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Round 3Third round of Zurich Chess Challenge 2014 finished today with all draws. A winner is already emerging - Carlsen with 5 points, followed closely by Aronian with 4 points.
|Aronian, L.||2812||½-½||Gelfand, B.||2777|
|Nakamura, H.||2789||0-1||Carlsen, M.||2872|
|Caruana, F.||2782||½-½||Anand, V.||2773|
|Gelfand, B.||2777||0-1||Aronian, L.||2812|
A fantastic game between Nakamura and Carlsen with dramatic turnaround. Nakamura had an advantage for most of the game but he made a mistake which gave the opportunity to Carlsen to turn the game around.
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Please take note, that according the the rules of the Zurich Chess Challenge 2014 the winner of a classical game earns 2 points for the Overall Standings, in case of a draw each player earns 1 point and the loser 0 points.
Pairings for round 4Round 4 - tomorrow, 2nd February, 15:00 CET.
|Gelfand, B.||2777||-||Anand, V.||2773|
|Carlsen, M.||2872||-||Caruana, F.||2782|
|Aronian, L.||2812||-||Nakamura, H.||2789|
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