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Zurich Chess Challenge 2016


Zurich Chess 2015 -- Zurich Chess 2014 -- Zurich Chess 2013

Nakamura is the winner.


12 - 15 February, 2016
Zurich, Switzerland
6 players
Classical chess and Blitz
Average rating: 2774
Time control: 40 minutes / game + 10 sec/move

Players

Kramnik, Vladimir RUS 2801
Giri, Anish NED 2798
Aronian, Levon ARM 2792
Nakamura, Hikaru USA 2787
Anand, Viswanathan IND 2784
Alexei Shirov LAT 2684


Classic: 2 points for the win, 1 point for the draw.
Blitz: 1 point for the win, 0.5 point for the draw.

Combined ( Rapid + Blitz) Standings

Rank PlayersCountry PointsTie-break
1 Nakamura, Hikaru USA 10.522.75
2 Anand, ViswanathanIND 10.521.75
3 Kramnik, Vladimir RUS 9.520.25
4 Giri, Anish NED 5.511.75
5 Aronian, Levon ARM 5.59.25
6 Shirov, Alexei LAT 3.59.75


Tie-break: Sonneborn-Berger

Rapid Standings

Rank PlayersCountry PointsTie-break
1 Anand, ViswanathanIND 715
2 Nakamura, Hikaru USA 715
3 Kramnik, Vladimir RUS 613.50
4 Aronian, Levon ARM 47.5
5 Shirov, Alexei LAT 38
6 Giri, Anish NED 37















LIVE GAMES

13-15 February 2 rounds / day at 15.00 (CET) & 18.00 (CET) / 9 AM (EST) & 12 AM (EST)
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Standings
















Blitz games



Round 5

Kramnik, Vladimir - Anand, Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura, Hikaru - Aronian, Levon : 1 - 0
Shirov, Alexei - Giri, Anish : 0 - 1
Round 4

Giri, Anish- Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Aronian, Levon - Shirov, Alexei : 1 - 0
Anand, Viswanathan - Nakamura, Hikaru : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 3

Kramnik, Vladimir - Nakamura, Hikaru : 0.5 - 0.5
Shirov, Alexei - Anand, Viswanathan: 0 - 1
Giri, Anish - Aronian, Levon : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 2

Aronian, Levon vs Kramnik, Vladimir : 0 - 1
Anand, Viswanathan vs Giri, Anish : 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura, Hikaru vs Shirov, Alexei : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 1

Aronian, Levon - Kramnik, Vladimir: 0 - 1
Anand, Viswanathan - Giri, Anish : 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura, Hikaru - Shirov, Alexei : 0.5 - 0.5


Rapid games



Round 5

Aronian, Levon- Nakamura, Hikaru : 0 - 1
Giri, Anish - Shirov, Alexei: 0.5 - 0.5
Anand, Viswanathan - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 4

Kramnik, Vladimir - Giri, Anish: 1 - 0
Shirov, Alexei - Aronian, Levon : 0 - 1
Nakamura, Hikaru - Anand, Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 3

Nakamura, Hikaru - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Anand, Viswanathan - Shirov, Alexei : 0.5 - 0.5
Aronian, Levon - Giri, Anish : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 2

Kramnik, Vladimir - Aronian, Levon : 0.5 - 0.5
Giri, Anish - Anand, Viswanathan: 0 - 1
Shirov, Alexei - Nakamura, Hikaru: 0 - 1
Round 1

Shirov, Alexei - Kramnik, Vladimir: 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura, Hikaru - Giri, Anish : 0.5 - 0.5
Anand, Viswanathan - Aronian, Levon : 1 - 0


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