 sec/move. In case of a level score, another match of 2 games shall be played with a time control of 5 minutes plus 3 seconds increment after each move. If still there is no winner, one sudden-death game will be played .

For the first 6 rounds, each match shall be played over two (2) games and the winner of a match shall be the first player to score 1.5 or more points.
The final 7th round will be a match played over four (4) games and the winner of the World Cup will be the first player to score 2.5 or more points.

Time control : 90 minutes for the first 40 moves followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an addition of 30 seconds per move from move one.




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RESULTS

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Players in bold are qualified to the next round.

Aronian is the winner.

FINAL
 
Game 1 Aronian, Levon - Ding, Liren0.5 - 0.5English opening
Game 2 Ding, Liren - Aronian, Levon0.5 - 0.5Catalan
Game 3 Aronian, Levon - Ding, Liren0.5 - 0.5English opening
Game 4 Ding, Liren - Aronian, Levon0.5 - 0.5Queen's gambit dec. Ragozin var.
Tie-break Game 1 (25 mn + 10 sec) Aronian, Levon - Ding, Liren1 - 0Queen's gambit dec. Semi-Slav
Tie-break Game 2 (25 mn + 10 sec) Ding, Liren - Aronian, Levon0 - 1Queen's gambit dec. Ragozin var.
Aronian - Ding : 4-2

1/2 FINAL
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Aronian, Levon Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 5 - 40.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0-1 // 1-0 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0
 
So, Wesley Ding, Liren 2.5 - 3.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5    


ROUND 5
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Svidler, Peter Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1.5 - 2.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Aronian, Levon Ivanchuk, Vassily 1.5 - 0.51-0 // 0.5-0.5        
 
Fedoseev, Vladimir So, Wesley 0.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0-1        
 
Rapport, Richard Ding, Liren 0.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0-1        


ROUND 4
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Svidler, Peter Bu, Xiangzhi 3 - 10.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0 // 1-0      
 
So, Wesley Jobava, Baadur 2.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Rapport, Richard Najer, Evgeniy 2.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0      
 
Ivanchuk, Vassily Giri, Anish 1.5 - 0.51-0 // 0.5-0.5        
 
Dubov, Daniil Aronian, Levon 0.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0-1        
 
Wang, Hao Ding, Liren 0.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0-1        
 
Rodshtein, Maxim Fedoseev, Vladimir 1 - 30-1 // 1-0 0-1 // 0-1      
 
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Grischuk, Alexander 3.5 - 2.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5    


ROUND 3
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Carlsen Magnus (NOR) - Bu Xiangzhi (CHN)0 - 20-1 // 0-1      
 
Vallejo Pons Francisco (ESP) - So Wesley (USA)0.5 - 1.50-1 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Caruana Fabiano (USA) - Najer Evgeniy (RUS)1.5 - 2.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Ivanchuk Vassily (UKR) - Kramnik Vladimir (RUS)1.5 - 0.50.5-0.5 // 1-0      
 
Aronian Levon (ARM) - Matlakov Maxim (RUS)4.5 - 3.51-0 // 0-10.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.51-0 // 0-1 1-0 // 0.5-0.5  
 
Wang Hao (CHN) - Kuzubov Yuriy (UKR)1.5 - 0.50.5-0.5 // 1-0      
 
Nakamura Hikaru (USA) - Fedoseev Vladimir (RUS)0.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Lenderman Aleksandr (USA) - Vachier-Lagrave Maxime (FRA)1.5 - 2.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5      
 


ROUND 3
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Grischuk Alexander (RUS) - Navara David (CZE)3.5 - 2.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 1-0    
 
Rodshtein Maxim (ISR) - Kovalyov Anton (CAN)Rodshtein won by forfeit1-0 // 1-0      
 
Ding Liren (CHN) - Vidit Santosh Gujrathi (IND)2.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 1-0      
 
Artemiev Vladislav (RUS) - Dubov Daniil (RUS)0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Giri Anish (NED) - Sethuraman S.P. (IND)4 - 20.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 1-0 1-0 // 1-0    
 
Li Chao b (CHN) - Rapport Richard (HUN)1.5 - 2.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Nepomniachtchi Ian (RUS) - Jobava Baadur (GEO)1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Onischuk Alexander (USA) - Svidler Peter (RUS)0.5 - 1.50.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
 


ROUND 2
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Dreev, Aleksey - Carlsen, Magnus 0 - 2 0-1 // 0-1        
 
Bacrot, Etienne - Bu, Xiangzhi 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Svidler, Peter - Erdos, Viktor 2.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Onischuk, Alexander - Wojtaszek, Radoslaw2.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0      
 
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Grachev, Boris 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5        
 
Tari, Aryan - Lenderman, Aleksandr 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1        
 
Cori, Jorge - Grischuk, Alexander 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Navara, David - Cheparinov, Ivan3 - 1 1-0 // 0-11-0 // 1-0      
 


ROUND 2
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Kramnik, Vladimir - Demchenko, Anton 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5        
 
Duda, Jan-Krzysztof - Ivanchuk, Vassily 2.5 - 3.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Motylev, Alexander - Giri, Anish 2 - 4 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0-1    
 
Harikrishna, P. - Sethuraman, S.P. 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Hou, Yifan - Aronian, Levon 2 - 4 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0-1 // 0-1    
 
Matlakov, Maxim - Andreikin, Dmitry 5 - 3 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0 // 0 -1 1-0 // 1-0  
 
Karjakin, Sergey - Dubov, Daniil 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1  
 
Artemiev, Vladislav - Radjabov, Teimour 4.5 - 3.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.51-0 // 0-1 ;0-1 // 1-0 1-0 // 0.5-0.5  
 


ROUND 2
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
So, Wesley - Bluebaum, Matthias 4 - 2 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0 // 1-0    
 
Tomashevsky, Evgeny - Vallejo Pons, Francisco 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1        
 
Adhiban, B. - Nepomniachtchi, Ian1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Yu, Yangyi - Jobava, Baadur 2 - 4 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0-1    
 
Bruzon Batista, Lazaro - Nakamura, Hikaru1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Fedoseev, Vladimir - Inarkiev, Ernesto1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5        
 
Anand, Viswanathan - Kovalyov, Anton 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5        
 
Rodshtein, Maxim - Adams, Michael 1.5 - 0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0        
 


ROUND 2
 
Playersaggregategames
90 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Lenic, Luka - Caruana, Fabiano 2 - 4 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0-1 // 0-1    
 
Vitiugov, Nikita - Najer, Evgeniy 1 - 3 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0-1 // 0-1      
 
Wei, Yi - Rapport, Richard 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Sevian, Samuel - Li, Chao b 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1      
 
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - Kuzubov, Yuriy 1 - 3 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Wang, Hao - Gelfand, Boris 2.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Kravtsiv, Martyn - Ding, Liren 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5      
 
Le, Quang Liem - Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi 0-1 // 0.5-0.5        
 


ROUND 1
 
PlayersaggregateClassical
games 1st // 2nd
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Carlsen, Magnus - Balogun, Oluwafemi 2 - 0 1-0 // 1-0
 
Ruiz Castillo, Joshua Daniel - So, Wesley 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Caruana, Fabiano - Solomon, Kenny 2 - 0 1-0 // 1-0
 
Dai, Changren - Kramnik, Vladimir 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Aronian, Levon - Cawdery, Daniel2 - 0 1-0 // 1-0
 
Liu, Guanchu - Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Nakamura, Hikaru - Mollah Abdullah, Al Rakib 2 - 0 1-0 // 1-0
 
Khusenkhojaev, Muhammad - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 


ROUND 1
 
Playersaggregategames
Classical
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Grischuk, Alexander - El Gindy, Essam2 - 0 1-0 // 1-0
 
Yeoh, Li Tian - Anand, Viswanathan 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Ding, Liren - Haddouche, Mohamed 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Smirnov, Anton - Karjakin, Sergey 1 - 3 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0-1
 
Giri, Anish - Dzagnidze, Nana 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Sambuev, Bator - Wei, Yi 1.5 - 2.5 1-0 // 0-10-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Palac, Mladen 3.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Vakhidov, Jakhongir - Svidler, Peter 0 - 2 0-1 // 0-1
 


ROUND 1
 
Playersaggregategames
Classical
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Wojtaszek, Radoslaw - El Debs, Felipe de Cresce 1.5 - 0.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Pourramezanali, Amirreza - Yu, Yangyi 1 - 3 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0-1
 
Li, Chao - Krysa, Leandro 1.5 - 0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Gonzalez Vidal, Yuri - Harikrishna, P. 2.5 - 3.5 1-0 // 0-1 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Radjabov, Teimour - Ziska, Helgi Dam 1.5 - 0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Kunin, Vitaly - Le, Quang Liem 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Adams, Michael - Batchuluun, Tsegmed 2.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.51-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Hjartarson, Johann - Navara, David 0 - 2 0-1 // 0-1
 


ROUND 1
 
Playersaggregategames
Classical
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Eljanov, Pavel - Lenderman, Aleksandr 0-1 // 0-1
 
Bacallao Alonso, Yusnel - Fedoseev, Vladimir1 - 3 1-0 // 0-10-1 // 0-1
 
Gelfand, Boris - Stupak, Kirill1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Sadorra, Julio Catalino - Matlakov, Maxim 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Ivanchuk, Vassily - Kazhgaleyev, Murtas3 - 1 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.51-0 // 1-0
 
Kulaots, Kaido - Vitiugov, Nikita 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Vallejo Pons, Francisco - Karthikeyan, Murali 2.5 - 1.5 1-0 // 0-11-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Fier, Alexandr - Bacrot, Etienne 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5
 


ROUND 1
 
Playersaggregategames
Classical
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Bu, Xiangzhi - Flores, Diego 2 - 0 1-0 // 1-0
 
Antipov, Mikhail Al. - Tomashevsky, Evgeny 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Najer, Evgeniy - Aleksandrov, Aleksej 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Pantsulaia, Levan - Duda, Jan-Krzysztof 0 - 2 0-1 // 0-1
 
Andreikin, Dmitry - Goganov, Aleksey 3 - 1 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.51-0 // 1-0
 
Sengupta, Deep - Wang, Hao 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Inarkiev, Ernesto - Mchedlishvili, Mikheil 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Tari, Aryan - Howell, David W L3.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 


ROUND 1
 
Playersaggregategames
Classical
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Cheparinov, Ivan - Mastrovasilis, Dimitrios 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 //0.5-0.5
 
Hovhannisyan, Robert - Rodshtein, Maxim 1.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi - Delgado Ramirez, Neuris 1.5 - 0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Bok, Benjamin - Artemiev, Vladislav 0-1 // 0-1
 
Ponomariov, Ruslan - Sethuraman, S.P. 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Sevian, Samuel - Nisipeanu, Liviu-Dieter 2.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Jobava, Baadur - Salgado Lopez, Ivan 4.5 - 3.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.51-0 // 0-1 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Zherebukh, Yaroslav - Onischuk, Alexander 0-1 // 0-1
 


ROUND 1
 
Playersaggregategames
Classical
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Amin, Bassem - Erdos, Viktor 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Nguyen, Ngoc Truong Son - Adhiban, B. 2.5 - 3.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Rapport, Richard - Cordova, Emilio 2 - 0 1-0 // 1-0
 
Xiong, Jeffery - Motylev, Alexander 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Dubov, Daniil - Fridman, Daniel 3.5 - 2.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Kovalenko, Igor - Kravtsiv, Martyn 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Akobian, Varuzhan - Kovalyov, Anton 0.5 - 1.5 0-1 // 0.5-0.5
 
Cori, Jorge - Jones, Gawain C B 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5
 


ROUND 1
 
Playersaggregategames
Classical
Tie-break
Rapid 25 mn
Tie-break
Rapid 10 mn
Tie-break
Blitz 5 mn
Armageddon
5mn vs 4mn
Grachev, Boris - Melkumyan, Hrant 2.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.5 0.5-0.5 // 1-0
 
Bruzon Batista, Lazaro - Anton Guijarro, David 1.5 - 0.5 1-0 // 0.5-0.5
 
Kuzubov, Yuriy - Zhigalko, Sergei 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Piorun, Kacper - Hou, Yifan 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Areshchenko, Alexander - Demchenko, Anton 2 - 4 1-0 // 0-10-1 // 1-00-1 // 0-1
 
Lenic, Luka - Fressinet, Laurent 4 - 2 0.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.50.5-0.5 // 0.5-0.51-0 // 1-0
 
Mareco, Sandro - Bluebaum, Matthias 0.5 - 1.5 0.5-0.5 // 0-1
 
Bachmann, Axel - Dreev, Aleksey 0 - 2 0-1 // 0-1
 


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