Chess24 Jan London Speed Chess Championship 2017 (Games and Results) Speed Chess Championship 2017

The Speed Chess Championship takes place May 3rd to December 21st 2017. 16 top players qualified: Three time controls 5 minutes plus 2 seconds per move, 3 minutes plus 2 second per move and bullet 1 minute plus 1 second per move. Each section ends with a single chess960 game.

1/8th Finals: May 3rd: Nakamura 20.5-7.5 Grigoriants, May 24th Karjakin 19-7 Meier, May 25th So 15.5-14.5 Giri, July 20th: Grischuk-Rapport, Aug 23rd: Nepomniachtchi-Aronian, Aug 24th: Caruana-Hou Yifan, Aug 31st: Vachier-Lagrave-Xiong, Oct 5th: Carlsen-Guseinov.

Quarter-Finals: Oct 12, Oct 19, Nov 2nd, Nov 9th

Semi-Finals: Nov 16th, Dec 7th

Final Dec 21st.

I have removed the Chess960 games as they are problematic for many chess programs. Here is a PGN file including the Chess960 games. Speed Chess 2017 ( INT)
Wed 3rd May 2017 - Thu 21st Dec 2017 - Official Site - Results - Live Speed 2017 (16 players 4 Rds KO Indiv ) - Games in PGN: Games Speed 2017 (16 players 4 Rds KO Indiv ) - Games in PGN: Games


ChessTempo viewer Speed 2017 INT Wed 3rd May 2017 - Thu 21st Dec 2017
Leading Round 1 (of 4) Standings:
1Nakamura, HikaruGMUSA278620.5
2Grigoriants, SergeyGMRUS25767.5
1Karjakin, SergeyGMRUS278319
2Meier, GeorgGMGER26307
1So, WesleyGMUSA281515.5
2Giri, AnishGMNED278514.5
1Grischuk, AlexanderGMRUS275017.5
2Rapport, RichardGMHUN26989.5
Nepomniachtchi, IanGMRUS2751
Aronian, LevonGMARM2789
Caruana, FabianoGMUSA2802
Hou, YifanGMCHN2652
Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeGMFRA2795
Xiong, JefferyGMUSA2652
Carlsen, MagnusGMNOR2832
Guseinov, GadirGMAZE2645
16 players

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