Caruana wins GRENKE Chess Classic a full point ahead of Carlsen

2018 GRENKE Chess Classic is a 10-player round-robin held in Germany from March 31 to April 9

​Final round results

Anand, Viswanathan - Carlsen, Magnus ½-½
Aronian, Levon - Bluebaum, Matthias ½-½
Hou, Yifan - Naiditsch, Arkadij ½-½
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Meier, Georg ½-½
Vitiugov, Nikita - Caruana, Fabiano 0-1

Final standings

​1 Caruana, Fabiano 6.5 27.5
2 Carlsen, Magnus 5.5 23.25
3 Aronian, Levon 5 21.75
Vitiugov, Nikita 5 20.5
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 5 20.25
6 Bluebaum, Matthias 4.5 19.5
7 Anand, Viswanathan 3.5 16
Hou, Yifan 3.5 15.5
Naiditsch, Arkadij 3.5 13.75
10 Meier, Georg 3 13.5

With the win with black in the final round, Fabiano is now also the #2 chess player in the world after Carlsen!

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