logo

Kortchnoi Zurich Chess Challenge 2017


Zurich Chess 2016 -- 2015 -- 2014 -- 2013

Nakamura is the winner.


12 - 17 April, 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
8 players
7 rounds new classical chess and 7 rounds Blitz
Average rating: 2720
Time control: 45 min + 30 sec / move ; Blitz 10 min + 5 sec

Players

Kramnik Vladimir (RUS) 2811
Anand Viswanathan (IND) 2786
Nakamura Hikaru (USA) 2793
Nepomniachtchi Ian (RUS) 2751

Svidler Peter (RUS) 2747
Gelfand Boris (ISR) 2724
Oparin, Grigoryi (RUS) 2604
Pelletier Yannick (SUI) 2541


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) Final Standings

Rank PlayersCountry Points
1 Nakamura, Hikaru USA 15
2 Nepomniachtchi Ian RUS 14
3 Anand, ViswanathanIND 13.5
5 Svidler PeterRUS 12
6 Kramnik, Vladimir RUS 11
6 Gelfand Boris ISR 9
7 Oparin, GrigoryiRUS 5.5
8 Pelletier Yannick SUI 4



Final Standings - New Classical ( Rapid games )

Rank PlayersCountry Points
1 Nakamura, Hikaru USA 10
2 Nepomniachtchi Ian RUS 10
3 Anand, ViswanathanIND 9
5 Svidler PeterRUS 8
6 Kramnik, Vladimir RUS 8
6 Gelfand Boris ISR 5
6 Pelletier Yannick SUI 3
8 Oparin, GrigoryiRUS 3

















LIVE GAMES at 17.00 CET


If you're experiencing difficulties watching the games, please use Chrome web browser.

Standings
















New Classical games



Round 7

Nakamura, Hikaru - Anand, Viswanathan : 0.5 - 0.5
Oparin, Grigoriy - Nepomniachtchi, Ian : 0 - 1
Pelletier, Yannick - Gelfand, Boris : 0 - 1
Svidler, Peter - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 6

Anand, Viswanathan- Svidler, Peter : 1 - 0
Gelfand, Boris - Nakamura, Hikaru : 0 - 1
Kramnik, Vladimir - Oparin, Grigoriy : 0.5 - 0.5
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Pelletier, Yannick : 1 - 0
Round 5

Gelfand, Boris - Anand, Viswanathan: 0 - 1
Nakamura, Hikaru - Nepomniachtchi, Ian : 1 - 0
Oparin, Grigoriy - Svidler, Peter : 0 - 1
Pelletier, Yannick - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 4

Anand, Viswanathan - Oparin, Grigoriy : 1 - 0
Kramnik, Vladimir - Nakamura, Hikaru : 0.5 - 0.5
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Gelfand, Boris : 1 - 0
Svidler, Peter - Pelletier, Yannick: 0.5 - 0.5
Round 3

Gelfand, Boris - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura, Hikaru - Svidler, Peter : 0 - 1
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Anand, Viswanathan : 1 - 0
Pelletier, Yannick - Oparin, Grigoriy : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 2

Anand, Viswanathan - Pelletier, Yannick: 1 - 0
Kramnik, Vladimir - Nepomniachtchi, Ian: 0.5 - 0.5
Oparin, Grigoriy - Nakamura, Hikaru: 0 - 1
Svidler, Peter - Gelfand, Boris : 0.5 - 0.5
Round 1

Gelfand, Boris - Oparin, Grigoriy : 0.5 - 0.5
Kramnik, Vladimir - Anand, Viswanathan : 1 - 0
Nakamura, Hikaru - Pelletier, Yannick : 1 - 0
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Svidler, Peter : 0.5 - 0.5




Official site


Other chess news --- chess_rss Subscribe to the chess news


kqnews