Magnus Carlsen wins Grand Chess Tour Paris 2017

At the end of 9 rapid and 18 blitz rounds of Grand Chess Tour Paris 2017, Magnus Carlsen was tied with Maxime Vachier-Lagrave for first place with 24 points apiece, thus they faced off in tie-break games.

After two tie-break games, Carlsen came out victorious with 1.5 points vs. MVL’s 0.5.

Thus, Carlsen now leads the Grand Chess Tour 2017 after the Paris leg of the tour:

Replay all the games in Grand Chess Tour Paris 2017 below:

Photos courtesy of: Grand Chess Tour

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