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GM Vladimir Kramnik plays at the strong Tata Steel Chess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee

Standings after Round 9

N Name FED FIDE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 PTS PFM
1 Aronian, Levon ARM 2805 . ½ ½ ½ ½ ½ . 1 . ½ . . 1 1 6 2884
2 Anand, Viswanathan IND 2810 ½ . ½ ½ ½ . . . 1 1 ½ 1 ½ . 6 2868
3 Kramnik, Vladimir RUS 2784 ½ ½ . . . . 1 ½ ½ ½ 1 . ½ 1 6 2861
4 Nakamura, Hikaru USA 2751 ½ ½ . . 0 . ½ . ½ . 1 1 1 1 6 2863
5 Carlsen, Magnus NOR 2814 ½ ½ . 1 . ½ 0 . ½ . 1 1 . ½ 2804
6 Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime FRA 2715 ½ . . . ½ . ½ . ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 2809
7 Giri, Anish NED 2686 . . 0 ½ 1 ½ . 0 . 1 ½ ½ ½ . 2732
8 Nepomniachtchi, Ian RUS 2733 0 . ½ . . . 1 . ½ 1 ½ 0 ½ ½ 2726
9 Ponomariov, Ruslan UKR 2744 . 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ . ½ . 0 ½ 1 . . 4 2693
10 Wang, Hao CHN 2731 ½ 0 ½ . . ½ 0 0 1 . . . 1 ½ 4 2709
11 L'Ami, Erwin NED 2628 . ½ 0 0 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ . . ½ . . 3 2619
12 Smeets, Jan NED 2662 . 0 . 0 0 0 ½ 1 0 . ½ . . 1 3 2608
13 Grischuk, Alexander RUS 2773 0 ½ ½ 0 . ½ ½ ½ . 0 . . . 0 2582
14 Shirov, Alexei ESP 2722 0 . 0 0 ½ 0 . ½ . ½ . 0 1 . 2586
 

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Latest News
Carlsen won the London Chess Classic
[12/15/2010 12:00:00 AM] The second London Chess Classic event took place from Dec 6th to 15th 2010, in London, England. It was a seven-round round-robin event with an average rating of 2724, led by Anand, Carlsen, Kramnik and Nakamura, plus four british players, Adams, Short, McShane and Howell
Karjakin and Aronian win the Tal Memorial!
[11/14/2010 12:00:00 AM] The 5th Tal Memorial took place from November 5th to November 14th, in Moscow, Russia. According to the official tiebreak rules, Aronian and Karjakin shared the title, while Kramnik took 7th place with 50%.
Kramnik wins Bilbao!
[10/15/2010 12:00:00 AM] The Bilbao Masters Final took place October 9th-15th 2010, a four player double round robin event. The participants were Magnus Carlsen, Viswanathan Anand, Vladimir Kramnik and Alexei Shirov
Shirov wins Shanghai. Kramnik takes second to qualify to Bilbao
[9/8/2010 12:00:00 AM] The Shanghai Masters took place 3rd-8th September 2010
Ponomariov wins Dortmund
[7/25/2010 12:00:00 AM] The event took place July 15th-25th. Kramnik shared third place with Mamedyarov

Calendar
  • January 14th - 30th 2011 Tata Steel Super Tournament
    Venue: Wijk aan Zee, Holland
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