FIDE World Championship, Round 12

FIDE World Championship, Round 12

Patzer24
Patzer24
Sep 28, 2007, 7:39 AM |
8 | Chess Event Coverage

Boris Gelfand fights back with a win over Aronian to threaten Anand's lead with two rounds to go.

 

The games were:

GM Svidler - GM Anand, 1/2-1/2

GM Aronain - GM Gelfand, 0-1

GM Kramnik - GM Leko, 1-0

GM Morozevich - GM Grischuk, 1-0

 

Standings after 12 of 14 rounds:

1) GM Anand (8/12)

2) GM Gelfand (7/12)

3) GM Kramnik (6.5/12)

4-6) GM Morozevich, GM Leko, GM Aronian (5.5/12)

7-8) GM Grischuk, GM Svidler (5/12) 

 

Now I will provide full commentary and annotations for the game of the round, GM Aronian - GM Gelfand:

 

 

 

And here are the 3 remaining games of the round:


The pairings for round 13:

GM Grischuk - GM Anand

GM Gelfand - GM Kramnik

GM Leko - GM Morozevich

GM Aronian - GM Svidler
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