NEW DELHI: World champion and five-time winner Viswanathan Anand finished tied fourth in the 72nd Corus chess tournament at Wijk aan Zee, near Amsterdam, on Sunday.
Top seed Magnus Carlsen took the title with 8.5 points.
The results (13th round, Indians unless stated): Group ‘A’: Loek van Wely (Ned, 5) drew with Viswanathan Anand (7.5); Magnus Carlsen (Nor, 8.5) drew with Fabiano Caruana (Ita, 5.5); Vassily Kramnik (Rus, 8) drew with Sergey Karjakin (Rus, 7); Alexei Shirov (Esp, 8) drew with Leinier Dominguez (Cub, 6.5); Vassily Ivanchuk (Ukr, 7) drew with Peter Leko (Hun, 6.5); Nigel Short (Eng, 5) drew with Jan Smeets (Ned, 4.5); Hikaru Nakamura (USA, 7.5) bt Sergey Tiviakov (Ned, 4.5).
Group ‘B’: Parimarjan Negi (6.5) drew with Anish Giri (Ned, 9); P. Hari Krishna (6.5) drew with Tomi Nyback (Fin, 5); Arkadij Naiditsch (Ger, 8.5) bt Erwin LAmi (Ned, 7.5); Dimitri Reinderman (Ned, 5) drew with Ni Hua (Chn, 8); Wesley So (Phi, 7.5) drew with Anna Muzychuk (Slo, 5.5); Varuzhan Akobian (USA, 4.5) bt David Howell (Eng, 6); Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu (Rou, 5.5) drew with Emil Sutovsky (Isr, 6).
Group ‘C’: Abhijeet Gupta (8.5) bt Ray Robson (USA, 7.5); Li Chao (Chn, 10) bt Peng Zhaoqin (Ned, 5); Daniele Vocaturo (Ita, 8) bt Soumya Swaminathan (3); Robin van Kampen (Ned, 8) bt Stefan Kuipers (Ned, 6); Nils Grandelius (Swe, 6) lost to Robin Swinkels (Ned, 7.5); Sjoerd Plukkel (Ned, 3) drew with Benjamin Bok (Ned, 7); Kjetil Lie (Nor, 5.5) lost to Anna Muzychuk (Slo, 6).