FIDE Grand Prix leg in Khanty-Mansiysk 2015

13 - 27 May 2015 The final FIDE Grand Prix 2014-15 leg determined two participants of the Candidate Tournament: Fabiano Caruana and Hikaru Nakamura qualified.
Tournament format
Time control
120 minutes for 40 moves, then 60 minutes for 20 moves and 15 minutes for the rest of the game with increment of 30 seconds per move starting from the 61st
F. Caruana, H. Nakamura, D. Jakovenko, L. Dominguez, B. Gelfand, P. Svidler, A. Grischuk, A. Giri, S. Karjakin, E. Tomashevsky, B. Jobava, M. Vachier-Lagrave
GM Evgenij Miroshnichenko, GM Viorel Iordachescu
Caruana Nakamura Jakovenko Dominguez Gelfand Svidler Grischuk Giri Karjakin Tomashevsky Jobava Vachier-Lagrave VIDEO ARCHIVE OFFICIAL WEBSITE

The final leg of FIDE Grand Prix series 2014-15 took place in Khanty-Mansiysk from 13 till 27 May 2015.

12 grandmsters were playing according to the Swiss system:

Fabiano Caruana (Italy, 2803), Hikaru Nakamura (USA, 2799), Alexander Grischuk (Russia, 2780), Anish Giri (Netherlands, 2776), Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France, 2754), Sergey Karjakin (Russia, 2753), Evgeny Tomashevsky (Russia, 2749), Boris Gelfand (Israel, 2744), Dmitry Jakovenko (Russia, 2738), Leinier Dominguez (Cuba, 2734), Peter Svidler (Russia, 2734), Baadur Jobava (Georgia, 2699).

Jakovenko, Nakamura and Caruana shared 1-3 places. Caruana and Nakamura qualified for the Candidates Tournament.