Archive for the 'Sinquefield Cup' Category

The Chess Drum caught up with WGM Jennifer Shahade during the 2015 Sinquefield Cup in a very short interview. While she has played in a number of U.S. Championships (winning two women’s titles), she primarily is known as a chess promoter and commentator. She is a fixture on commentary teams for tournaments held at the […]

Read Full Post »

The 2015 Sinquefield Cup was held was great fanfare from August 22nd until September 3rd. The excitement built from a gradual crescendo when ten of the top players from around the world set upon St. Louis, Missouri to compete one of the strongest round robins in history. The Chess Drum would be “in the building”. […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #9 – Tuesday, 1 September 2015 1 Topalov, V BUL ½-½ Aronian, L ARM 2 Anand, V IND ½-½ Carlsen, M NOR 3 Vachier-Lagrave, M FRA ½-½ Giri, A NED 4 Nakamura, H USA 1-0 Grischuk, A RUS 5 Caruana, F USA ½-½ So, […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #8 – Monday, 31 August 2015 1 Aronian, L ARM ½-½ Anand, V IND 2 Carlsen, M NOR ½-½ Nakamura, H USA 3 Grischuk, A RUS ½-½ Vachier-Lagrave, M FRA 4 Giri, A NED ½-½ Caruana, F USA 5 So, W USA ½-½ Topalov, […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #7 – Sunday, 30 August 2015 1 Nakamura, H USA 0-1 Aronian, L ARM 2 Carlsen, M NOR 0-1 Grischuk, A RUS 3 Topalov, V BUL ½-½ Giri, A NED 4 Caruana, F USA ½-½ Vachier-Lagrave, M FRA 5 Anand, V IND ½-½ So, […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #6 – Saturday, 29 August 2015 1 Aronian, L ARM ½-½ Carlsen, M NOR 2 Vachier-Lagrave, M FRA 1-0 Topalov, V BUL 3 Giri, A NED ½-½ Anand, V IND 4 So, W USA 0-1 Nakamura, H USA 5 Grischuk, A RUS 1-0 Caruana, […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #5 – Thursday, 27 August 2015 1 Topalov, V BUL 0-1 Caruana, F USA 2 Aronian, L ARM ½-½ Grischuk, A RUS 3 Nakamura, H USA ½-½ Giri, A NED 4 Carlsen, M NOR 1-0 So, W USA 5 Anand, V IND ½-½ Vachier-Lagrave, […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #4 – Wednesday, 26 August 2015 1 Grischuk, A RUS ½-½ Topalov, V BUL 2 Giri, A NED ½-½ Carlsen, M NOR 3 So, W USA 0-1 Aronian, L ARM 4 Vachier-Lagrave, M FRA ½-½ Nakamura, H USA 5 Caruana, F USA ½-½ Anand, […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #3 – Tuesday, 25 August 2015 1 Anand, V IND ½-½ Topalov, V BUL 2 Aronian, L ARM ½-½ Giri, A NED 3 Carlsen, M NOR 1-0 Vachier-Lagrave, M FRA 4 So, W USA 1-0 Grischuk, A RUS 5 Nakamura, H USA ½-½ Caruana, […]

Read Full Post »

2015 Sinquefield CupAugust 23th – September 3rd, 2014 (St. Louis, USA)Round #2 – Monday, 24 August 2015 1 Topalov, V BUL 1-0 Nakamura, H USA 2 Vachier-Lagrave, M FRA ½-½ Aronian, L ARM 3 Giri, A NED ½-½ So, W USA 4 Caruana, F USA 0-1 Carlsen, M NOR 5 Grischuk, A RUS 1-0 Anand, […]

Read Full Post »

« Prev - Next »