Mikhail Tal Memorial Blitz Tournament 2014

Mikhail Tal Memorial Blitz Tournament 2014 Mikhail Tal Memorial Blitz Tournament took place in Sochi from 13 till 14 November 2014.  

Participants: V. Kramnik, S. Karjakin, P. Svidler, A. Grischuk, I. Nepomiachtchi, E. Tomashevsky, A. Morozevich, E. Inarkiev, A. Kosteniuk (all - Russia), S. Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan), B. Gelfand (Israel), P. Leko (Hungary).

Commentators: GM A. Khalifman and IM S. Guramishvili

Double round-robin, time control: 4 minutes + 2 seconds.

Total prize fund - 100 000 USD.

The tournament was won by Shakhriyar Mamedyarov. Alexander Grischuk became the silver medalist. Boris Gelfand, Sergey Karjakin and Alexander Morozevich shared the third place.  



S. Karjakin - V. Kramnik Round 13. 1-0
S. Mamedyarov - P.Leko Round 12. 1-0
A. Grischuk - P. Svidler Round 11. 1-0
S. Mamedyarov - S. Karjakin Round 10. 1-0
A. Grischuk - A. Morozevich Round 9. 1-0
S. Mamedyarov - A. Grishuk Round 8. 1-0
A. Grischuk - I. Nepomniachtchi Round 7. 1-0
E. Inarkiev - A. Grischuk Round 6. 1/2-1/2
V. Kramnik - S. Mamedyarov Round 5. 0-1

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