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Date:  17-20.06.2016
Place: Leuven, Belgium

Tournament format - Rapid: 10 players Round Robin
Rate of play - Rapid: Game in 25 minutes, with a 10-second increment from move 1

Tournament format - Blitz:
 10 players Dobule Round Robin
Rate of play - Blitz: 
Game in 5 minutes, with a 2-second increment from move 1

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2016 paris leuven final standings prizes

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Rank
SNo.
Title
 Name
Rating
FED
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Points
SB
1
2
GM
 Carlsen Magnus 
2855
NOR
*
½ ½
½ 1
½ ½
1 ½
1 ½
1
1
½ 0
1
11
2
9
GM
 Aronian Levon 
2792
ARM
½ ½
*
½ 1
½ ½
½
0 ½
½ ½
0
½ ½
1 ½
10
3
10
GM
 Anand Viswanathan
2770
IND
½ 0
½ 0
*
½ 1
½ ½
½ ½
1
½
½ ½
½ 1
9½
4
8
GM
 Nakamura Hikaru 
2787
USA
½ ½
½ ½
½ 0
*
0 ½
½ ½
1 0
½ 1
1 ½
½ 1
9½
5
7
GM
So Wesley
2770
USA
0 ½
½
½ ½
1 ½
*
0
1 ½
½
½ ½
1
9½
6
4
GM
Kramnik Vladimir
2812
RUS
0 ½
1 ½
½ ½
½ ½
1
*
0
0
½ 1
½ 0
9
7
3
GM
 Vachier-Lagrave Maxime
2789
FRA
0
½ ½
0
1
½
1
*
½
½ ½
½ ½
9
8
5
GM
 Caruana Fabiano 
2804
USA
0
1
½
½ 0
½
1
½
*
1 ½
1
8½
9
6
GM
 Giri Anish 
2782
NED
½ 1
½ ½
½ ½
0 ½
½ ½
½ 0
½ ½
0 ½
*
1
8
10
1
GM
 Topalov Veselin
2761
BUL
0
0 ½
½ 0
½ 0
0
½ 1
½ ½
0
0
*
6
 
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 RAPID - START CROSSTABLE 
 
SNo.
Title
 Name
Rating
FED
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Points
1
GM
 Nakamura Hikaru
2787 
 USA
*
0
0
½
1
½
½
0
1
0
2
GM
 Topalov Veselin
2761 
 BUL
1
*
½
0
0
0
½
1
0
1
4
3
GM
 Giri Anish
2782 
 NED 
1
½
*
0
0
½
1
0
½
½
4
4
GM
 Anand Viswanathan
2770 
IND 
½
1
1
*
0
½
1
½
½
0
5
5
GM
 Carlsen Magnus
2855 
NOR 
0
1
1
1
*
½
½
1
0
1
6
6
GM
 So Wesley
2770 
USA 
½
1
½
½
½
*
½
½
1
½
5½
7
GM
 Vashier-Lagrave Maxime
2789 
FRA 
½
½
0
0
½
½
*
½
½
1
4
8
GM
 Aronian Levon
2792 
ARM 
1
0
1
½
0
½
½
*
1
½
5
9
GM
 Caruana Fabiano
2804 
USA 
0
1
½
½
1
0
½
0
*
1
4½
10
GM
 Kramnik Vladimir
2812
RUS 
1
0
½
1
0
½
0
½
0
*
3½

 

 

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Topalov - Anand 1:0
1st MTel Masters, Sofia (round 6)

Carlsen - Topalov 0:1
3rd Sinquefield Cup, Saint Louis (round 1)

Topalov - Kramnik 1:0
Corus 2008, Wijk aan Zee (round 9)

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