Rounds
Players 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Tot.
Carlsen 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 2 1/2
Karjakin 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 2 1/2
Points
Carlsen 2 1/2
Karjakin 2 1/2
  • Race to 6.5 points: Carlsen 38.5%
  • Race to 6.5 points: Karjakin 38.5%

The fifth game ended with a draw. Carlsen had the upper hand for a long time, but made a big mistake and was about to lose the game. Finally Carlsen managed to rescue a draw. Games 6 and 7 plays Carlsen with black pieces. If Carlsen avoids losing those games, there is a good chance that he remains Chess World Champion.

World Chess Championship Round 12 – Carlsen vs. Karjakin

World Chess Championship Round 12 – Carlsen vs. Karjakin

Game 12 ended in a draw very quickly, 30 moves in 35 minutes. This is kind of unheard of that Magnus Carlsen not trying to win. He just went for the quickest draw possible. Many fans was disappointed in this game. The final round when there will be only one winner...
World Chess Championship Round 9 – Carlsen vs. Karjakin

World Chess Championship Round 9 – Carlsen vs. Karjakin

Rounds Players 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Tot. Carlsen 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 0 1/2 4 Karjakin 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1 1/2 5 Points Carlsen 4 Karjakin 5 Race to 6.5 points: Carlsen 61.5% Race to 6.5 points: Karjakin 76.9% [Event "Chess World...
World Chess Championship Round 8 – Carlsen vs. Karjakin

World Chess Championship Round 8 – Carlsen vs. Karjakin

Sergey Karjakin won this crazy game. Magnus Carlsen made many mistakes in this game. The biggest was Qe6 in move 51. Carlsen gave up the game a couple moves later when he released the mistake that gave Karjakin check mate possibility. Magnus Carlsen got so upset that...