Kramnik Wins, Becomes Undisputed Champion

Vladimir Kramnik, the “classical” champion, won game 4 of the game/25+10 playoff to become the undisputed chess champion of the world. The 12-round regular match ended in a tie yesterday, but Veselin Topalov, the FIDE champion, had gotten 1 point by forfeit. All match games have been posted. Click for Chessbase report.

Final standing

 Player

Rating

1

2


3

4

5

6

7


8

9

10

11

12


 Tot. 

 Perf. 
 Veselin Topalov

2813

0

0

½

½

(1)


½

½

1

1

0

½

½


6.0

2702 
 Vladimir Kramnik

2743

1

1


½

½

(0)


½

½

0

0

1

½

½

6.0

2844 

Tiebreaks results

 Player

Rating


R1

R2

R3

R4

B1


B2

Ar

 Tot. 
 Veselin Topalov

2813
 Â½  0  1  0      

2.5
 Vladimir Kramnik

2743
 ½  1  0  1      

3.5

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