Vladimir Kramnik defeated Teimour Radjabov 2 : 0 in the second set of the five minutes Blitz tie breaker to advance in the semi-final round of the FIDE Candidate Matches . The first set of the Blitz tie breaker ended in a 1 : 1 all draw with both player winning with the White pieces.
Earlier they draw all of their four games in the 30 minutes Rapid tie breaker. The standard game also ended in a 2 : 2 with all the games drawn.
4 games Rapid tie breaker
Game 5 Kramnik - Radjabov draw QGD , 77 moves
Game 6 Radjabov - Kramnik draw QGD , 39 moves
Game 7 Kramnik - Radjabov draw QGD , 25 moves
Game 8 Radjabov - Kramnik draw QGD ,Bf4 variations 23 moves
1st set 5 minutes Blitz tie breaker
Game 9 Radjabov - Kramnik 1-0 Ruy Lopez Berlin Defense 45 moves
Game 10 Kramnik - Radjabov 1 -0 English Opening 80 moves
2 nd set 5 minutes Blitz tie breaker
Game 11 Kramnik - Radjabov 1-0 KID 63 moves
Game 12 Radjabov - Kramnik 0 - 1 Ruy Lopez Berlin Defense 65 moves
Alexander Grischuk won against Levon Aronian in their four games Rapid tie breaker 2.5 : 1.5. With Grischuk winning the 1st and the 4th game to advance to the semi final . Their standard game resulted n a 2: 2 draw , with all four games ending in a draw.
Four games Rapid tie breaker
Game 5 Aronian - Grischuk 0-1 Symmetrical English 47 moves
Game 6 Grischuk - Aronian 0 -1 Semi-Slav 72 moves
Game 7 Aronian - Grischuk draw Symmetrical English 61 moves
Game 8 Grischuk - Aronian 1 - 0 QGD Bf4 variations 49 moves
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