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FIDE Candidates Tournament

The 2020 Candidates Tournament is an 8-player double round-robin that will decide Magnus Carlsen's challenger for the World Championship match that's set to take place in Dubai this November. The 14-round event is being played in the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Yekaterinburg, Russia from 17 March to 3 April 2020. The players have 100 minutes for 40 moves, then 50 minutes for the next 20 moves, then 15 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. No draw offers are allowed until after move 40.

Tournament schedule

Round 1 2020-03-17 11:00:00
Round 2 2020-03-18 11:00:00
Round 3 2020-03-19 11:00:00
Round 4 2020-03-21 11:00:00
Round 5 2020-03-22 11:00:00
Round 6 2020-03-23 11:00:00
Round 7 2020-03-25 11:00:00

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Round 7

White Black Result
Caruana, Fabiano 2791 Wang, Hao 2758 1/2-1/2
Giri, Anish 2769 Grischuk, Alexander 2777 1/2-1/2
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 2770 Nepomniachtchi, Ian 2767 1-0
Ding, Liren 2796 Alekseenko, Kirill 2704 1/2-1/2