Gashimov Memorial 2014

This elite event is underway in Shamkir, Azerbajan. The participants are: Carlsen, Nakamura, Karjakin, Radjabov, Caruana and Mamedyarov.

(Photo taken from the official site)

After 4 rounds Carlsen and Caruana lead with 2.5 points. Caruana managed to defeat the World Champion in a Berlin endgame yesterday.

Results of the 4th round

Karjakin Sergey RUS ½ – ½ Mamedyarov Shakhriyar AZE
Radjabov Teimour AZE ½ – ½ Nakamura Hikaru USA
Caruana Fabiano ITA 1 – 0 Carlsen Magnus NOR

Standings after 4 rounds

Carlsen, Caruana 2.5
Karjakin, Radjabov, Nakamura 2
Mamedyarov 1

Pairings of the 5th round

Mamedyarov Shakhriyar AZE – Caruana Fabiano ITA
Carlsen Magnus NOR – Radjabov Teimour AZE
Nakamura Hikaru USA – Karjakin Sergey RUS

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