Speed Chess Championship: Carlsen Vs Nakamura 2018. január 3., 13:00–16:30 EST

Chess.com Speed Chess Championship 2017

Speed Chess Championship: Carlsen Vs Nakamura 2018. január 3., 13:00–16:30 EST

The Chess.com Speed Chess Championship takes place May 3rd to January 3rd 2018. 16 top players qualified: Three time controls 5 minutes plus 2 seconds per move, 3 minutes plus 2 second per move and bullet 1 minute plus 1 second per move. Each section ends with a single chess960 game.

1/8th Finals: May 3rd: Nakamura 20.5-7.5 Grigoriants, May 24th Karjakin 19-7 Meier, May 25th So 15.5-14.5 Giri, Aug 3rd: Grischuk 17.5-9.5, Rapport, Aug 23rd: Nepomniachtchi 15-13 Aronian, Aug 24th: Caruana 19-8 Hou Yifan, Aug 30th: Vachier-Lagrave 19-12 Xiong, Oct 4th: Carlsen 20.5-5.5 Guseinov.

Quarter-Finals: Oct 23, Oct 24, Nov 2nd, Nov 18th, Oct. 23: Maxime-Vachier Lagrave 13-16 Alexander Grischuk. Oct. 24: Sergey Karjakin 20-10 Ian Nepomniachtchi. Nov. 2: Hikaru Nakamura 17-10 Fabiano Caruana. Nov. 18: Magnus Carlsen 27.5-9.5 Wesley So.

Semi-Finals: Nov 21st Carlsen 15.5-10.5 Grischuk, Dec 16th Nakamura 16.5-13.5 Karjakin.

Final Carlsen-Nakamura Jan 3rd 2018.

I have removed the Chess960 games as they are problematic for many chess programs. Here is a PGN file including the Chess960 games.

chess.com Speed Chess 2017 (chess.com INT)
Wed 3rd May 2017 – Thu 21st Dec 2017 – Official SiteResultsLive

chess.com Speed 2017 (16 players 4 Rds KO Indiv ) – Games in PGN: Games

chess.com Speed 2017 (16 players 4 Rds KO Indiv ) – Games in PGN: Games

 

 

chess.com Speed 2017 chess.com INT Wed 3rd May 2017 – Thu 21st Dec 2017
Leading Final Round 4 Standings:
Rk Name Ti FED Rtg Pts
Final Jan 3rd 2018
1 Carlsen, Magnus GM NOR 2832 18
2 Nakamura, Hikaru GM USA 2786 9
Round 3
1 Carlsen, Magnus GM NOR 2832 15.5
2 Grischuk, Alexander GM RUS 2750 10.5
1 Nakamura, Hikaru GM USA 2786 16.5
2 Karjakin, Sergey GM RUS 2783 13.5
Round 2
1 Grischuk, Alexander GM RUS 2750 16
2 Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime GM FRA 2795 13
1 Karjakin, Sergey GM RUS 2783 20
2 Nepomniachtchi, Ian GM RUS 2751 10
1 Nakamura, Hikaru GM USA 2786 17
2 Caruana, Fabiano GM USA 2802 10
1 Carlsen, Magnus GM NOR 2832 27.5
2 So, Wesley GM USA 2815 9.5
Round 1
1 Nakamura, Hikaru GM USA 2786 20.5
2 Grigoriants, Sergey GM RUS 2576 7.5
1 Karjakin, Sergey GM RUS 2783 19
2 Meier, Georg GM GER 2630 7
1 So, Wesley GM USA 2815 15.5
2 Giri, Anish GM NED 2785 14.5
1 Grischuk, Alexander GM RUS 2750 17.5
2 Rapport, Richard GM HUN 2698 9.5
1 Nepomniachtchi, Ian GM RUS 2751 15
2 Aronian, Levon GM ARM 2789 13
1 Caruana, Fabiano GM USA 2802 19
2 Hou, Yifan GM CHN 2652 8
1 Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime GM FRA 2795 19
2 Xiong, Jeffery GM USA 2652 12
1 Carlsen, Magnus GM NOR 2832 20.5
2 Guseinov, Gadir GM AZE 2645 5.5
34 players