2018 Sinquefield Cup/ Rd4

2018 Sinquefield Cup/ Rd4 Only one win Today, Fabiano Caruana defeats Hikaru Nakamura who looses for the second day in a row.. There is now a 5 way Tie for the Lead.. Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar – Aronian, Levon  ½-½ So, Wesley – Karjakin, Sergey ½-½ Anand, Viswanathan – Carlsen, Magnus  ½-½… Continue reading

2018 Sinquefield Cup/ Rd3

  2018 Sinquefield Cup/ Rd3 Four Draws Today and One Win with Black.. Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar – Caruana, Fabiano  ½-½ Aronian, Levon – Carlsen, Magnus   ½-½ Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime – So, Wesley ½-½ Karjakin, Sergey – Anand, Viswanathan ½-½ Nakamura, Hikaru – Grischuk, Alexander 0-1 Alexander Grischuk  joins the leaders with a… Continue reading

2018 Sinquefield Cup/ Rd2

2018 Sinquefield Cup/ Rd2   Round 2 Results Carlsen, Magnus- Karjakin, Sergey 1-0 Caruana, Fabiano – Aronian, Levon ½-½ So, Wesley – Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½ Anand, Viswanathan – Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½ Grischuk, Alexander – Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar ½-½ Classic Carlsen wins an 88 move grinder against Sergey Karjakin known as the… Continue reading

GCT PARIS/ DAY ONE

GCT PARIS/ DAY ONE     The 2018 Paris Grand Chess Tour Rapid and Blitz tournament June 20 -24th Players: Fabiano Caruana, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov,Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Sergey Karjakin, Wesley So, Hikaru Nakamura, Alexander Grischuk, Levon Aronian , Viswanathan Anand and Vladimir Kramnik (Wild Card) 10 players 9 Rounds of Rapid Play and… Continue reading

GCT LONDON CHESS CLASSIC / Final

GCT LONDON CHESS CLASSIC / Final Fabiano Caruana  wins  the London chess classic..winning round 9 against Mickey Adams then defeating Ian Nepomniachtchi  in the Tie Breaker showdown…  Magnus Carlsen  clinches the first prize in the overall Grand Chess Tour.     Caruana, Fabiano (2799) – Adams, Michael (2715)  9th London… Continue reading