They were leading together for most of the tournament and eventually finished shared first at the Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan: Fabiano Caruana and Boris Gelfand. They drew in the final round, and kept their half-point lead. ... | Read More
Fabiano Caruana defeated Peter Svidler in round 6 of the Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan. With five rounds to go the Italian GM is topping the standings alone with 4.5/6.
Boris Gelfand is trailing by half a point after drawing with Ser... | Read More
For the first time at the Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan all games ended in draws. After a peaceful fifth round, Fabiano Caruana and Boris Gelfand continue to lead with six more rounds to go.
During the rest day some players joined an excur... | Read More
On the second day at the Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan there were also two winners: Hikaru Nakamura and Peter Svidler.
In a Dutch Leningrad, Nakamura outplayed Dmitry Andreikin of Russia, who also lost yesterday. Svidler defeated Shakhriyar Ma... | Read More
In the fourth round of the Masters Final in Bilbao, Viswanathan Anand won another game to increase his lead to four points.
On Thursday, he got a very pleasant position out of the opening against Francisco Vallejo Pons, and forced resignation o... | Read More