Anish Giri surged at the right time while Nakamura lost his final 3 games and Morozevich scored 1 draw in the final 2 games. His draw against Caruana in the final round gave him the 2012 Reggio Emilia title.

Final round results

Vitiugov, Nikita – Morozevich, Alexander 1-0
Ivanchuk, Vassily – Nakamura, Hikaru 1-0
Giri, Anish – Caruana, Fabiano ½

Final standings

1. Giri, Anish g NED 2714 16
2-4. Morozevich, Alexander g RUS 2762 15
2-4. Nakamura, Hikaru g USA 2758 15
2-4. Caruana, Fabiano g ITA 2727 15
5. Ivanchuk, Vassily g UKR 2775 12
6. Vitiugov, Nikita g RUS 2729 8
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