Sinquefield Cup 2017 Round 1 Results

The third leg of the Grand Chess Tour 2017, the Sinquefield Cup 2017, kicked off with a bang as 3 out of 5 games in Round 1 were decisive.

The defending champion of the tournament, Wesley So, suffered a setback right at the opening Round 1 at the hands of MVL. See the rest of the results below:

Sinquefield Cup 2017 Round 1 Results

1Karjakin, Sergey1-0Svidler, Peter
2Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime1-0So, Wesley
3Aronian, Levon1-0Nepomniachtchi, Ian
4Caruana, Fabiano½-½Carlsen, Magnus
5Anand, Viswanathan½-½Nakamura, Hikaru

Replay all the games in Round 1 here: Sinquefield Cup 2017 (All Games Replay).

Sinquefield Cup 2017 Ranking after Round 1

1Karjakin, SergeyRUS27731
2Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeFRA27911
3Aronian, LevonARM28091
4Carlsen, MagnusNOR2822½
5Caruana, FabianoUSA2807½
6Nakamura, HikaruUSA2792½
7Anand, ViswanathanIND2783½
8So, WesleyUSA28100
9Nepomniachtchi, IanRUS27420
10Svidler, PeterRUS27490


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