Fast start by Anand but Mamedyarov leads Tal Memorial after day 1

Tal Memorial Rapid is a 10-player single round-robin taking place in the Museum of Russian Impressionism in Moscow

Round 1 results

Anand, Viswanathan - Dubov, Daniil 1-0
Karjakin, Sergey - Grischuk, Alexander ½-½
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - Kramnik, Vladimir ½-½
Nakamura, Hikaru - Gelfand, Boris 1-0
Svidler, Peter - Nepomniachtchi, Ian ½-½

Round 2 results

Dubov, Daniil - Nakamura, Hikaru 1-0
Gelfand, Boris - Karjakin, Sergey ½-½
Kramnik, Vladimir - Grischuk, Alexander 0-1
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - Svidler, Peter 1-0
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Anand, Viswanathan 0-1

Round 3 results

Anand, Viswanathan - Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar 0-1
Grischuk, Alexander - Gelfand, Boris ½-½
Karjakin, Sergey - Dubov, Daniil ½-½
Nakamura, Hikaru - Nepomniachtchi, Ian 1-0
Svidler, Peter - Kramnik, Vladimir 0-1​

Standings after 3 rounds

1 Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar 2.5

2 Grischuk, Alexander 2
Anand, Viswanathan 2
Nakamura, Hikaru 2

5 Dubov, Daniil 1.5
Karjakin, Sergey 1.5
Kramnik, Vladimir 1.5

8 Gelfand, Boris 1 1

9 Nepomniachtchi, Ian 0.5
Svidler, Peter 0.5

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