Baku, October 1, AZERTAC
Russian grandmaster Peter Svidler has emerged victorious over his compatriot Sergei Karyakin in the first game of the World Cup Baku Open tournament final.
Svidler, who played with white, won after the 29th move.
The second game of the final will be played on October 2.
If the winner is not be determined after four parties the two will play a tie-break.