:: XIX Ciudad de Leon

Final, 11.06.2006
Game 1: Topalov, Veselin - Anand, Viswanathan 1/2
Game 2: Anand, Viswanathan - Topalov, Veselin 1-0
Game 3: Topalov, Veselin - Anand, Viswanathan 1/2
Game 4: Anand, Viswanathan - Topalov, Veselin 1/2
Total: Viswanathan Anand - Veselin Topalov 2.5 - 1.5

Semi Final 2, 10.06.2006

Game 1: Topalov, Veselin - Vallejo Pons, Francisco 1-0
Game 2: Vallejo Pons, Francisco - Topalov, Veselin 0-1
Game 3: Topalov, Veselin - Vallejo Pons, Francisco 1/2
Game 4: Vallejo Pons, Francisco - Topalov, Veselin 1-0
Total: Veselin Topalov - Paco Vallejo 2.5 - 1.5

Semi Final 1, 09.06.2006
Game 1: Bruzon, Lazaro - Anand, Viswanathan 1/2
Game 2: Anand, Viswanathan - Bruzon, Lazaro 1/2
Game 3: Bruzon, Lazaro - Anand, Viswanathan 1/2
Game 4: Anand, Viswanathan - Bruzon, Lazaro 1/2
Game 5: Bruzon, Lazaro - Anand, Viswanathan 1-0
Game 6: Anand, Viswanathan - Bruzon, Lazaro 1-0
Game 7: Bruzon, Lazaro - Anand, Viswanathan 1/2
Game 8: Anand, Viswanathan - Bruzon, Lazaro 1-0
Total: Viswanathan Anand - Lazaro Bruzon 4.5 - 3.5

The XIX Ciudad de Leon Chess Tournament took place between the 8th and 12th of June 2006 at the Junta de Castilla y León building in Leon, Spain. Veselin Topalov, Viswanathan Anand, Vallejo Pons, Francisco and Lazaro Bruzon competed in a knock-out event (2 semi-finals and a final) of four game rapid matches and tie-break blitz games (if necessary to decide the winner). Viswanathan Anand is the winner of the event after beating Veselin Topalov in the final 2.5 - 1.5.  

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