Aronian, Anand & So share lead after GCT Paris day 1 while Caruana in last again
Round 3 results
Aronian, Levon Anand, Viswanathan ½-½
Caruana, Fabiano Grischuk, Alexander 0-1
Karjakin, Sergey Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½
Kramnik, Vladimir Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar 1-0
So, Wesley Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1-0
Round 2 results
Anand, Viswanathan Kramnik, Vladimir 1-0
Grischuk, Alexander Karjakin, Sergey ½-½
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar So, Wesley 1-0
Nakamura, Hikaru Aronian, Levon ½-½
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Caruana, Fabiano ½-½
Round 1 results
Aronian, Levon Grischuk, Alexander 1-0
Karjakin, Sergey Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½
Kramnik, Vladimir Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar Anand, Viswanathan ½-½
So, Wesley Caruana, Fabiano 1-0
Standings after 3 rounds
The Paris Grand Chess Tour is the 2nd of 5 stages of the 2018 Grand Chess Tour, in which 9 of the world's best players and wild cards will play for a total prize fund of $1.2 million.
The Paris chess event takes place in the studios of the CANAL+ TV channel in Boulogne-Billancourt and features Caruana, Nakamura, So, MVL, Anand, Aronian, Grischuk, Mamedyarov, Karjakin and wild card Kramnik.
The rapid event is a 10-player single round-robin and features 3 rounds each day on the first 3 days, with a time control of 25 minutes for all chess moves and a 10-second delay from move 1.
The final 2 days are a blitz double round-robin, with 18 rounds of 5 minutes + 3-second delay blitz chess.
Rapid chess games count double, with 2 points for a win and 1 for a draw.