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Final blitz standings
Final New Classical standings
(Note: the New Classical games are worth double the blitz, which is not reflected in the crosstable above)
According the the rules of the Zurich Chess Challenge 2017 the winner of a classical game is awarded two points for the overall standings. A draw gives each player one point, and the loser gets zero points. In the final Blitz tournament on Monday, 17 April, the winner is given one point, a draw gets a player half a point, and the loser gets zero points.
|1.||Hikaru Nakamura (USA)||2793||15.0||44.25|
|2.||Ian Nepomniachtchi (RUS)||2751||14.0||40.75|
|3.||Viswanathan Anand (IND)||2786||13.5||39.25|
|4.||Peter Svidler (RUS)||2747||12.0||38.25|
|5.||Vladimir Kramnik (RUS)||2811||11.0||37.75|
|6.||Boris Gelfand (ISR)||2724||9.0||24.25|
|7.||Grigoryi Oparin (RUS)||2604||5.5||16.75|
|8.||Yannick Pelletier (SUI)||2541||4.0||12.25|