Norway Chess 2015

Topalov

Topalov


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Topalov won again, this time against Aronian, and is leading with 3.5 points out of 4.

Results of the 4th round

Giri 2 1/2 2.5 Nakamura
Topalov 2.5 1-0 1 Aronian
Caruana 1.5 1/2 1.5 Vachier-Lagrave
Anand 1.5 1-0 0.5 Carlsen
Grischuk 1 1-0 1 Hammer

Standings after 4 rounds

Topalov 3.5
Nakamura 3
Anand, Giri 2.5
Caruana, Vachier-Lagrave, Grischuk 2
Aronian, Hammer 1
Carlsen 0.5

Games of the round

Today is a rest day!

Pairings of the 5th round

Carlsen – Grischuk
Nakamura – Anand
Vachier-Lagrave – Giri
Aronian – Caruana
Hammer – Topalov

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Nakamura-Caruana

Nakamura-Caruana


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Topalov and Nakamura lead with 2.5 points out of 3 games.

Results of the 3rd round

Nakamura 1.5 1-0 1.5 Caruana
Vachier-Lagrave 1.5 0-1 1.5 Topalov
Carlsen 0 1/2 1.5 Giri
Anand 1 1/2 0.5 Grischuk
Aronian 0.5 1/2 0.5 Hammer

Games of the 3rd round

Pairings of the 4th round

GM Grischuk Alexander 2781 – GM Hammer Jon Ludvig 2677
GM Topalov Veselin 2798 – GM Aronian Levon 2780
GM Caruana Fabiano 2805 – GM Vachier-Lagrave Maxime 2723
GM Giri Anish 2773 – GM Nakamura Hikaru 2802
GM Anand Viswanathan 2804 – GM Carlsen Magnus 2876

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The event started yesterday with a blitz, which was won by Vachier-Lagrave ahead of the likes of Nakamura, Carlsen, Giri, Anand, etc!

The participants of this super-tournament are:

1 NED Giri 2773
2 IND Anand 2804
3 NOR Carlsen 2876
4 USA Nakamura 2802
5 FRA Vachier-Lagrave 2783
6 ARM Aronian 2780
7 NOR Hammer 2677
8 BUL Topalov 2798
9 ITA Caruana 2805
10 RUS Grischuk 2781

Pairings of the 1st round

Giri (2773) – Grischuk (2781)
Anand (2804) – Caruana (2805)
Carlsen (2876) – Topalov (2798)
Nakamura (2802) – Hammer (2677)
Vachier-Lagrave (2723) – Aronian (2780)

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