Caruana Continues Unbelievable Winning Streak

GM Fabiano Caruana has consecutively defeated all five of his elite opponents in the 2014 Sinquefield Cup, and now holds a two-and-a-half point lead over the rest of the field entering the rest day.

Space Advantage: Caruana Opens Up Two-Point Lead in Sinquefield Cup

GM Fabiano Caruana has won each of his first four games of the 2014 Sinquefield Cup -- including against the World's No. 1 and No. 2 players -- and now enjoys a comfortable lead over the strongest-ever field.

Caruana Commanding, Scalps World Champ to Stay Perfect

GM Fabiano, currently the World's No. 2 by live rating, took down the World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen in Saint Louis, MO on Friday to stay perfect through three rounds.
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Caruana Stays Perfect After Two Rounds of Sinquefield Cup

Italian GM Fabiano Caruana has now defeated the World's Nos. 8 and 9 players in the first two rounds of the 2014 Sinquefield Cup. The wins have pushed Caruana's rating to its highest ever, and his rank to world second-best.
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Caruana Reaches Peak, Knocks Down Topalov in First Round

World No. 8 GM Veselin Topalov only saw frustration against No. 3 GM Fabiano Caruana. The American-born Italian notched the first win of the 2014 Sinquefield Cup, elevating his rating to best-ever status.

Tournament

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The 2014 Sinquefield Cup takes place from August 27 - September 7. Six of the top-ten Grandmasters in the world will create the strongest chess tournament in history!

Players

Hikaru Nakamura

Get familiar with six of the world's elite who combine for the strongest chess tournament in history. Who will hoist the 2014 Sinquefield Cup?

Live

Catch live commentary of the 2014 Sinquefield Cup, hosted by a legendary team of International Grandmasters. Rounds begin daily at 2 p.m. CT.