Classical World Chess Championship
Kramnik vs Leko

(from the official site: Kramnik and Leko)

Players NAT ELO G01 G02 G03 G04 G05 G06 G07 G08 G09 G10 G11 G12 G13 G14 Total
Kramnik Vladimir RUS 2770 1 1/2 1/2 1/2 0 1/2 1/2 0 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 7.0
Leko Peter HUN 2741 0 1/2 1/2 1/2 1 1/2 1/2 1 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 7.0

The Classical World Chess Championship at Centro Dannemann (Brissago/Switzerland) between titleholder Vladimir Kramnik (Russia) and Peter Leko (Hungary) started on 25th of September 2004.

The Classical World Chess Championship took place at the Centro Dannemann in Brissago of Switzerland between 25th of September and 18th of October 2004. A total of 14 games was played under classical time controls.

The chess coaches of the two participants in this Championship were all well-known and successful International Grandmasters:

for World Chess Champion Vladimir Kramnik (Moscow/Russia, born 25 June 1975):
Grandmaster Evgeny Bareev (Russia) born 21 November 1966
Grandmaster Miguel Illescas (Spain) born 13 December 1965
Grandmaster Peter Svidler (Russia) born 17 June 1976

for Challenger for the World Chess Championship Peter Leko (Szeged/Hungary, born 8 September 1979)
Grandmaster Vladimir Akopian (Armenia) born 17 December 1971
Grandmaster Arshak Petrosyan (Armenia) born 16 December 1953
Grandmaster Vladislav Tkachiev (Russia) born 9 November 1973

 

In the photos: (from the official site: 1. Kramnik receive the prize from Mr. Hans Leusen)