[Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.17"] [Round "1.2"] [White "Ding, Liren"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A20"] [WhiteElo "2806"] [BlackElo "2766"] [PlyCount "64"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. c4 e5 2. g3 c6 3. Nf3 e4 4. Nd4 d5 5. cxd5 Qxd5 6. Nc2 Nf6 7. Nc3 Qe5 8. Bg2 Na6 9. O-O Be7 10. Ne3 O-O 11. a3 Re8 12. b4 Ng4 13. Bb2 Qh5 14. h4 Bf6 15. Qc2 Nxe3 16. dxe3 Bf5 17. Na4 Bxb2 18. Nxb2 Nc7 19. Nc4 Re6 20. Rfd1 Nd5 21. Rd4 h6 22. Qd2 Rae8 23. Kh2 Bg4 24. Na5 Rf6 25. Kg1 g5 26. Nxb7 gxh4 27. Nc5 h3 28. Rxe4 hxg2 29. Rxe8+ Kg7 30. f4 Qh1+ 31. Kf2 Qxa1 32. Kxg2 Bh3+ 0-1 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.18"] [Round "2.3"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Caruana, Fabiano"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C50"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2783"] [PlyCount "65"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. O-O d6 6. c3 a6 7. a4 Ba7 8. Re1 h6 9. Nbd2 g5 10. b4 Ng4 11. Re2 Qf6 12. Qe1 Qg7 13. Nf1 O-O 14. Ng3 Ne7 15. d4 exd4 16. cxd4 Nc6 17. Ra3 Nxd4 18. Nxd4 Bxd4 19. h3 Ne5 20. Ba2 c5 21. bxc5 Bxc5 22. Rb3 b5 23. Nf5 Qf6 24. Kh2 bxa4 25. Rg3 Kh7 26. Qd1 Bd7 27. Rc2 Bxf5 28. exf5 Rab8 29. Qh5 Rg8 30. Bb2 Rge8 31. Bc1 Rg8 32. Bb2 Rge8 33. Bc1 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.19"] [Round "3.3"] [White "Radjabov, Teimour"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "E04"] [WhiteElo "2753"] [BlackElo "2766"] [PlyCount "59"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. g3 dxc4 5. Bg2 c5 6. O-O Nc6 7. dxc5 Qxd1 8. Rxd1 Bxc5 9. Nbd2 c3 10. bxc3 O-O 11. Nb3 Be7 12. Nfd4 Bd7 13. Nxc6 Bxc6 14. Bxc6 bxc6 15. Be3 Nd5 16. Bd4 c5 17. Nxc5 Bxc5 18. Bxc5 Rfc8 19. Bd4 Nxc3 20. Bxc3 Rxc3 21. Rac1 Ra3 22. Rc2 h5 23. Rd7 a6 24. Kg2 g6 25. e3 Kg7 26. Rcc7 Rf8 27. Rd6 Re8 28. Rdd7 Rf8 29. Rd6 Re8 30. Rdd7 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.21"] [Round "4.2"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Firouzja, Alireza"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B90"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2793"] [PlyCount "77"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. f3 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8. Be3 Be7 9. Qd2 O-O 10. O-O-O Nbd7 11. g4 b5 12. g5 b4 13. Ne2 Ne8 14. f4 a5 15. f5 Bc4 16. Kb1 a4 17. Nbc1 d5 18. f6 gxf6 19. gxf6 Ndxf6 20. Ng3 Bxf1 21. Rhxf1 a3 22. b3 Kh8 23. exd5 Nd6 24. Qxb4 Rc8 25. Bb6 Qd7 26. Qe1 Rb8 27. Ba5 Nc4 28. d6 Bd8 29. Bc3 Qe6 30. Nd3 Nd5 31. Nf4 Nxf4 32. Rxf4 f6 33. Qe2 Nb2 34. Rdf1 Re8 35. Rh4 f5 36. Rxh7+ Kxh7 37. Qh5+ Kg8 38. Nxf5 Bf6 39. Rg1+ 1-0 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.22"] [Round "5.4"] [White "Nakamura, Hikaru"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C42"] [WhiteElo "2760"] [BlackElo "2766"] [PlyCount "67"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. O-O Be7 8. c4 Nb4 9. Be2 O-O 10. Nc3 Bf5 11. a3 Nxc3 12. bxc3 Nc6 13. Re1 Re8 14. Ra2 Bf8 15. cxd5 Qxd5 16. c4 Qe4 17. Bf1 Qg4 18. h3 Rxe1 19. Qxe1 Qe4 20. Re2 Qd3 21. Rb2 Qe4 22. Re2 Qd3 23. Re3 Qb1 24. d5 Ne7 25. Nd2 Qa1 26. Nb3 Qf6 27. Bd2 Ng6 28. Na5 b6 29. Nc6 Bd7 30. Bc3 Qd6 31. Bb4 Qf6 32. Bc3 Qd6 33. Bb4 Qf6 34. Bc3 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.23"] [Round "6.4"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Duda, Jan-Krzysztof"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A07"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2750"] [PlyCount "69"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Bg4 3. Bg2 e6 4. O-O Nd7 5. h3 Bh5 6. d4 Ngf6 7. c4 c6 8. cxd5 exd5 9. Ne5 Nxe5 10. dxe5 Ne4 11. Nd2 Nxd2 12. Bxd2 Bc5 13. Rc1 Qe7 14. Kh2 O-O 15. g4 Bg6 16. f4 h6 17. Qe1 Rfe8 18. Qg3 Bh7 19. h4 Rad8 20. g5 hxg5 21. hxg5 Bb4 22. Bxb4 Qxb4 23. f5 Qxb2 24. e6 fxe6 25. g6 exf5 26. gxh7+ Kh8 27. Rb1 Qf6 28. Rxb7 Rxe2 29. Rxf5 Qh6+ 30. Kg1 Rxa2 31. Rbf7 Ra1+ 32. Bf1 d4 33. Rg5 Qd6 34. Qf2 Qa3 35. Rg3 1-0 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.25"] [Round "7.1"] [White "Rapport, Richard"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C42"] [WhiteElo "2764"] [BlackElo "2766"] [PlyCount "86"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8. c4 c6 9. Qb3 Bg4 10. Bxe4 dxe4 11. Ng5 Be7 12. Nxe4 Qxd4 13. Qxb7 Qxe4 14. Qxa8 Bh3 15. gxh3 Qg6+ 16. Kh1 Qe4+ 17. Kg1 Qg6+ 18. Kh1 Qe4+ 19. f3 Qd3 20. Kg2 Qg6+ 21. Kh1 Qd3 22. Nd2 Qd7 23. Ne4 Na6 24. Qxf8+ Bxf8 25. Bf4 Qxh3 26. Rad1 h6 27. Bg3 Nc5 28. Rfe1 Ne6 29. a3 h5 30. Rd3 Qf5 31. b4 h4 32. Bb8 Ng5 33. Rde3 Nxe4 34. fxe4 Qf2 35. h3 Be7 36. Bh2 Bg5 37. Bg1 Qd2 38. R3e2 Qd3 39. Be3 Bf6 40. Bxa7 Qxh3+ 41. Kg1 Qg3+ 42. Kf1 h3 43. Bg1 Bh4 0-1 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.26"] [Round "8.2"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Ding, Liren"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C47"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2806"] [PlyCount "74"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. d4 exd4 5. Nxd4 Bb4 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. Bd3 d5 8. exd5 O-O 9. O-O cxd5 10. Qf3 c6 11. Bg5 Bd6 12. Rae1 Rb8 13. Nd1 h6 14. Bxf6 Qxf6 15. Qxf6 gxf6 16. b3 f5 17. Ne3 f4 18. Nf5 Bxf5 19. Bxf5 Kg7 20. g3 Kf6 21. Bd3 h5 22. Kg2 Rh8 23. Kf3 fxg3 24. hxg3 h4 25. Rh1 hxg3 26. fxg3 a5 27. a4 Bb4 28. Ref1 Rxh1 29. Rxh1 Ke5 30. Rh4 Rg8 31. Rg4 Rxg4 32. Kxg4 f6 33. Kf3 f5 34. Ke2 Bc3 35. Kf3 Bb4 36. Ke2 Bc3 37. Kf3 Bb4 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.27"] [Round "9.3"] [White "Caruana, Fabiano"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C42"] [WhiteElo "2783"] [BlackElo "2766"] [PlyCount "80"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8. c4 c6 9. Re1 Bf5 10. Qb3 Qd7 11. Nh4 Be6 12. Qc2 Na6 13. a3 f5 14. cxd5 cxd5 15. Nc3 Rac8 16. f3 Be7 17. g3 Nd6 18. Qa4 Bf6 19. Qxd7 Bxd7 20. Nxd5 Bxd4+ 21. Kg2 Rce8 22. Bf4 Nc5 23. Ne7+ Kf7 24. Bxf5 Nxf5 25. Nhxf5 Bxf5 26. Nxf5 Rxe1 27. Rxe1 Nd3 28. Re4 Bxb2 29. Be3 Bxa3 30. Bxa7 Ra8 31. Bd4 Bf8 32. Re2 g6 33. Ne3 Rd8 34. Bb6 Rd6 35. Nc4 Rc6 36. Re4 Bg7 37. f4 Re6 38. Kf3 Ne1+ 39. Ke3 Nc2+ 40. Kf3 Ne1+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.29"] [Round "10.3"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Radjabov, Teimour"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "E06"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2753"] [PlyCount "74"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. g3 Be7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O dxc4 7. Qc2 b5 8. a4 Bb7 9. axb5 a6 10. Nc3 axb5 11. Rxa8 Bxa8 12. Nxb5 Bd5 13. Bf4 c5 14. dxc5 Qa5 15. Nc3 Qxc5 16. Be3 Qa5 17. Bd2 Ba8 18. Nd1 Qc5 19. Ne3 Rc8 20. Rc1 Bd5 21. Nxd5 Nxd5 22. Ne5 Nb6 23. Qe4 Bf6 24. Bc3 N8d7 25. Bd4 Qd6 26. Nxd7 Bxd4 27. Nxb6 Qxb6 28. e3 Bxb2 29. Rxc4 Qa6 30. Rxc8+ Qxc8 31. Qb7 Qxb7 32. Bxb7 g6 33. Kg2 Kg7 34. Ba8 Ba1 35. Bb7 Bb2 36. Ba8 Ba1 37. Bb7 Bb2 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.06.30"] [Round "11.2"] [White "Firouzja, Alireza"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C42"] [WhiteElo "2793"] [BlackElo "2766"] [PlyCount "70"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. c4 Nc6 6. d3 Nf6 7. d4 Be7 8. d5 Ne5 9. Nd4 O-O 10. Nc3 Bg4 11. f3 Bd7 12. Be2 c6 13. O-O cxd5 14. cxd5 Qb6 15. Kh1 Rac8 16. g4 h6 17. h4 Rfe8 18. g5 hxg5 19. hxg5 Nh5 20. Kg2 Ng6 21. f4 Nhxf4+ 22. Bxf4 Qxb2 23. Ne4 Rc4 24. Be3 Bxg5 25. Rb1 Qxa2 26. Ra1 Rxd4 27. Rxa2 Rxd1 28. Bxd1 Bxe3 29. Nxd6 Re7 30. Bb3 Bc5 31. Nxb7 Bb6 32. Bc4 Re3 33. Kh1 Bh3 34. Rc1 Bf5 35. Bf1 Be4+ 0-1 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.07.01"] [Round "12.4"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Nakamura, Hikaru"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C67"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2760"] [PlyCount "28"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. O-O Nxe4 5. d4 Nd6 6. dxe5 Nxb5 7. a4 Nbd4 8. Nxd4 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 d5 10. exd6 Qxd6 11. Qe4+ Qe6 12. Qd4 Qd6 13. Qe4+ Qe6 14. Qd4 Qd6 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.07.03"] [Round "13.1"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Rapport, Richard"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B67"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2764"] [PlyCount "67"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 a6 8. O-O-O Bd7 9. Nxc6 Bxc6 10. f3 h6 11. Bf4 d5 12. Qe1 Bb4 13. a3 Bxc3 14. Qxc3 O-O 15. Be5 Rc8 16. Bxf6 Qxf6 17. Qxf6 gxf6 18. exd5 Bxd5 19. Rd4 f5 20. Bd3 Bc6 21. Rd1 Kg7 22. Be2 Kf6 23. Rh4 Kg5 24. g3 Rfd8 25. Rhd4 Rxd4 26. Rxd4 e5 27. f4+ exf4 28. Rxf4 Be4 29. c3 Rd8 30. Bd1 Rd7 31. Bc2 Re7 32. Bd1 Rd7 33. Bc2 Re7 34. Bd1 1/2-1/2 [Event "FIDE Candidates 2022"] [Site "Madrid ESP"] [Date "2022.07.04"] [Round "14.4"] [White "Duda, Jan-Krzysztof"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C43"] [WhiteElo "2750"] [BlackElo "2766"] [PlyCount "95"] [EventDate "2022.06.17"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. d4 Nxe4 4. dxe5 d5 5. Nbd2 Qd7 6. Bd3 Nc5 7. Be2 Ne6 8. O-O Be7 9. Re1 O-O 10. Nf1 c5 11. Bd3 Rd8 12. Ng3 g6 13. c3 Nc6 14. h4 c4 15. Bc2 a5 16. h5 Ra6 17. Be3 d4 18. cxd4 Ncxd4 19. Ne4 Nxf3+ 20. Qxf3 Nd4 21. Bxd4 Qxd4 22. Rad1 Qxb2 23. hxg6 hxg6 24. Rxd8+ Bxd8 25. Nd6 Be6 26. Bxg6 fxg6 27. Qe4 Kg7 28. Rb1 Bd5 29. Rxb2 Bxe4 30. Nxe4 Rb6 31. Rxb6 Bxb6 32. Kf1 Bd4 33. Nd6 Bxe5 34. Nxc4 Bc7 35. Ke2 Kf6 36. Kd3 Ke6 37. Ke4 b5 38. Na3 b4 39. Nc4 a4 40. f4 b3 41. axb3 axb3 42. g4 Kf6 43. f5 gxf5+ 44. gxf5 Bb8 45. Kd3 Kxf5 46. Nd6+ Bxd6 47. Kc3 b2 48. Kxb2 1/2-1/2