On Saturday Etienne Bacrot won the second Karpov Trophy in Cap d’Agde, France. The French grandmaster beat last year’s winner Anatoly Karpov 2-0 in the blitz, after both rapid games had ended in a draw. On Friday Karpov had eliminated Mariya Muzychuk, while Bacrot defeated last year’s finalist Vassily Ivanchuk.

Etienne Bacrot wins in Cap d’Agde | Images courtesy of Europe-Echecs