2017 Ch Showdown / Carlsen-Ding Rnds 19-30 / Final

 

 

 

The last day of the Carlsen vs Ding match was twelve games of five minute chess.  Carlsen dominated throughout.

 

Carlsen/Ding
Draw
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Ding
Carlsen
Draw
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Draw
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Draw
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Ding vs Carlsen / Round 20

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nc3 d6 6. Nf3 c6 7. O-O Bf5 8. Ne1 Be6 9. d5 cxd5 10. cxd5 Bd7 11. Be3 a5 12. Bd4 Na6 13. Nd3 b5 14. a3 b4 15. axb4 Nxb4 16. Qd2 Rb8 17. Nxb4 Rxb4 18. e3 Qb8 19. Ne2 a4 20. Bc3 Rb5 21. Nd4 Rxd5 22. Bxd5 Nxd5 23. Rfc1 Qb7 24. Ne2 Nxc3 25. Nxc3 Rb8 26. Nd5 Bxb2 27. Rc7 Qxc7 28. Nxc7 Bxa1 29. Nd5 Kf8 30. Qa5 Bc6 31. Nb4 Bc3 32. Qc7 Rxb4 33. Qxc6 Bf6 34. Qa8+ Kg7 35. Qa5 Rb1+ 36. Kg2 Ra1 37. f4 a3 38. e4 Bb2 39. Qb4 Re1 40. Qb3 Rxe4 41. Kf3 Re1 42. h4 h5 43. Qc4 e6 44. Qb3 d5 45. Qa2 Ra1 46. Qb3 Rc1 47. Kg2 Rc3 48. Qa4 Rc4 49. Qa7 Rc2+ 50. Kf3 d4 51. Qa5 d3 52. Qa4 Rc1 53. Qb4 Rc8 54. g4 hxg4+ 55. Kxg4 Rd8 56. Qd2 Bf6 57. h5 a2 0-1

 

Carlsen vs Ding / Round 21

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. Nge2 Nf6 4. g3 Nc6 5. Bg2 g6 6. d3 Bg7 7. O-O O-O 8. h3 e6 9. Be3 b6 10. Qd2 d5 11. Bh6 Bxh6 12. Qxh6 Nd4 13. exd5 Nxe2+ 14. Nxe2 exd5 15. Rfe1 Bb7 16. g4 Re8 17. Ng3 Qd6 18. g5 Rxe1+ 19. Rxe1 Re8 20. Rxe8+ Nxe8 21. Nf1 Bc8 22. Qh4 d4 23. Qg3 Be6 24. a3 Kg7 25. Nd2 Qxg3 26. fxg3 Nd6 27. Kf2 Nf5 28. Nf1 f6 29. gxf6+ Kxf6 30. g4 Nd6 31. Nd2 h5 32. gxh5 gxh5 33. Kg3 Nf5+ 34. Kf4 Ne3 35. Bf3 h4 36. Ne4+ Ke7 37. Ng5 Nxc2 38. Nxe6 Kxe6 39. Kg5 Ke5 40. Kxh4 Kf4 41. Bc6 Ne1 42. Bb5 Ke3 43. Kg5 Nxd3 44. h4 Nf4 45. Kf5 Kf3 46. Bc6+ Kg3 47. Bb5 Kf3 48. Bc6+ Ke3 49. Bb5 Nh5 50. Kg5 Ng3 51. Kg4 Ne4 52. h5 Nf6+ 53. Kg5 Nxh5 54. Kxh5 d3 55. Kg4 d2 56. Ba4 Ke2 57. Kf4 d1=Q 0-1

 

Ding vs Carlsen / Round 22

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. Nc3 e6 4. g3 b6 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. O-O a6 7. Re1 d6 8. e4 Be7 9. d4 cxd4 10. Nxd4 Qc7 11. Be3 Nbd7 12. Rc1 Rc8 13. f4 Qb8 14. g4 h5 15. g5 Ng4 16. g6 Rxc4 17. gxf7+ Kxf7 18. Bf1 Nxe3 19. Rxe3 Rxd4 20. Qxd4 b5 21. Rg3 Bf6 22. e5 Bd8 23. Ne4 Bb6 0-1

 

Ding vs Carlsen / Round 24

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. e4 d6 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Be2 e6 8. Nd2 Re8 9. O-O Na6 10. f3 Nc7 11. a4 Na6 12. Ndb1 Nh5 13. Be3 e5 14. Na3 f5 15. Nc2 Nf4 16. exf5 gxf5 17. Qd2 Nb4 18. Bd1 Nbd3 19. Ne1 Nb4 20. Nc2 Bd7 21. Nxb4 cxb4 22. Ne2 Rc8 23. b3 a5 24. Nxf4 exf4 25. Bd4 Qg5 26. Bxg7 Qxg7 27. Bc2 Re3 28. Rae1 Rce8 29. Rxe3 fxe3 30. Qe2 f4 31. Rd1 b6 32. Kf1 Qh6 33. Kg1 Qf6 34. g4 h5 35. gxh5 Re5 36. Kh1 Rxh5 37. Rg1+ Rg5 38. Rxg5+ Qxg5 39. Qd3 Kf8 40. Qd4 e2 41. Qf2 Qe5 42. Qe1 Bh3 43. Bb1 Qc3 0-1

 

Ding vs Carlsen / Round 26

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. e4 d6 6. Nge2 O-O 7. Ng3 a6 8. a4 h5 9. Be2 e5 10. Bg5 Qe8 11. Qd2 Nbd7 12. O-O Nh7 13. Bh6 h4 14. Bxg7 Kxg7 15. Nh1 f5 16. exf5 gxf5 17. f4 Qg6 18. Nf2 e4 19. a5 Ndf6 20. Ncd1 Rb8 21. b4 cxb4 22. Qxb4 Nd7 23. Ne3 b6 24. Rfb1 Qf6 25. axb6 Rxb6 26. Qd2 Rxb1+ 27. Rxb1 Nc5 28. Rb6 Bd7 29. g3 hxg3 30. hxg3 Kh8 31. Kg2 Rg8 32. Nfd1 Qf8 33. Nf1 Nf6 34. Nde3 Qe7 35. Qd4 Kh7 36. Qd2 Ra8 37. Rb1 a5 38. g4 fxg4 39. Ng3 a4 40. Rh1+ Kg8 41. Qd4 Nb3 42. Qc3 Nc5 43. Ngf5 Bxf5 44. Nxf5 Qf8 45. Rh6 Ncd7 46. c5 a3 47. Rg6+ Kf7 48. Rg7+ Qxg7 49. Nxg7 Kxg7 50. c6 a2 51. cxd7 a1=Q 52. Qxa1 Rxa1 53. d8=Q Ra2 54. Kf2 g3+ 55. Ke3 g2 56. Qe7+ Kg6 57. f5+ Kxf5 58. Qg7 Nxd5+ 59. Kd4 Rxe2 60. Kxd5 Rd2+ 61. Kc4 e3 62. Qf7+ Ke4 63. Qg6+ Kf3 64. Qf5+ Ke2 65. Qg4+ Kf2 66. Qf4+ Ke2 67. Qg4+ Ke1 68. Qg3+ Rf2 69. Qxe3+ Re2 70. Qg3+ Kf1 71. Qf3+ Ke1 72. Qg3+ Kd1 73. Kd3 Rd2+ 74. Ke3 Re2+ 75. Kf3 Rd2 76. Ke3 Kc2 77. Ke4 d5+ 78. Ke3 Rd3+ 0-1

 

Ding vs Carlsen / Round 28

1. d4 g6 2. c4 Bg7 3. Nc3 c5 4. d5 d6 5. e4 Nf6 6. Nge2 O-O 7. Ng3 a6 8. a4 h5 9. Be2 e5 10. Bg5 Qe8 11. Qd2 Nbd7 12. a5 Nh7 13. Bh6 Rb8 14. Bxh5 Bxh6 15. Qxh6 b6 16. Bd1 bxa5 17. b3 Qd8 18. h4 Ndf6 19. Qd2 Bd7 20. Nf1 a4 21. bxa4 Rb4 22. Ne3 Qa5 23. f3 Qb6 24. a5 Qb7 25. Ra2 Nh5 26. Ne2 Rb8 27. g4 Nf4 28. Nxf4 exf4 29. Ng2 Rxc4 30. Nxf4 Rd4 31. Qc2 Qb4+ 32. Kf2 c4 33. Ne2 Rd3 34. Nf4 Rb3 35. Be2 c3 36. Kg3 Qd4 37. Nd3 Nf6 38. Rd1 Bxg4 39. fxg4 Nxe4+ 40. Kg2 Rb2 41. Ra4 Qe3 0-1

 

Carlsen vs Ding / Round 29

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. b3 Bg7 4. Bb2 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. d4 c5 7. c4 Qa5+ 8. Bc3 Qc7 9. Nbd2 Re8 10. O-O e5 11. d5 e4 12. Ng5 Bf5 13. Bxf6 Bxf6 14. Ngxe4 Bxa1 15. Qxa1 Bxe4 16. Nxe4 Nd7 17. f4 Re7 18. g4 Rae8 19. Ng3 b5 20. e4 bxc4 21. bxc4 Qa5 22. Qc1 Nf6 23. e5 dxe5 24. f5 Nxg4 25. Qg5 e4 26. d6 Re5 27. Qxg4 Qc3 28. fxg6 hxg6 29. d7 Rd8 30. Nxe4 Qd4+ 31. Kh1 Kg7 32. Nf6 Qxg4 33. Nxg4 Rg5 34. Nf6 Rf5 35. Rxf5 gxf5 36. Ne8+ Kf8 37. Bc6 Ke7 38. h4 Rb8 39. h5 Rb4 40. Nd6 1-0

 

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