Magnus Carlsen is making it 2/2 with his exciting win over Fire on Board Alexei Shirov. Morozevich after a long layoff, is back with a vengeance. He recently won the Russian Higher League and in this round took down the French #1 player, Vachier-Lagrave, with Black.

Round 2 results

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave 0-1 Alexander Morozevich
Magnus Carlsen 1-0 Alexei Shirov
Fabiano Caruana 1/2 Yannick Pelletier

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