Gata Kamsky
road through the World Cup

http://www.worldchesscup2005.com/main.asp
 

1st Round - wins his match against Yun Zhao of China - 1.5 - 0.5

2nd Round - wins his match against Dimitry Bocharov of Russia - 3 - 1

3rd Round - wins his match against Ilia Smirin of Israel - 3.5- 1.5.

4th Round - losses his match against Alexander Grischuk of Russia - 1.5 - 0.5 - 

5th Round - wins his match against Konstantin Sakaev of Russia - 1.5 - 0.5

6th Round - wins his match against Francisco Vallejos-Pons of Span - 3.5-2.5

7th Round - wins his match against Magnus Carlsen of Norway - 3 - 1

Gata secured 9th place and will play a candidate matches against Bacrot in 2006.