FIDE Chess.com Grand Swiss 2019 4th round

Four players lead after 4 rounds:

GM Wang Hao CHN 2726 3,5
GM Caruana Fabiano USA 2812 3,5
GM McShane Luke J ENG 2682 3,5
GM Maghsoodloo Parham IRI 2664 3,5

Results of top 10 boards of the 4th round

GM Caruana Fabiano 2812 3 ½ – ½ 3 GM Wang Hao 2726
GM Alekseenko Kirill 2674 ½ – ½ GM Grischuk Alexander 2759
GM Cheparinov Ivan 2670 ½ – ½ GM Vitiugov Nikita 2732
GM Maghsoodloo Parham 2664 1 – 0 GM Vidit Santosh Gujrathi 2718
GM Sargissian Gabriel 2690 ½ – ½ GM Fedoseev Vladimir 2664
GM McShane Luke J 2682 1 – 0 GM Adhiban B. 2639
GM Kovalev Vladislav 2661 2 ½ – ½ 2 GM Carlsen Magnus 2876
GM Ganguly Surya Shekhar 2658 2 ½ – ½ 2 GM Yu Yangyi 2763
GM Karjakin Sergey 2760 2 1 – 0 2 GM Demchenko Anton 2655
GM Aronian Levon 2758 2 1 – 0 2 GM Sevian Samuel 2654
GM Kasimdzhanov Rustam 2657 2 ½ – ½ 2 GM Harikrishna Pentala 2748

Continue reading

FIDE Chess.com Grand Swiss 2019 3rd round

Wang and Caruana lead with 3 points.

Results of top 10 boards

GM Shirov Alexei 2664 2 0 – 1 2 GM Caruana Fabiano 2812
GM Wang Hao 2726 2 1 – 0 2 GM Bu Xiangzhi 2721
GM Adhiban B. 2639 2 ½ – ½ GM Wojtaszek Radoslaw 2748
GM Carlsen Magnus 2876 ½ – ½ GM Kasimdzhanov Rustam 2657
GM Yu Yangyi 2763 ½ – ½ GM Sarana Alexey 2655
GM Grischuk Alexander 2759 1 – 0 GM Oparin Grigoriy 2654
GM Artemiev Vladislav 2746 ½ – ½ GM Melkumyan Hrant 2650
GM Demchenko Anton 2655 ½ – ½ GM Nakamura Hikaru 2745
GM Vitiugov Nikita 2732 1 – 0 GM Motylev Alexander 2651
GM Papaioannou Ioannis 2645 ½ – ½ GM Svidler Peter 2729

Continue reading