Round four results
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Veselin Topalov ½-½ Wang Yue Vugar Gashimov ½-½ Magnus Carlsen Etienne Bacrot 1-0 Vishy Anand
These results mean the following standings exist in the tournament after 4 rounds of play:
Average elo: 2766 Category: 21
The ratings of the players makes this a category 21 event according to my Chessbase 10 program,this makes it one of the strongest chess tournaments in history!
Here are the pairings for round 5 which will be played on
Sunday (the player on the left has the white pieces in the game):
Anand VS Gashimov
Carlsen VS Topalov
Wang Yue VS Bacrot
You can play through the moves of all the games from round 4 by going to this website:
At this link you will also find analysis of the 4th round game Bacrot-Anand in which Dr. Karsten Mueller shows how Anand could have drawn this game.