Kramnik beats Anand in Round 2 Norway Chess 2017

Vladimir Kramnik came out strong with the black pieces and defeated Viswanathan Anand in Round 2 of Altibox Norway Chess 2017.Replay »

The rest of the games ended in draws.

Altibox Norway Chess 2017 Round 2 Results

#WhiteResultsBlack
1Giri, Anish1/2-1/2Karjakin, Sergey
2Nakamura, Hikaru1/2-1/2Aronian, Levon
3Anand, Viswanathan0-1Kramnik, Vladimir
4Caruana, Fabiano1/2-1/2Carlsen, Magnus
5So, Wesley1/2-1/2Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime
 

This win by Kramnik made him reclaim the 2nd place in the live rankings:

Altibox Norway Chess 2017 Ranking after Round 2

#NameFEDEloPtsSB
1Kramnik, VladimirRUS28081.51.00
Nakamura, HikaruUSA27851.51.00
3Aronian, LevonARM27931.01.25
Karjakin, SergeyRUS27811.01.00
Carlsen, MagnusNOR28321.01.00
So, WesleyUSA28121.01.00
Caruana, FabianoUSA28081.01.00
Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27961.00.75
9Giri, AnishNED27710.50.50
Anand, ViswanathanIND27860.50.50
 

Replay all the games in the 5th Altibox Norway Chess 2017.

Photo courtesy: @NorwayChess

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