22 July 2012, Kuala Lumpur – At the end of the ninth round of the Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting, Fabiano Caruana emerged as the Champion after beating Mateusz Bartel of Poland. Caruana scored 6.0 points.
In second place was Sergey Karjakin of Russia with 6.0 points also but a lower tie-break points. Karjakin beat Gustafsson of Germany.
Final Round Results (round 9):
Official website: http://www.sparkassen-chess-meeting.de/2012/tabelle.html
(Photos from official website, Georgios Souleidis)