According the the rules of the Zurich Chess Challenge 2014 the winner of a classical game earns 2 points for the overall standings, in case of a draw each player earns 1 point and the loser 0 points.

The rankings of each section were determined by:

  1. Total points
  2. Sonneborn-Berger
  3. Number of wins
  4. Number of wins with black
  5. Result of the direct encounter
  6. Ranking in Blitz

If the overall 1st place is tied, then an Armageddon Blitz game (white 5mins, black 4mins) is held to determine the overall winner.

Tiebreak

Armageddon tiebreak game between the two tied leaders, Anand and Nakamura. White was given five minutes, black four. White had to win in order to win the tournament.

Round 1 - Armageddon, February 19th
Anand, Viswanathan
-
Nakamura, Hikaru
0:1

Combined

Combined after Round 5
Rk
Name
ELO
Pts
SB
1.
Anand, Viswanathan (IND)
2797
9.0
20.75
2.
Nakamura, Hikaru (USA)
2776
9.0
18.50
3.
Kramnik, Vladimir (RUS)
2783
8.5
20.25
4.
Aronian, Levon (ARM)
2777
7.0
15.75
5.
Karjakin, Sergey (RUS)
2760
6.0
16.00
6.
Caruana, Fabiano (ITA)
2811
5.5
12.50

Classical

Classical after Round 5
Rk
Name
ELO
Pts
SB
1.
Anand, Viswanathan (IND)
2797
7.0
16.5
2.
Nakamura, Hikaru (USA)
2776
6.0
12.5
3.
Kramnik, Vladimir (RUS)
2783
5.0
12.5
4.
Karjakin, Sergey (RUS)
2760
4.0
10.0
 
Caruana, Fabiano (ITA)
2811
4.0
10.0
6.
Aronian, Levon (ARM)
2777
4.0
9.5

Crosstable Classical
Rk
Name
1
2
3
4
5
6
Pt
SB
1
Anand, Viswanathan
**
2
1
1
1
2
7.0
16.50
2
Nakamura, Hikaru
0
**
1
2
2
1
6.0
12.50
3
Kramnik, Vladimir
1
1
**
1
1
1
5.0
12.50
4
Karjakin, Sergey
1
0
1
**
1
1
4.0
10.00
5
Caruana, Fabiano
1
0
1
1
**
1
4.0
10.00
6
Aronian, Levon
0
1
1
1
1
**
4.0
9.50

Rapid

Rapid after Round 5
Rk
Name
ELO
Pts
SB
1.
Kramnik, Vladimir (RUS)
2783
3.5
7.75
2.
Aronian, Levon (ARM)
2777
3.0
6.25
3.
Nakamura, Hikaru (USA)
2776
3.0
6.00
4.
Karjakin, Sergey (RUS)
2760
2.0
6.00
5.
Anand, Viswanathan (IND)
2797
2.0
4.25
6.
Caruana, Fabiano (ITA)
2811
1.5
2.50


Crosstable Rapid
Rk
Name
1
2
3
4
5
6
Pt
SB
1
Kramnik, Vladimir
**
1
1
0
0.5
1
3.5
7.75
2
Aronian, Levon
0
**
0.5
1
1
0.5
3.0
6.25
3
Nakamura, Hikaru
0
0.5
**
0.5
1
1
3.0
6.00
4
Karjakin, Sergey
1
0
0.5
**
0.5
0
2.0
6.00
5
Anand, Viswanathan
0.5
0
0
0.5
**
1
2.0
4.25
6
Caruana, Fabiano
0
0.5
0
1
0
**
1.5
2.50

Veterans

Veterans after Round 4
Rk
Name
ELO
Pts
SB
1.
Korchnoi, Viktor (SUI)
2499
2.0
4.0
 
Uhlmann, Wolfgang (GER)
2326
2.0
4.0

Blitz

Blitz after Round 5
Rk
Name
ELO
Pts
SB
1.
Aronian, Levon (ARM)
2777
4.0
8.75
2.
Caruana, Fabiano (ITA)
2811
3.5
6.75
3.
Anand, Viswanathan (IND)
2797
3.5
5.75
4.
Nakamura, Hikaru (USA)
2776
2.0
3.25
5.
Kramnik, Vladimir (RUS)
2783
1.0
3.00
6.
Karjakin, Sergey (RUS)
2760
1.0
1.00

Crosstable Blitz
Rk
Name
1
2
3
4
5
6
Pt
SB
1
Aronian, Levon
**
0.5
1
1
0.5
1
4.0
8.75
2
Caruana, Fabiano
0.5
**
0.5
0.5
1
1
3.5
6.75
3
Anand, Viswanathan
0
0.5
**
1
1
1
3.5
5.75
4
Nakamura, Hikaru
0
0.5
0
**
0.5
1
2.0
3.25
5
Kramnik, Vladimir
0.5
0
0
0.5
**
0
1.0
3.00
6
Karjakin, Sergey
0
0
0
0
1
**
1.0
1.00