Carlsen wins Grenke by 1.5 point over Caruana, reaches 2875

2019 GRENKE Chess Classic is a 10-player round-robin which took place in Germany from 22-29 April

Final round results
Anand, Viswanathan Svidler, Peter ½-½
Carlsen, Magnus Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1-0
Caruana, Fabiano Aronian, Levon ½-½
Keymer, Vincent Vallejo Pons, Francisco 0-1
Naiditsch, Arkadij Meier, Georg 1-0

Round 8
Aronian, Levon Anand, Viswanathan ½-½
Meier, Georg Caruana, Fabiano 0-1
Svidler, Peter Carlsen, Magnus 0-1
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Keymer, Vincent 1-0
Vallejo Pons, Francisco Naiditsch, Arkadij ½-½

Round 7
Anand, Viswanathan Meier, Georg 0-1
Carlsen, Magnus Aronian, Levon 1-0
Caruana, Fabiano Naiditsch, Arkadij 1-0
Keymer, Vincent Svidler, Peter ½-½
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Vallejo Pons, Francisco ½-½

Round 6
Aronian, Levon Keymer, Vincent ½-½
Meier, Georg Carlsen, Magnus 0-1
Naiditsch, Arkadij Anand, Viswanathan 1-0
Svidler, Peter Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½
Vallejo Pons, Francisco Caruana, Fabiano ½-½

Round 5
Anand, Viswanathan Caruana, Fabiano ½-½
Carlsen, Magnus Naiditsch, Arkadij ½-½
Keymer, Vincent Meier, Georg 1-0
Svidler, Peter Vallejo Pons, Francisco ½-½
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Aronian, Levon ½-½

Round 4
Aronian, Levon Svidler, Peter 1-0
Caruana, Fabiano Carlsen, Magnus ½-½
Meier, Georg Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 0-1
Naiditsch, Arkadij Keymer, Vincent 1-0
Vallejo Pons, Francisco Anand, Viswanathan 0-1

Round 3
Aronian, Levon Vallejo Pons, Francisco ½-½
Carlsen, Magnus Anand, Viswanathan ½-½
Keymer, Vincent Caruana, Fabiano 0-1
Svidler, Peter Meier, Georg 1-0
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Naiditsch, Arkadij ½-½

Round 2
Anand, Viswanathan Keymer, Vincent 1-0
Caruana, Fabiano Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½
Meier, Georg Aronian, Levon ½-½
Naiditsch, Arkadij Svidler, Peter 0-1
Vallejo Pons, Francisco Carlsen, Magnus 0-1

Round 1
Aronian, Levon Naiditsch, Arkadij ½-½
Keymer, Vincent Carlsen, Magnus 0-1
Meier, Georg Vallejo Pons, Francisco ½-½
Svidler, Peter Caruana, Fabiano ½-½
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime Anand, Viswanathan ½-½

Final standings

1 Carlsen, Magnus 7.5 29.75 2 Caruana, Fabiano 6 24 3 Naiditsch, Arkadij 5 19 Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 5 18.25 5 Anand, Viswanathan 4.5 19.75 Aronian, Levon 4.5 18.75 Svidler, Peter 4.5 17.75 8 Vallejo Pons, Francisco 4 15.5 9 Meier, Georg 2 8.75 Keymer, Vincent 2 6.5

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