FIDE World Chess Palma de Mallorca Grand Prix 2017

FIDE World Chess Palma de Mallorca Grand Prix FIDE World Chess Palma de Mallorca Grand Prix winners

16th–27th November 2017




Palma De Mallorca GP 2017 Palma de Mallorca ESP Wed 15th Nov 2017 - Sun 26th Nov 2017
Leading Final Round 9 Standings:
RkSNoNameTiFEDRtgPtsTB1TB2TB3
1 10 Jakovenko Dmitry GM RUS 2721 5.5 0.5 2.0 2748
2 1 Aronian Levon GM ARM 2801 5.5 0.5 2.0 2742
3 8 Radjabov Teimour GM AZE 2741 5.0 0.0 3.0 2723
4 15 Rapport Richard GM HUN 2692 5.0 0.0 2.0 2720
5 14 Tomashevsky Evgeny GM RUS 2702 5.0 0.0 1.0 2755
6 3 Nakamura Hikaru GM USA 2780 5.0 0.0 1.0 2749
7 5 Svidler Peter GM RUS 2763 5.0 0.0 1.0 2745
8 4 Ding Liren GM CHN 2774 5.0 0.0 1.0 2729
9 9 Harikrishna P. GM IND 2738 5.0 0.0 1.0 2728
10 16 Inarkiev Ernesto GM RUS 2683 4.5 0.0 2.0 2740
11 2 Vachier-Lagrave Maxime GM FRA 2796 4.5 0.0 1.0 2741
12 12 Eljanov Pavel GM UKR 2707 4.5 0.0 1.0 2729
13 7 Li Chao B GM CHN 2741 4.0 1.5 1.0 2700
14 13 Vallejo Pons Francisco GM ESP 2705 4.0 1.0 1.0 2727
15 6 Giri Anish GM NED 2762 4.0 0.5 1.0 2739
16 17 Riazantsev Alexander GM RUS 2651 3.5 0.0 0.0 2725
17 11 Gelfand Boris GM ISR 2719 3.0 0.5 1.0 2703
18 18 Hammer Jon Ludvig GM NOR 2629 3.0 0.5 0.0 2712
18 players
Round 1 (November 16, 2017) Live Show  Review 
Dmitry Jakovenko Levon Aronian ½-½ C84 Ruy Lopez: closed defense
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave Boris Gelfand 1-0 B35 Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto
Pavel Eljanov Hikaru Nakamura ½-½ A07 Réti: King's Indian attack
Ding Liren Francisco Vallejo Pons ½-½ A07 Réti: King's Indian attack (Barcza)
Evgeny Tomashevsky Peter Svidler ½-½ A62 King's Indian: 3.g3
Anish Giri Richard Rapport 1-0 A40 Queen's pawn: Keres defense
Ernesto Inarkiev Li Chao 1-0 D85 Grünfeld: exchange variation
Teimour Radjabov Alexander Riazantsev ½-½ D00 Queen's pawn game
Jon Ludvig Hammer Pentala Harikrishna ½-½ D38 QGD: Ragozin variation
Round 2 (November 17, 2017) Review 
Anish Giri Maxime Vachier-Lagrave ½-½ B96 Sicilian: Najdorf, 7.f4
Levon Aronian Ernesto Inarkiev 1-0 D37 QGD: classical variation (5.Bf4)
Hikaru Nakamura Dmitry Jakovenko ½-½ A05 Réti: King's Indian attack (Yugoslav variation)
Alexander Riazantsev Ding Liren ½-½ E32 Nimzo-Indian: classical variation
Peter Svidler Pavel Eljanov ½-½ C54 Giuoco Piano
Francisco Vallejo Pons Teimour Radjabov 0-1 E73 King's Indian: Semi-Averbakh system
Pentala Harikrishna Evgeny Tomashevsky ½-½ C54 Giuoco Piano
Li Chao Jon Ludvig Hammer ½-½ D35 QGD: exchange, positional line, 5...c6
Boris Gelfand Richard Rapport ½-½ A40 Queen's pawn: Keres defense
Round 3 (November 18, 2017) Review 
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave Levon Aronian ½-½ C84 Ruy Lopez: closed defense
Teimour Radjabov Anish Giri ½-½ D45 QGD semi-Slav: Stoltz variation
Evgeny Tomashevsky Hikaru Nakamura ½-½ E63 King's Indian: fianchetto, Panno variation
Ding Liren Pavel Eljanov ½-½ A07 Réti: King's Indian attack (Barcza system)
Jon Ludvig Hammer Peter Svidler 0-1 B51 Sicilian: Canal-Sokolsky attack
Ernesto Inarkiev Pentala Harikrishna ½-½ B49 Sicilian: Scheveningen
Dmitry Jakovenko Alexander Riazantsev ½-½ B12 Caro-Kann: advance variation
Richard Rapport Li Chao ½-½ C42 Petrov: French attack
Francisco Vallejo Pons Boris Gelfand 1-0 B35 Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto
Round 4 (November 19, 2017) Review 
Levon Aronian Anish Giri 1-0 A05 English opening
Peter Svidler Maxime Vachier-Lagrave ½-½ A33 English: symmetrical variation
Hikaru Nakamura Teimour Radjabov 1-0 B30 Sicilian: Nimzovich-Rossolimo attack
Ernesto Inarkiev Ding Liren 0-1 C88 Ruy Lopez: closed
Pentala Harikrishna Francisco Vallejo Pons 1-0 A21 English, Kramnik-Shirov counterattack
Pavel Eljanov Dmitry Jakovenko 0-1 A37 English: symmetrical variation
Alexander Riazantsev Evgeny Tomashevsky ½-½ E32 Nimzo-Indian: classical variation
Richard Rapport Jon Ludvig Hammer 1-0 A34 English Symmetrical
Li Chao Boris Gelfand ½-½ D43 QGD semi-Slav
Round 5 (November 20, 2017) Review 
Ding Liren Levon Aronian ½-½ D38 QGD: Ragozin variation
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave Hikaru Nakamura ½-½ B52 Sicilian: Canal-Sokolsky
Dmitry Jakovenko Svidler, Peter ½-½ A39 English: symmetrical
Teimour Radjabov Pentala Harikrishna ½-½ A09 Réti: advance variation
Anish Giri Alexander Riazantsev ½-½ B11 Caro-Kann: two knights variation
Evgeny Tomashevsky Richard Rapport ½-½ D07 QGD: Chigorin defense
Francisco Vallejo Pons Li Chao ½-½ C42 Petrov: Nimzovich attack
Pavel Eljanov Ernesto Inarkiev ½-½ A15 English, 1...Nf6
Boris Gelfand Jon Ludvig Hammer ½-½ A29 English: four knights
Round 6 (November 22, 2017) Review 
Levon Aronian Peter Svidler >½-½ E60 King's Indian defense
Pentala Harikrishna Maxime Vachier-Lagrave >½-½ A33 English: symmetrical
Hikaru Nakamura Ding Liren ½-½ D43 QGD semi-Slav
Anish Giri Dmitry Jakovenko ½-½ C65 Ruy Lopez: Berlin defense
Evgeny Tomashevsky Teimour Radjabov 1-0 B08 Pirc: classical system
Alexander Riazantsev Richard Rapport 0-1 A92 Dutch defense
Li Chao Pavel Eljanov ½-½ D15 QGD Slav: 4.Nc3
Jon Ludvig Hammer Francisco Vallejo Pons ½-½ D20 QGA: 3.e4
Boris Gelfand Ernesto Inarkiev 0-1 A29 English: four knights
Round 7 (November 23, 2017) Review 
Richard Rapport Levon Aronian ½-½ E06 English: Neo-Catalan declined
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave Evgeny Tomashevsky ½-½ C84 Ruy Lopez: closed defense
Peter Svidler Hikaru Nakamura ½-½ D37 QGD: 4.Nf3
Dmitry Jakovenko Pentala Harikrishna ½-½ B49 Sicilian: Taimanov variation
Ding Liren Anish Giri ½-½ D77 Neo-Grünfeld, 6.O-O
Ernesto Inarkiev Francisco Vallejo Pons ½-½ C17 French: Winawer
Teimour Radjabov Li Chao 1-0 A10 English: Adorjan defense
Pavel Eljanov Jon Ludvig Hammer 1-0 B10 Caro-Kann defense
Alexander Riazantsev Boris Gelfand 0-1 E00 Catalan opening
Round 8 (November 24, 2017) Review 
Levon Aronian Evgeny Tomashevsky ½-½ E18 Queen's Indian: old main line
Hikaru Nakamura Pentala Harikrishna ½-½ B47 Sicilian: Taimanov
Peter Svidler Ding Liren ½-½ A18 English: Mikenas-Carls, Flohr variation
Richard Rapport Dmitry Jakovenko ½-½ A45 Trompowsky attack
Ernesto Inarkiev Maxime Vachier-Lagrave ½-½ D84 Grünfeld: Grünfeld gambit accepted
Francisco Vallejo Pons Pavel Eljanov ½-½ C65 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Li Chao Anish Giri 1-0 D14 QGD Slav: exchange, Trifunovic variation
Boris Gelfand Teimour Radjabov 0-1 E18 Queen's Indian: old main line
Jon Ludvig Hammer Alexander Riazantsev ½-½ C01 French: exchange variation
Round 9 (November 25, 2017) Review 
Hikaru Nakamura Levon Aronian ½-½ C89 Ruy Lopez: Marshall counter-attack
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave Dmitry Jakovenko 0-1 C54 Giuoco Piano
Evgeny Tomashevsky Ding Liren ½-½ E01 Catalan: closed
Pentala Harikrishna Peter Svidler ½-½ A28 English: four knights
Teimour Radjabov Richard Rapport ½-½ D11 QGD Slav: 3.Nf3
Pavel Eljanov Boris Gelfand ½-½ D37 QGD: 4.Nf3
Jon Ludvig Hammer Ernesto Inarkiev ½-½ B47 Sicilian: Taimanov
Anish Giri Francisco Vallejo Pons ½-½ A20 English opening
Alexander Riazantsev Li Chao ½-½ D85 Grünfeld: exchange variation