World Team Chess Championship 2013 (Games and Results)
World Team Chess Championship 2013
Mark Crowther - Thursday 5th December 2013
The World Team Chess Championship took place in Antalya, Turkey 26th November to 5th December 2013. 10 nations competed, they were the defending champions, the top 3 from previous Olympiad, the 4 Continental Champions, organising FED team and FIDE Presidential nomination, Leading players competing included Aronian, Kramnik, Nakamura, Grischuk, Karjakin, Vitiugov, Giri, Ivanchuk etc. 10 teams: Russia, Armenia, Ukraine, China, USA, Netherlands, Azerbaijan, Germany, Turkey and Egypt. Russia regained the title won in 2010 by a point from China and Ukraine and were made to work hard by Egypt in the final round although a draw would also have done on tie-break.
Top Board performers Bd1 Aronian 6/8 75% 2896 Bd2 Korobov 5.5/8, Bd3 Fridman 4.5/7, Bd4 Nepomniachtchi 5.5/7, Bd5 Akobian 4/6.
Final Standings: 1 RUS 15, 2 CHN 14, 3 UKR 14, 4 USA 10, 5 ARM 10, 6 NED 9,7 GER 8, 8 AZE 7, 9 TUR 3, 10 EGY 0
World Teams 2013 (9 Rds League Team TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games
World Teams 2013 (9 Rds League Team TC: 90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games
| World Teams 2013 Antalya TUR Tue 26th Nov 2013 - Thu 5th Dec 2013
Leading Final Round 9 Standings:
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